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Pacific Northwest

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Portland’s NW 23rd Ave

As our first home after college, Portland, Oregon holds a very special place in my heart. From the food, to the music, to the shopping, The Rose City boasts all things local.  It’s also uniquely accessible and friendly, making it feel like our ‘neighborhood…

August 31, 2016
Destinations

Multnomah Falls, Oregon

I’ve been to Multnomah Falls a few times. I’ve let ice cream drip down the cone while staring up at the falls from the base, crossed the picturesque bridge, even hiked the switchbacks to the top. But every single time I am surprised at…

February 2, 2016
Destinations

Summer Day Trip to Mt. Hood

Looking for an easy day trip that would break up the routine, we chose Mt. Hood. It had been years since I visited and I’ve never been in the summer. Our first stop was obviously Joe’s Donuts in Sandy, Oregon. I am a lover of donuts. You…

January 28, 2016
Destinations

The Great Northwest

Back in August we spent two weeks visiting family in Vancouver, Washington. To say I was ready to leave the hot LA pavement for the tranquility of the Pacific Northwest forests was an understatement. Summer is the big payoff in the Pacific Northwest for the other…

January 25, 2016