Monthly Archives: September 2009

Mount Angel Oktoberfest

One of the most popular Oregon festivals, the Mt Angel Oktoberfest was worth the trip south of Portland. Sure, it is nowhere near the Munich Oktoberfest but we were pleasantly surprised to see some authentic traces of Munich. For lunch, we had schnitzel and fries then dessert was apple fritters. The beer selections were from […]

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Mulder Turns 2!

Today is Mulder’s birthday. I think it is safe to say that he’s fully grown at 75 lbs., although he still acts very much like a puppy. To celebrate, we took him to two of his favorite places PS (code for Petsmart) and HD (Home Depot). A smart doggie, Mulder knows what Petsmart and Home […]

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Screen Door Restaurant

Saturday’s dinner was at the Screen Door Restaurant, a local favorite.  I’ve traveled (for business) enough to the South to appreciate this type of food. Their renditions of the classics were pleasing to the palate, a fine upgrade from the greasy plates I’ve had from Georgia to Alabama. It is not exactly my kind of food […]

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Doggie Sleepover

This weekend, Sandy – our neighbor’s dog is staying with us. Mulder is very excited and they are having a good time!

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