Second month back in Portland.
Life is good, I just said goodbye to summer on Sunday, today was the first day I would consider fall.
To pumpkin season!
(1) Mt. Hood from Mt. Tabor Park (2) shots through a disposable camera lens on Sauvie Island (3) Bagheera hanging out on my dresser (4) veggie hash with eggs and local cherry tomatoes (5) plums from a neighbor's garden (6) challah french toast with marionberry sauce from Waves of Grain 2250 E Burnside St. Portland, OR 97214 (7) new friends (8) sandwich and Crater Lake orange cream soda at Cannon Beach on the Oregon Coast (9) our Cannon Beach adventure crew (10) Pacific Ocean (11) wandering the beach (12) chocolate peanut butter Tillamook ice cream (13) me and a roommates at a house bbq (14) house granola at Waves of Grain (15) Moultan Falls rope swinging and swimming (16) Moultan adventure group - see those leaves? First indication of fall (17) a beautiful day in Astoria (18) color contrast on stairs in Astoria (19) the last bounty of the Oregon berry season (20) the gift of many gardens after one of my runs (21) Dog Mountain Trailhead in Washington's Gorge (22) hazy days on top of the Gorge (23) jumping in joy with my lovely blogging friend Kylie from The Baking Bird (24) post-hike and trail run lunch at Roman Candle, the bianca pizza is SO good 3377 SE Division St. Portland, OR 97202 (25) awesome goat's cheese cheesecake with figs and red wine reduction from the same (26) fall forest in the Gorge (27) brunch for breakfast at Radio Room in NE Portland 1101 NE Alberta St. Portland, OR 97211 (28) enjoying the last real summer day on the Sandy River in Oxbow Regional Park