Tag Archives: Oregon

Dueling Easles – A Spectacular Finalé for the Stormy Weather Arts Festival!

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For several years now, I have made a November pilgrimage to the Oregon Coast. The reason–The Stormy Weather Arts Festival. Now in its 27th year, Cannon Beach, Oregon, which is considered one of the 100 best art towns in America, … Continue reading

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Pelicans at the Oregon Coast

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When I arrived at the south end of Seaside, Oregon on July 31st, a feeding frenzy of shore birds was underway. It lasted for three days with hundreds of brown pelicans and gulls gorging themselves on schools of fish visiting … Continue reading

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Portland’s Chocolate Festival

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Today my wife and I went to the seventh annual ChocolateFest in Portland, Oregon. This event is a fundraiser for the World Forestry Center which is in Washington Park next to the Oregon Zoo. The WFC is a non-profit organization … Continue reading

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Even Without the “View”, Saddle Mountain Offers Much

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Saddle Mountain boasts a breathtakingly picturesque panoramic view from its summit. But on a recent hike to the top with my two sons, our first visit to the area, clouds and fog obscured any chance of a view. On a … Continue reading

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The Cheesecake Factory Restaurant

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What started out as a small cheesecake shop in the late 1940s has grown to a 150 location restaurant, bakery and bar, known as The Cheesecake Factory. The CF features 200 items, made fresh daily from scratch. The Cheesecake Factory … Continue reading

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Stacked Stones at the Oregon Coast

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I have always been an early riser, even while on vacation. So on a recent trip to the Oregon coast, I spent several hours each morning walking along the beach while everyone else was still getting their beauty rest. About … Continue reading

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