Tuesday, October 2, 2012


I kicked off September with a trip to Portland and Vancouver!

Tiny plane

Large Paul Bunyan

Tammy! Beer! Goldfish!


Beer and goldfish

Portland signs

Cascade Brewing Company!!!
Favorite place

Tasters of honey ginger lime sour and another sour!



All aboard!

Puget Sound

Anonymous bridges


Old docks

Lumber yards

Me and my buddy Sarah on the train

Everybody off!

Sarah getting busted for attempting to transport American pluots into Canada....

Pacific Central

Lions Gate Bridge

Breaking Canadian News


Sniffing colognes

Old Faithful Shop

Craft beers!


Look left

Vancouver signs

In Canada, they have 'INTENSE PICKLE' flavored Doritos.

All the girls

Pre-hike deviled eggs

Down the hatch

In your mouth

One more for the road!

Ready to hike!

Where are we?

We are in the forest

Taking a break


But worth the view!

Peeking over the edge

Back down

Canadian sunsets

Post-hike beers!

Somewhere right about at this time, my new niece Violette was born!!!

Back to CA

Strangely colored skies

Hanging out at Oakland Art Murmur

National Sour Beer Day!

I found some Pretty Things, called Baby Tree!

Another sour beer

Sour beer #3

Sour beer #4
Enough for one day!

The next day Fiona and I had a biking adventure:
Bikes on BART

Bikes on Caltrain

Off we go in Menlo Park

Meanwhile back at SPUR:
Taking down the Ocean Beach exhibit at SPUR

Rafting with school friends on the Stanislaus River!

A new Hipstamatic exhibit at SPUR!

Hipstamatic of Hipstamatics

Getting ready for PARK(ing) Day 
with a mini-golf replica of Golden Gate Park

Volunteering at Eat Real Fest!

Sourdough Ale at Beer Revolution!!!

Kaleidoscopes at New Belgium Brewing's Tour de Fat

Shelley's new baby, Zane Muir Estelle!

Hiking at Point Reyes!

Drake's Estero

Architecture in the City Festival with Mayra!

An A's Game with school friends!

Let's Go, Oakland!

Beach House at the Fox Theater!

Anna's Bachelorette Brunch!

Russian River Brewing Company!!

Inflating tubes for the Russian River!

A bottle of Russian River Supplication

Last swim of the summer!

Lagunitas Brewing Company!

Staff Retreat at Stinson Beach!

 What a great end to the summer!

Today I leave on my next adventure to Colombia and Ecuador!
Stay tuned for more pictures from South America
as the Pearoo blog comes full circle!

1 comment:

  1. More terrific photos, Shan! Thanks for sharing! :)