Adventureram | Friday Favorite

September 1 // The newest member of my adventure fleet :) Camera: iPhone 7

Overlooking the Pacific | Friday Favorite

August 18 // Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, in Oregon. Camera: iPhone 7

Summer Snow | Friday Favorite

July 7 // There’s still plenty of snow on Mount Hood. Snowboarders were cruising off the mountain in t-shirts and shorts on July 4th! Camera: iPhone 7

Shipwreck | Friday Favorite

June 23 // Saw my first Pacific Northwest shipwreck. This is what’s left of the Peter Iredale, from 1906! Camera: iPhone 7

Neighborhood Blooms | Friday Favorite

June 16 // Loving all the blooms during evening walks around my new neighborhood. Camera: iPhone 7

Feral Peacock | Friday Favorite

June 9 // Being greeted by the neighborhood feral peacocks, while returning to my Airbnb rental :) Camera: iPhone 7

Hello from a New Home | Friday Favorite

June 2 // Hello, from my new home in Portland, Oregon :) Camera: iPhone 7

Siuslaw National Forest | Travel (120/556)

Stopping at Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, in Siuslaw National Forest, was an unplanned brown sign spotting stop. It’s not uncommon for me to see an unexpected park sign and immediately detour off my planned route. Makes road trips even more fun! Top Five Hikes + Places to Explore Cape Perpetua Scenic Area – enjoy… {read more}

Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls

The Columbia River Gorge is one of my favorite stretches in Oregon. Driving along the Historic Columbia River Gorge Highway takes you by ten stunning waterfalls. A must drive route, in my opinion! Bridal Veil Falls Horsetail Falls Latourell Falls Multnomah Falls (one of the tallest in the U.S.) Oneonta Falls Ponytail Falls Shepperd’s Dell… {read more}

Mount Hood National Forest | Travel (119/556)

Mount Hood National Forest, in Oregon, greeted me with tall pines, cool temperatures and a foggy mist. I was smiling from ear to ear the entire time. Top Five Hikes + Places to Explore Clackamas Wild and Scenic River – deep in a gorge, surrounded by rocky cliffs. Mount Hood Meadows Ski Resort – claimed… {read more}