That time I pushed a city bus in a snowstorm

Like it was 1994 and I was watching a slow-moving, white Bronco on a California highway,  it was mesmerizing, and in all likelihood not going to end well.  I’m referring to the snow that fell on Portland, Oregon last week.  A couple inches was expected; we got a foot. Now Portland knows craft beer, bike […]

A Word on Driving in Costa Rica

I’d imagine that making your way around Central America can have it’s challenges, no matter what form of transportation you take.  My travel mate, Janet and I opted for a rental car while in Costa Rica, which you would think, would provide ease and independence.  That was mostly true. Did you know that Costa Rica doesn’t have addresses?  Yes, you […]