Our week in Anacortes, WA

It’s been a few years since we have been up to north-west Washington. Since we have such good memories of sight-seeing and biking in the San Juan Island area we decided to return for a week. We rented a lovely vacation home in Anacortes just up the hill from the ferry terminal. We could easily […]

Completing a geocache challenge in northern Oregon

Heading north for a week’s stay in Anacortes, WA, we paused for a couple of days to do some geocaching. I have been working to complete the Jasmer Challenge {find a cache—any cache—hidden in every month since geocaching began). As you might imagine, in the early months, not many caches were hidden, and since caches […]

Lassen Family Vacation 2013

For a number of years we have taken the kids and grandkids for a week’s vacation to some interesting location conducive to our love of the outdoors. We started when the family could fit in a three-bedroom condo, but we’re now up to five-bedroom houses. This year we rented a log home on 20 acres […]