Oregon State Parks

Camp Creek Part I

We’ve had a wonderful, busy June! We celebrated Scott’s high school graduation with family and friends, I closed out my …

Camp Sherman!

As I am writing this I am sipping a robust cup of coffee in front of a roaring campfire watching …

Manzanita

Well, ladies and gentlemen, I’ve decided pigs can fly …After a lifetime of proclaiming my dislike for the Oregon coast, …

Exploring Cape Kiwanda

Cape Kiwanda is a tiny beach community located on the northern Oregon Coast. Although the town itself is very small, …

Nehalem Bay State Park

I think I’ve had a change of heart. The Oregon coast isn’t a place we’ve spent much time exploring. We …

A New Season of Life

I’ve been putting off writing on my blog for a while. I’ve had a hard time wrapping my mind around …

Camp Creek in September

A very much needed quiet weekend in the midst of all the excitement and confusion of a new school year! …

Hot, Hot, Hot!

While the rest of the country has seen record heat all summer, we’ve had a particularly cool season again this …

McIver State Park, Oregon

The forecast was for sunshine – 80 degrees, to be exact. It had been cloudy for an entire week and …