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Freezing Cold May In Portland, Oregon and Other Musings

Posted by kristobaldude on May 22, 2013

DATELINE: May 22, 2013

Cold, rainy Portland, Oregon in spring

Cold, rainy Portland, Oregon in spring

When they told me it rained a lot in Portland, before I moved out here, they never said it was “freezing cold rain” (44° F today)! Still, it wouldn’t have changed my decision to relocate out this way. I love the Portland

area, and probably could scale that to the Pacific Northwest as whole (or the small bit I’ve seen of it anyway).

On the bright side, I suspect this cold dreariness is not unlike the conditions Mas Oyama is said to have endured when he went into the mountains to train, and I’m sure it sculpts the character of ones’ self.

Cold rainy Japan where Oyama trained

Cold rainy Japan where Oyama trained

I am not in the worst shape ever, but close to it. It has been quite tricky trying to find the right balance of what to eat/drink/consume, how to exercise, and overall lifestyle choices since I began my cleansing journey over 2 years ago.

… Once there was a boy who …

I remember many years before I became who I am today — the wizard who found the cure to suffering, I suffered many years, numbering 13. … blah …

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Northwest VEG – Portland VegFest

Posted by kristobaldude on August 20, 2012

Portland VegFest 2012

Oregon’s largest plant-based
food event!

Saturday & Sunday,
September 22 & 23


Oregon Convention Center – Exhibit Hall A

777 NE MLK, Jr. Blvd. Portland, OR 97232
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-6pm
$6 admission/day, kids 10 and under free
Bring your own bag to collect samples and info

Click here to download a $1-off coupon

VegFest celebrates and promotes sustainable, compassionate and healthy food choices and lifestyles. This low-cost, fun and food-filled event welcomes everyone! VegFest features:

  • Food Samples!
  • Speakers & Classes
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Ask the Experts
  • Family Activities
  • Restaurants
  • Non-profit organizations

Free samples of hundreds of different foods:

Delicious main dishes, decadent desserts and chocolates, fresh organic produce, veggie burgers, non-dairy cheeses, milks, and ice creams, fruit smoothies and juices, hummus, whole grain breads and gluten-free crackers, tofu spreads and dips, nut and seed butters, energy bars and on-the-go snacks, raw snacks and treats, and so much more!

(Read more here)

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August 10, 2012 – Friday Night Auction | Portland Oregon

Posted by kristobaldude on August 10, 2012

August 10, 2012 – Friday Night Auction | Portland Oregon.

August 10, 2012 – Friday Night Auction

Hillsboro Auction Center

6585 NW Cornelius Pass Rd., Hillsboro, OR 97124

Friday Night Auction

August 10th, Preview 5:30pm, Auction 6:30pm

We have a great auction lined up for this Friday Night! This week we have Estate Firearms, Beautiful Antique Furniture, Large Grouping of Antiques & Collectable Glassware, Artwork, Collectibles, Home Décor, Beautiful Planter Ceramic Pots, Estate Jewelry, Tools, Coins & Currency and More! Come check it out! Click to view the photos online and we look forward to seeing you there! And also, don’t forget to print the Auction Catalog for this week!

Click Here for photos on this page.

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Cheap Land For Sale In Oregon

Posted by kristobaldude on April 22, 2012

Cheap Land For Sale In Oregon.

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Cheap Land In Oregon Blog

Posted by kristobaldude on April 22, 2012

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