Category Archives: Travel

Welcome to the West Coast

On Panda’s and my drive down to Portland for a friend’s wedding, we realized that we have been in every state on the West Coast this week. Sunday and Monday were spent in California: Oh the rain in San Francisco. … Continue reading

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San Francisco “Landmarks”

Friday evening we packed up all our necessities for the next few days (this included an amazing amount of warm clothes for the 49ers and Giants game).  We made sure the gato had enough food and water to last her.  It would … Continue reading

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NFC Divisional Championship Ticket Quest

On Sunday, January 15th, Panda and I decided to do something extremely spontaneous.  After the Giants won their playoff game we decided to buy tickets to the NFC Divisional Championship game.  It only made sense because my favorite team is … Continue reading

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A Weekend Away From the Snow

We just returned from our little weekend getaway.  We flew away from about a 1/4 inch of ice that had coated Seattle. We arrived to be bombarded with rain! It was well worth the journey.  I will be posting in great … Continue reading

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Prolonged Visit Due to Natural Disasters

On August 23rd, 2011, hours after my Grandparents got on a plane and took off from Albany, NY, the east coast felt a 5.8 magnitude earthquake.  The epicenter was in Virginia but the quake was felt from Georgia to Canada. On … Continue reading

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The Views Of Tiger Mountain, Washington

This past Saturday, a friend and I hiked up to Tiger Mountain Summit #3.  It was my first time to Tiger Mountain and my second hike as an adult.  My first hike was at Mount Si, Washington in 2009.  I made … Continue reading

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Village Green Resort, Cottage Grove, Oregon

Hubs and I arrived at The Village Green in the late afternoon on Saturday the 2nd of July.  We checked in, in the quaint, reception center, before proceeding to our room.  The room was adequate, but the view out onto our patio … Continue reading

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Oregon Coast Aquarium at Newport Beach

For our anniversary weekend, Hubs and I took a trip to Cottage Grove, Oregon.  For those of you on the east coast… it is pronounced OregEn not OregOn.  On our drive from Seattle to Cottage Grove, we took a detour to The … Continue reading

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Doughnuts, Doughnuts, I love you.

My final post about last weekend’s Portland adventure, is about something that I truly love with all my heart.  Doughnuts.  That’s right people, you didn’t hear me wrong.  Doughnuts.  They are the one glutenous treat that I consistently crave.  Portland is the … Continue reading

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Twilight aka imadork

So for those of you who don’t already know, I love to read!  Fortunately/unfortunately depending on who you ask, I got hooked on Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight Saga.  Not just the movies either.  I read all of the books before there … Continue reading

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