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Win a free night at Abigail’s B&B in Ashland, Oregon

by Kim August 6, 2012

A guest post by Patti, owner of Abigail’s B & B in Ashland, Oregon. Enter to win a one-night stay at Abigail’s and two tickets to a local wine tasting.

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A great weekend: pictures of home

by Kim April 22, 2012

A great weekend in pictures. Portland, Oregon.

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Whitewater rafting: adventures for families with kids

by Kim April 4, 2012

Whitewater Rafting is a great family vacation. Find the perfect river to run in California, Oregon, and Idaho with this guide to the best rivers of the west. A guest post by the owner of Indigo Creek Outfitters, a whitewater rafting company in Ashland, Oregon.

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Where is home?

by Kim February 22, 2012

When people ask me, as they certainly will, where I am from- what will I say? Am I from Ohio, where I lived as a child, or Oregon, where I’ve lived my adult life?

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A winter visit to Bagby Hot Springs

by Kim January 6, 2012

A wintertime visit to the magical Bagby Hot Springs in Oregon should be on every traveler’s radar.

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On sunshine and transitions

by Kim October 23, 2011

The rain is returning to Portland, our last rainy season before we take off to travel the world.

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Backpacking the Wallowas

by Kim September 16, 2011

If you’re looking for an adventure in the great Northwest, visit the stunning Wallowa Mountains in Eastern Oregon.

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Retreat No Matter The Cost

by Kim May 30, 2011

Sometimes you’ve just got to retreat with the one you love, no matter the cost. We herded our dogs into the car, packed banana pancake mix, board games, pajama pants and fuzzy slippers and holed up in the tiny coastal town of Manzanita, Oregon.

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Rafting in Ashland, Oregon

by Kim May 23, 2011

Rafting the Rogue River in Ashland is one heck of an Oregon Adventure. A guest post from our friends at Indigo Creek Outfitters.

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When The Sun Shines in Portland

by Kim May 1, 2011

When the sun comes out in Portland the people take to the streets. A photo essay of a sunny Saturday in P-town.

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Visit Multnomah Falls

by Kim March 9, 2011

Mulnomah Falls is a stunning 600 foot waterfall located in the Columbia River Gorge, only a 40 minute drive from Portland.

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Sleep on top of the world

by Kim March 2, 2011

Fire lookouts are available to rent throughout the Pacific Northwest. We guarantee there’s no better place to rest your head (the stars! the moon!).

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The Best Beer in Portland

by Kim February 8, 2011

Portland is the microbrew capitol of the world. Here’s a list of my favorite brewpubs in all of Portland. Enjoy!

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Snowshoeing near Mt. Hood

by Kim January 1, 2011

Snowshoeing Mt. Hood is one of the best ways to spend a clear, blue winter day in the Oregon backcountry.

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Hiking In Portland, Oregon

by kimberlydinan December 16, 2010

As a girl who grew up in Ohio, I still can’t help but be awed by the mountains of Oregon. Check out my five favorite hikes within a one-hour drive of Portland.

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