During our trips along the Oregon Coast Jordan will sometimes stop at different sites and coffee shops that he had experienced himself while one a few of his bike packing trips years ago. Exploring the oddities and his favorite places and a little of what he was going through the lead up to and why … Continue reading Story from the Coast
Hello September! Though it's still feels just as hot as August. This heat wave can move on out for a little cooler weather. I feel as if I a in some sort of new learning when it comes to humility and vulnerability. It seems to be a theme with me. Humility is walking into an … Continue reading Humility and vulnerability
On Sunday Jordan and I stayed within Portland vicinity due to running errands for the van on Saturday and me having an interview. We still had a great time and where able to recharge for the week. For Sunday breakfast we went to Genies Cafe on Division and 11th. The wait was only 15 minutes … Continue reading Mansions, food and the park
It's now been over a month since moving to Portland. We have managed to get ourselves a spot at an RV park. We are hoping for this to be short term for us. Once winter comes we will still need to winterize and we won't have showers and bathrooms at this park. It's also way … Continue reading So far….
Charlie and watched the solar eclipse this morning here in Portland with our neighbors. I didn't have my own solar glasses, neighbors kindly lent me a pair. I don't remember the last time in had gotten to see an eclipse. I was trying to think back on it over the weekend. Maybe not since my … Continue reading Solar Eclipse 2017
"Oh a coastal life for me...la da la da...."We drove back down to the coast a week after our first trip to Astoria and Cannon Beach. This trip was for Newport and Florence Oregon. We drove down Saturday morning after breakfast in Portland. I love the fact that we are only a good three hours … Continue reading Newport and Florence Oregon
Sunday in GorgeSunday morning we drove back to HoodRiver for breakfast. We sat outside with Charlie and everyone else enjoying the weather from Portland. After breakfast we jetted up to Cascade locks to head over to the Washington side to hike Beacon Rock. The trail starts off on dirt trails through woods making its way up to … Continue reading Columbia Gorge part 2