2010 @ The River PDX: Made Possible in Part By . . .
2010 has coming quickly to an end, and I’d like to take a moment to thank the multitude of local service and goods providers for bringing richness, integrity, beauty, and expertise to my work and life.
Let this stand as a free association list of my gratitude for 2010:
Aaron Nawrocki of Mortgage Advocates, Steve Strode of Sage Pacific Living, David Blackmon of Umpqua Bank, Josh Nusbaum of Waterknot Design, Jeff Lightfoot of Advantage Services, Michelle Jeresek of Departure Design, Hankins Hardware on Hawthorne, YOLO Colorhouse, Create the Good Life, James Ray Arnold of JRA Green Building, NW Renovation magazine, Pipeline Plumbing, Debbie Baxter of Debbie Baxter Photo, Joshua Klyber of Living Walls, Juaning Higgins of Portland Green Heat, Jay’s Garage, Greg Martin of Kaya Construction, McBee Boring & Excavating, Matt Hopkins of Hopkins Home Inspections, Anette Sieverson of Pacific Residential Mortgage, Dakota Gale of Earth Advantage, Toby Deming of Associated Master Inspectors, Xavier Environmental, Imagine Energy, EcoTech, Mike Lillesand of Streamline Dwellings, Portland’s BEST Business Center, Earth Advantage Institute, minimalist+, PARR Lumber, Epstein Group CPA, James Komro of Rose City Mortgage Specialists, Peter Korchnak of Semiosis Communications, Albee Kara of Faster Connections, Northwest EcoBuilidng Guild, Energy Trust of Oregon, Trilibrium, Charles Carroll of New Outlook Financial, Mark Strauss–Oregon Insurance Advisor, Seven Corner Cycles, Clever Cycles, Tom Dwyer Automotive, Mirador Community Store, People’s Food Co-op, Westside Electric, Ecohaus, Chown Hardware, Rejuvenation, The ReBuilding Center, Mike Shively of Shively Carpentry, Full Circle Construction, Meadows Group, and my family and friends.
This list is not exhaustive, so I apologize in advance for any obvious omissions. We are so fortunate to have such an abundance of local talent and resources. I wish you all an abundant and prosperous 2011.
“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.” ~Meister Eckhart, German Mystic