Out and About in Oregon

We left for Oregon with the luxury of having only a 4 1/2 hour drive from Olympia! This was a piece of cake after all of those loooong drives. It is a beautiful drive with Mt Rainier in the rearview mirror and the Columbia River Gorge out the front window. We wanted to stay near Astoria, because…GOONIES!! Growing up in the ’80’s (yes, the 1900’s), what kid didn’t love The Goonies movie?! Astoria has the Goonies house and is near some great beaches. Please note: You cannot go to the Goonies house. This sign is posted at the end of …

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Wandering Washington

After over a month of bad internet, I’m finally in a good spot and ready to go with some updates! Since the Montana post we have been to Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. I have a lot to catch all of you up on!! So, here goes. Let me backtrack for one second and share a picture. This is our suv headlight with what appears to be a dead monarch butterfly in Glacier National Park. Now, I’m not superstitious, but accidentally killing an endangered species in a National Park cannot be a good thing. Fast forward a few days. We had …

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Check It Out!!

We have not had good internet service (including Verizon) for almost a month now out west! That means that I have not been able to update my blog. I still have Washington, Oregon, and soon Idaho to blog about! Because our internet is STILL not good enough to upload pics, I am having to delay my updates just a little longer and I totally apologize. I hope everyone still follows along with us because we have lots more adventures to go! In the mean time, I would love for everyone to check out this great article that our local newspaper, …

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