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Our Whale of a Tale – Orcas Island

August 3, 2018

We decided last summer we would visit Washington’s San Juan Islands this summer. With no research, no knowledge and for […]

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Sightseeing in the Pacific Northwest

July 27, 2018

We went sightseeing this week in the Pacific Northwest. Our tour took us to: Anacortes La Conner The North Cascades […]

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Avocado and Chicken Salad with Dill

July 20, 2018

This week we headed north out of Seattle along the eastern side of the Puget Sound. We passed through Bellevue […]

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Duncan, Mt. Rainier and Mt. St. Helen’s

July 13, 2018

This week we set off on two mountain experiences — Mt. Rainier and Mt. St. Helen’s — with a young […]

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Columbia River Gorge and Grandparenting

July 6, 2018

While I had driven through the Columbia River Gorge, I had never stopped at Mt. Hood, Hood River, or Multnomah […]

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There is No Turning Around in BAM

June 29, 2018

“Happiness is not the absence of problems, its the ability to deal with them.”   – Steve Marabou We last wrote […]

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Oregon’s Lakes and Rivers, and Waterfalls

June 23, 2018

This week was a reflective time, filled with good memories. As we left the beaches on the Pacific Ocean, we […]

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Oregon: Bandon, Bullard’s and Beaches

June 15, 2018

Oregon: Bandon, Bullard’s and Beaches Oregon — cool temperatures, green trees, rivers, beaches and the Pacific Ocean— couldn’t come soon […]

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Oregon or Bust!

Oregon or Bust!

June 8, 2018

A forced delay on our exit from Phoenix and arrival in Oregon created some uncomfortable time spent outside of our […]

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Out with the Old, In with the New

Out with the Old, In with the New

June 1, 2018

Oh, what a year it has been!  At the end of May last year we boarded BAM and left Phoenix […]

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