Things

Seats Before the Wedding Ceremony

08 Apr 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Things

These folding chairs are the sort that you see when you show up for a wedding ceremony. But on this particular day, I was most certainly not on the guest list. That's probably for the best, since I wasn't dressed to play the part of the wedding guest....

99 Bottles of Root Beer

30 Mar 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Things

My wife and I celebrate our wedding anniversary most years by driving a few hours north to my hometown of Ashland, Oregon. Haven't heard of it? This foothill town is just over the Oregon state line along Interstate 5. It hosts several hundred Bed and Breakfasts,...

Pepsi Bottle Lids and Unpaid Royalties

26 Mar 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places, Things

I reckon that someone over at Pepsi should be paying me for this photo. Or at least send me a few bottles of the stuff. Right? Last summer, the Oswald family played host to a variety of teenage students from Spain and France as a part of...

The Plotting Sheep of Skye

23 Mar 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places, Things

The population of Scotland hovers somewhere around six million people. The sheep population is estimated to be eight million. Which is why the Scots live in constant fear of a violent sheep uprising. Just look at these two; the careless hay hanging out of the mouth...