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Day Trippers: Trillium Lake

If you’re looking for a nice walk in the woods, and a swim, Trillium Lake is a perfect, accessible spot not too far from Portland. We headed out to meet our co-op for a nature day, and had a lovely time. 479 more words

Homeschooling In Portland

Parks & Recreation

I grew up in the ‘burbs, and the country, and while we had parks, lower case ‘p’ nobody (that I knew) really went to them because, why? 502 more words

Day Trippers: Water Front Park, Hood River

After a grey week, and multiple incidents in the alley behind our house, which I’ve started referring to as ‘the vale of tears’ because the only escape from it appears to be death, (relocation is not an option, this year), I was feeling VERY sorry for myself. 544 more words

Crime In N. Portland

Out for Lunch

It’s Queen’s Birthday weekend here in Australia and we have a long weekend.  We rewarded ourselves with a trip up to the Hunter Valley wine growing region for lunch today as well as to check out the new Hunter Expressway.   384 more words

Trips Away From Home