Monthly Archives: July 2008

Sand in the City – Portland

Once a year they truck in loads of sand to Pioneer Courthouse Square in downtown Portland for an event called Yoshida’s “Sand In The City“.  I guess they have been doing this for over 13 years.  Its a fundraising event … Continue reading

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Hard to shoot horse’s …

… with a camera, that is.  Last weekend we went to a horse show, I guess, where they jump horses.   It’s supposed to be the largest one in Oregon.  It was at a place called “Hunter Creek Farm” west of … Continue reading

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What’s a Turkey Rama anyway’s?

For the past 48 years McMinnville, Oregon has been celebrating turkey’s, of all things.  I  guess back in the olden days this area was know for its turkey production.  In the 1960’s it was a $3M business, the largest in … Continue reading

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Fire on the 4th of July

One would think that with all the fires that have started thus far in California that the residents would be weary of the hazards of the environment that they live in.  One would only think… While visiting my mom and … Continue reading

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Famous Tommy’s Burgers

If you go to southern California and you enjoy hamburgers you should try a Tommy’s burger. I don’t think they are the best burger in the world but they are “Famous” – it says so on the sign. They are … Continue reading

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