Category Archives: A View Off The Porch

Flames of Destruction

Fire . . . it’s one of those great equalizers.  It doesn’t care who you are, what you have, who you know.  It tears through everything, leaving total destruction in its path.  On September 4, through and act of juvinelle … Continue reading

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Wanderlust – The Sandias

Traveling the desert southwest of the United States; for me there is nothing that soothes the wanderlust beast as easily as seeing these magnificent mountains.  And thankfully in just over two weeks I will be gazing upon their beauty once … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – Oregon Coast

It’s been such a long time since Poncho and I have made any trips off the estate.  Last week we finally had an opportunity to do so when we visited some friends in the Waldport area of the central Oregon … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – In The Rut

I haven’t had the opportunity to take many photos in the last several months with us being so busy doing property clean-up and my camera frankly getting very tired and unreliable.  But over the past couple days I have been … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – Coming Home

When I imagined doing this post, I thought about how to tell about all the trials and tribulations Poncho and I went through to get back into our home.  But now that we are here, all those issues just seem … Continue reading

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Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge – Alive

This week’s challenge is to ponder what it means to be ‘Alive’.  Even with all my faults and complaints, I have to admit this ride called life has been a hoot.  Am very curious to see how it all turns … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – Dougan Falls

It’s been quite some time since I’ve been able to do a View Of The Porch post.  We have been busy with chores, visiting friends, and life in general.  The day after Christmas found us (read me) bored and a … Continue reading

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Seasons Turn

I was able to get out for a walk today.  While overcast and 45 F it was at least not raining.  It has been about a week and a half since I’ve gotten out.  As always I brought my camera.  … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – Mount St. Helens

Tuesdays are my chores and errands day.  And yesterday was no different in that respect.  I got my laundry done, went to the post office, got a few groceries, but no library this week.  On my way back home I … Continue reading

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The Joy of Fallen Leaves

Another beautiful day here in the Pacific Northwest.  Autumn just doesn’t get any better than this.  We have had about two weeks of dry sunny weather. Today on my walk I was taken by all of the leaves that have … Continue reading

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