The inevitable happened.

We needed to go.


Far away.

We've reached the land of "No Service." Please forgive our lack of communication because we are currently "out of range."

Essential items packed for this journey:

books (including but not limited to: The Frankies Spuntino Kitchen Companion & Cookbook Manual, Annie Leibovitz's At Work, and The Favorite Works of Mark Twain)
cooler containing: fresh fruit, avocado, eggs, organic oj, half 'n' half, soy milk, olive oil, kosher salt, and a 1/6 pan containing the [cafe's] last of the pasilla ailoi
sunglasses (and sunscreen)
doggie life-vest
Canon camera (x2)
running shoes
Baratza Virtuoso coffee grinder (+ 34oz. French press)
biscuit ingredients (butter, flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, baking soda, and buttermilk)
portable music player and headphones
laptop + European guide book + notebook (& pen)
various dvds (including but not limited to: The Big Lebowski, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Alone in the Wilderness, Bill Hicks Live)

be back soon...


Unknown said...

Good for you. Enjoy yourselves. xoxo

Unknown said...

I just found your blog and have been reading it for the last hour. I am sorry the cafe did not make it. I have to say, that I love your prose, you are a beautiful writer. I look forward to reading more.

Good luck with whatever the future brings!

Portland Food Adventures said...

Do yourself a favor and rent Summer Heights High. Based on what you seem to like, you will love it. Great HBO series from Australia. PROMISE!!