Not a single photo to show for it

The last week has literally carried me all around the state. When I was hired at OWEB, one of the exciting parts of my job was an opportunity to travel around the state doing financial trainings for grantees. After months of prep, this week (and next) are high training periods. Last week I went to

Field Trip!

Yesterday I went along on a pair of site visits for my job. The idea was to see what was going on in the field so I could understand my new job a little better. The first stop of the day was at a pair of sites along middle Crabtree Creek. The South Santiam Watershed

Derby Weekend update

Somehow Kentucky Derby weekend has come and gone without a pre-blog on my site. It wasn’t that I wasn’t paying attention; with Facebook it’s been all Derby, all the time. I just haven’t had much to say. This year none of the horses had really “caught my fancy” the way California Chrome did last year.

Details of the new job (at day 7)

Well, as of this morning I’ve been at my job seven whole days and everyone has been asking, “How’s it going.” My answer: “Good. I know the names of everyone in my group.” That’s seven people. Frankly, this is my most amazing accomplishment to date. My new co-workers are friendly and nice. My cubicle has