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Once again refugees “fall though cracks” – Congolese family of 13 homeless

A Congolese refugee family of an unnamed resettlement agency in a small town outside Portland, Oregon found themselves homeless this past summer despite a father who is an experienced automotive mechanic. 263 more words


Pinot Noir, Ken Wright Cellars, Savoya Vineyard, Yamhill-Carlton District AVA, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2008, 13.5% abv, C$85.00

Forgive me, as I must begin this with a small rant.

My first thought regarding this bottle was ‘Oh, this is going to be good.’ And I’m pleased to say I wasn’t disappointed.   327 more words


Precoa Picnic

Rest easy, internet. We’re back on the blogwagon.

Since our last outing we’ve settled in to Oregon life and Erin also got a job at Precoa! 304 more words


State Fair Memories

I grew up with the state fair, living in Salem meant that getting there was easy, and parents were comfortable dropping their teenage charges off for an afternoon without worrying something awful would happen. 1,107 more words


Lonerock has a lone rock. And a church. And lots of other awesome buildings.

So, on the map in the middle of pretty much nowhere is a place called Lonerock.

It’s not exactly the kind of place that you go through on the way to someplace else, which is probably why we haven’t visited yet. 607 more words

Riding - Exploration

Oregon Garden 2014

#oregongarden #dogs #frogs #bugs #flowers #ponds #koi #insects

Oregon Garden


The waters on the Oregon coast are in constant motion. I have been trying some stronger HDR processing recently, I think that this works well with the swirling water and textured rocks.