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Newfoundland Rain – St. John’s Newfoundland (Day Two)

Our first full day in St. John’s brought rain. It wasn’t sprinkly rain, it was RAIN rain. We knew the week overall looked pretty good weather-wise, so we took this as a sign that it should be an indoor day. … Continue reading

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Heaven By Sea – St. John’s Newfoundland (Day one)

Have you ever fallen in love with a place at first sight? I did, last year when I went to St. John’s Newfoundland for a work trip. I had this overwhelming feeling that I belonged there, even though I’ve lived my … Continue reading

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Faithfully – (Two trips, one post)

Okay, according to my last post, it wasn’t all vacations around here.  Well, this post isn’t going to support that statement very much because I haven’t written a thing since the LAST vacation and we’ve been on two since then, … Continue reading

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The Sweet Escape ( Arch Cape Escape – part 3)

Thursday January 23rd brought another gorgeous WARM dry day. At low tide we headed north up the beach to see how far we could walk without running into a headland the low tide couldn’t surpass. As we were leaving we caught a … Continue reading

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The Sweet Escape ( Arch Cape Escape – part 1)

I’m going to have to write this post in pieces or I will seriously never get it done! We started formulating the idea of a January trip to Oregon towards the end of 2013. It seemed the ideal time, when … Continue reading

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Weekend Away

One of the benefits of a last-minute, unplanned, and unofficial long-weekend is: you have the option for a quick get-away, as long as the gettin’-away isn’t too far away. There are options within BC, but there are additional benefits for … Continue reading

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Sand Dunes and Salty Air – Spring 2013 Trip (Part five)

Another glorious day in Cannon Beach, starting with some morning clouds (some kind of ominous!) but they were eventually blown away by the ocean breezes and left us with plenty of sunshine. We opted to walk to the extreme north … Continue reading

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