Tag Archives: Outdoors

Always been Outdoorsy

Hey Everyone! Today was a perfect day at the beach! It was sunny, windy, but not super cold, and the wind kept it from being too hot. It would have been a perfect day for this using solar and wind … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Cherry Garcia

Hey Everyone!  Happy Canada Day!  I have been Dairy Free (or in the process of going dairy free) for 5.5 years. If you haven’t had to go without a food staple (ie dairy, gluten or eggs), you really can’t relate … Continue reading

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Getting a new Transformer

Hey Everyone! Today’s excitement was having the power company come out, and replace the transformer on the utility pole outside of the house. The power company had gone around and left paper notices on the doors of houses over the … Continue reading

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Spring is Coming!

Hey Everyone! Spring is finally coming! After a very wet and grey winter, and the wettest February on record, it is finally starting to feel like spring. The temperatures have finally normal for this time of year. After it being … Continue reading

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The PNW is in my Blood

Hey Everyone! Yesterday I finally got back outside again, and had gone back down to Silver Falls State Park again yesterday. It was raining off and on the whole trip down, even hailing as I was almost there. It let … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

Hey Everyone! The snow had finally melted off last week, in plenty of time for my weekday off.  After having been stuck at home for the better part of at least two weeks, due to ice and snow. This past … Continue reading

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The Legacy I want to Leave

Hey Everyone! Yesterday, while my best friend and I were out at Oxbow Regional Park. We both loved what we were seeing while out there.  We had gone for a short hike, and while we were there, I couldn’t help … Continue reading

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Going up a mountain 

Hey Everyone!  This afternoon I went for a drive, and decided to go to Mt Saint Helens. Today ended up being a stormy autumn day, and only got stormier the further up I went. While it was good for thinking, … Continue reading

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…When You Were Born to Stand Out

Hey Everyone! The quote “Why are you trying so hard to fit in, when you were born to stand out” by Ian Wallace has really been on my mind and heart today.  I have spent so many years trying to … Continue reading

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Perfect Day

Hey Everyone!   You know when you have one of those days where everything going right, and you have an amazing day? Yeah, that was my day yesterday (Friday). My day started stated off with getting to the bank, getting right … Continue reading

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