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Gutted

Posted by Sharon Porter on Friday, November 11, 2016, In : Daily Life 
Drumpf will never be MY president. I am gutted over losing the electoral college when the popular vote represented some sanity. There is some comfort that the REPS have it all now and it is on them to bring america to her knees. Meanwhile, I am researching living in Ecuador or Costa Rica. This country is a redneck cesspool. 
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MINI is back!

Posted by Sharon Porter on Thursday, March 15, 2012, In : Daily Life 
My MINI Cooper is back home. Her real name is Pepper. It seems that a very sophisticated sensor went awry telling Pepper that it was 90 degrees outside and the gasoline was mixing wrong for the 35 degrees it really was. All is better. Drove Pepper home form Portland and got to see a full moon reflected in the Columbia River. That made all the inconvenience worth it...and I got a free MINI T-shirt for my trouble to boot! 
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Am I the first?....

Posted by Sharon Porter on Sunday, May 22, 2011, In : Daily Life 
I may be the first person to play a ukulele on Owsley-Hogsback! We hiked up, had a simple lunch, sang some tunes, and saw a sow bear and her cub. Very fun hike!
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SO SAD TO LOSE DAVID OPPERMAN

Posted by Sharon Porter on Saturday, January 22, 2011, In : Daily Life 
David Opperman was the cooperating teacher in Union High School who guided several of our instrumental and vocal students teachers. He was always cheerful, inspirational, and loved his kids. I am so sad that a light of the world is no longer shining but in our hearts.

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Getting up the nerve to attack the windows

Posted by Sharon Porter on Sunday, July 4, 2010, In : Daily Life 
My idea of washing windows is to just buy new ones. Given the cost, I must go out and clean the ones we have. Pretty day--no energy for the task. However, duty calls!

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Why a blog?

Posted by Sharon Porter on Sunday, July 4, 2010, In : Daily Life 
Helping Matt with his web page yesterday made me moe determined to get something together for myself. So, I started today. I hope to be able to keep it current and have some fun. Here goes!

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Sharon Porter
La Grande, Oregon
Sharon Porter