A couple of weekends ago we learned that going to the movies really is an all-day affair when you live out here where we do. The closest movie theater is almost an hour and a half away. When you have a 3 hour round-trip drive, a 2+ hour movie, and then you factor in the … Read moreA Day at the Movies
Those of you who saw my last post, East Meets West – A Room with a View, probably got the impression from my bedroom window photos that I live pretty close to the ocean, right? Yeah, I thought so, too…that is, until I actually tried to walk there. One of the things I’m quickly learning about … Read moreSo Close!!! (And yet, soooooo far…)
All of the pictures in this post were taken from my bedroom window. (Not bragging, just…a very lucky girl!!)
I’ve been in Oregon for 25 days now, and I just wanted to share my first impressions of the place… These first few pictures were taken on the last day of our cross-country drive: Obviously, we made it here eventually. Here’s my first glimpse when I woke up the next morning: I’ve heard it said … Read moreEast meets West
The last day of our 5-day adventure was a combination of awesome and awful. We started out our day with a flat tire (awful), but fortunately, there was a Commercial Tire center literally a block away from our hotel – in fact, the parking lots were connected, so you could get to it without ever … Read moreDay 5…It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…
Um…ok, so is anyone surprised that I wrote this blog back on March 16th, and went to bed without ever posting it, and then never blogged about our last day on the road at all? Yeah, I didn’t think you would be. Well, here it is, albeit a little late: Today was Day 4 of … Read moreDays 3 and 4…almost there!