Funky Lodging on the Oregon Coast

Last weekend we made another trip to our new favorite coastal town of Yachats, Oregon. It's a cute, quiet village about 30 minutes south of Newport with awesome tide pools along its few miles of rocky shoreline. On this particular trip we took an evening stroll from our hotel, walking along the mouth of the... Continue Reading →

Urban Hiking in Portland: The 4T (+B)

Train, trolley, trails, and tram, and in our case bus; the 4T Trail is a great way to spend three to four hours of an afternoon exploring Portland without using a car. The most commonly suggested route begins downtown at Pioneer Courthouse Square catching the train, or MAX light rail, to the Portland Zoo and... Continue Reading →

“To venture causes anxiety, but not to venture is to lose one’s self. Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom."   ~Søren Kierkegaard

Happy Thanksbacon!

Everyone knows about Friendsgiving, but what do you know about Thanksbacon? After experiencing it, we're hoping that ThanksBacon becomes the next big trend of the holiday season. This past weekend we were invited to the seventh annual Thanksbacon—a celebration of all things bacon—including the likes of bacon pumpkin pie, bourbon bacon cream puffs, bacon wrapped... Continue Reading →

Halloween Things to do in Portland

YAY, it's Halloween time, one of our favorites!  Everyone is Googling for Halloween things to do in and around Portland.  There's a million lists out there so you'll find no shortage of Halloween activities for all ages, from family-friendly to seasonally frightening.  In this post we'll feature a few things we've actually experienced, along some... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑