Prost! :: Portland

7/15-17 – Chicago

I went through the greatest city in the US: Chicago.  It really makes me want to grab up all my things and move up to the city.  I love the architecture, the neighborhoods, and just the laid back vibe that is nearly impossible in other major metropolitan cities.   I met up with Aaron and Brooke and … Continue reading

Biergarten :: San Francisco

Wunderbar-ly simple!

7/12-7/14 – Kansas, Missouri and the Windshield Worry

On my way to the St. Louis area, Kat, her brother and dog were kind enough to give me respite for the night in Overland Park, Kansas. We ate chinese food, drank margaritas and played 64!  Good times! But 2 days earlier, a stray piece of gravel shot up into my windshield from a semi-truck … Continue reading

7/11 – Guernsey State Park campsite

I found this great little state park in Wyoming.  Save for one traveling couple, I think I was the only person who camped there that night. I was able to secure a campsite with my own private cove!  It was quite peaceful. But, I wasn’t completely alone.  I never saw the raccoon (I assume) or … Continue reading