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Cape Meares Lighthouse

I winced when I checked my weather app this morning and saw that it predicted a cool, overcast day out on the coast but I am glad I didn’t let that deter me from going because it turned out to be a glorious day with abundance of sunshine, warmth, and beauty. 291 more words


Sparks Lake; Bend, OR

If I had to use only one word to describe Sparks Lake it would be “WOW”!

It’s a geologists dream; an outdoors enthusiast fantasy world.  266 more words


Woman Searching for Family of Nun in Old Photograph

(SANTA FE, TX) — A Galveston County woman says an antique photograph she’s had for a long time has a mystery behind it that she’s looking to solve. 299 more words


Velvety Moss Covered Tree

I stood beneath this magnificent, huge tree in Eagle Fern Park just outside Estacada, Oregon. It was a Sunday afternoon, celebrating a birthday. Typical of July picnics in Oregon, thunder rolled followed by several periods of rain! 22 more words


Mirror Lake

A day late but not a dollar short! 

I was staring at the computer screen for so long yesterday I just needed to take a break for the rest of the night so I decided to postpone my blog and read a few pages of California by Edan Lepucki. 321 more words


Hot, Dry Weather Encouraging Western Wildfires

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A Southern Oregon wildfire has destroyed six homes and 14 other buildings, and dozens of additional blazes ignited after thousands of lightning strikes lashed the state. 701 more words