Uncategorized

Columbia River Gorge

On Saturday June 4, Katrina, Josh and I headed east of Portland to the gorge. We stopped for lunch at Mcmenamins Edgefield which is a 74 acre farm resort with beautiful old buildings. It’s also a brewery, because well everything in Oregon is also a brewery.  We headed out to see amazing waterfall after amazing waterfall. There were so many in succession…

Continue Reading
Uncategorized

Countryside and Hazelnuts

On Friday June 2nd, I had settled into a pretty good routine of coffee with Baileys (hey, I was on vacation!) and a long early afternoon walk exploring the neighborhood. Once the Kerley’s got home we headed out to the countryside to visit a friend. There were rows and rows of hazelnut (filbert) trees, apparently Portland is a huge producer…

Continue Reading
Uncategorized

Train Day 3

Wednesday June, 7th, I have spent my third night in a row on a train. I woke up asking myself where am I? I had to pull up my map app to find out.  I haven’t posted much in the past couple of days due to very little cell reception.  I have taken two Amtrak routes to completion, the Empire…

Continue Reading