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i'm not sure but maybe they stayed here last night
http://i221.photobucket.com/albums/dd118/embarchie/jupiter.jpg
it's like the hippest travelodge ever

jergins, Sunday, 30 November 2008 19:47 (ten years ago) link

that's exactly what i did and exactly where we stayed. that middle part with the chairs has a tent over it now, and is decorated prettily with white/blue/silver christmas-ish stuff. it's "the smoking lounge" and it made me very happy.

lxy, Monday, 1 December 2008 23:40 (ten years ago) link

did you find a house? or a neighborhood?

jergins, Monday, 1 December 2008 23:44 (ten years ago) link

i think she liked the area around reed. looking at neighborhoods was the main objective, not finding a specific house, so no to that part. not many for sale, though. we were surprised.

lxy, Monday, 1 December 2008 23:56 (ten years ago) link

could totally see her living down in that area. light rail is going to go through holgate down to milwaukee in the not so distant future.

jergins, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:09 (ten years ago) link

perfect then! expensive though, considering where she'll be selling and where she'll be buying. huge difference in cost of living.

lxy, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:16 (ten years ago) link

cost of living concerns are for wussies

jergins, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:17 (ten years ago) link

hey mac you're talking about my sister

lxy, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:23 (ten years ago) link

(who is maybe a tiny bit of a wussy in this regard but still)

lxy, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:23 (ten years ago) link

go big or go home

jergins, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:33 (ten years ago) link

of all the semi-regular l&j board readers gr80's cost of living has to be the highest, yeah?

jergins, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 00:34 (ten years ago) link

Surely.

LOL cost of living is one of the reasons I'm considering Portland!

tehresa, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 03:51 (ten years ago) link

yes of course, tehresa.

i'm not making a statement about the COL in pdx so much as commenting on how much more expensive it is there than where she's coming from.

lxy, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 04:13 (ten years ago) link

yes. it's all relative.
(esp because she is your sister!)

tehresa, Tuesday, 2 December 2008 05:31 (ten years ago) link

one month passes...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3030/2630442632_82ed15161c.jpg?v=0

lxy, Sunday, 18 January 2009 20:39 (ten years ago) link

one month passes...

http://www.draplin.com/pics/021909_port_of_portland_sign.jpg

lxy, Friday, 20 February 2009 03:14 (ten years ago) link

the city that works

jergins, Friday, 20 February 2009 16:03 (ten years ago) link

eight months pass...
three years pass...

on the bolt bus listening to double dutch bus. hi portland.

lxy, Saturday, 16 February 2013 18:42 (six years ago) link

my little sis applied for mfa school in pdx and i hope she goes so i have more excuses to travel west!

tehresa, Saturday, 16 February 2013 19:22 (six years ago) link

one year passes...

portland meet-up details reposted here, in case the outage continues through tomorrow:

saturday nov 22
7 pm
momo
725 sw 10th

lxy, Friday, 21 November 2014 16:32 (four years ago) link

still coming! not sure psychgawsple knows about the sandbox, we'll see

sleeve, Friday, 21 November 2014 17:54 (four years ago) link

good! maybe he recalls the details of the plan.

lxy, Friday, 21 November 2014 17:58 (four years ago) link

I'm on a train to Portland!

jaq, Saturday, 22 November 2014 19:00 (four years ago) link

Wjsh I was there!

tehresa, Sunday, 23 November 2014 01:53 (four years ago) link

we do too!!

lxy, Sunday, 23 November 2014 03:01 (four years ago) link

hi

spite n ease (harbl), Sunday, 23 November 2014 03:29 (four years ago) link

hi<3

estela, Sunday, 23 November 2014 19:21 (four years ago) link

It wasn't a competition (ok, it sort of was), but Portland won my heart over th'holidays.

William (C), Saturday, 6 December 2014 00:39 (four years ago) link


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