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Photos ~ Caucus Training for Obama

Feb. 2, 2008
Though we couldn't make it to see John Kerry stump yesterday for Obama Sarah and I got out for a bit this afternoon for caucus training. About 50 people...

Photos ~ First Lunch at Top of Tacoma Cafe

Feb. 4, 2008
After seeing a post earlier today about the lunchtime opening of the cafe side of Top of Tacoma [ map ] a gaggle of co-workers (a.k.a. local bloggers Cassioposa,...

Photos ~ Monkeyshines Ride Along

Feb. 7, 2008
I tagged along with Monkeyshines early this morning as they help kick off Chinese New Year in Tacoma. More than two hundred blown glass balls are now strewn about...

Photos ~ Democratic Caucusing in Tacoma (Proctor)

Feb. 9, 2008
We had a fantastic day out practicing a little democracy today. Sarah, myself, and thousands of other folks around Tacoma headed out to caucus. Ours was held in a...

Photos ~ "Dipper" Sculpture Installation (step 1)

Feb. 10, 2008
Hotel Murano is taking shape. The large iron frame is now in place and awaits being filled with blue glass. Already it looks stunning. The scale is impressive and...

Photos ~ Music and Glass at the Conservatory

Feb. 11, 2008
Sarah and I had the pleasure of getting over to the botanical conservatory yesterday to listen to some music and view some glass art. Our co-worker Joe Izenman played...

10 Years of Journaling/Blogging/Whatever-ing

Feb. 12, 2008
Where/who were you 10 years ago? I was a freshman starting his second semester in college at PLU. I just about got back together with my high school girlfriend...

Don't Overlook Upper Crust

Feb. 13, 2008
Because if you treat 21st and "I" Streets only as a freeway connecting the North End with downtown rather than a charming district of it's own (Bridge District anyone?)...

Photos ~ SinSational Valentine's Night

Feb. 15, 2008
There was only one way to get out and really have fun on Valentine's yesterday and that's the SinSational way. The lovely ladies of Equilibrium threw an art party...

Photos ~ Beautiful February Day Along Ruston Way

Feb. 17, 2008
It's great to see the Sun a little higher in the sky and be able to enjoy it a little on a day off. Sarah and I joined ensie...

Photos ~ Shot by Gavin (a.k.a. The Most Vain Entry Ever)

Feb. 19, 2008
For quite a while now my friend Gavin and I have been digital photo buddies. We both started with point-and-shoots and worked out way up to fancier DSLR equipment....

Photos ~ New Porch Roof (Day 1)

Feb. 21, 2008
Today and tomorrow I'm off from work to stay home. It's not really a vacation but more of a work party for one. Since move-in day the flat, tarred...

'Herban Cafe' Tasty Addition to Sixth Ave

Feb. 22, 2008
Normally I don't wait to share my food-related opinion but after two visits to Pinwheel Catering's Herban Cafe [ map ] I can't delay anymore. Sarah and I stopped...

Photos ~ Sunset from Chamber's Bay

Feb. 24, 2008
I was out Friday night at the Chamber's Bay golf course and was reminded just how stunning it is out there. Though not at all a golfer myself I...

The Home Improvement Reality Ratio

Feb. 25, 2008
I started a porch roof project last Thursday and I had every intention to be done Friday so I could enjoy the rest of my weekend. Not so. As...
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