Monthly Archives: July 2012

Oregon Road Trip Day 4: Bald Eagle!

Day 4. Woke up this morning and got an early start on the day.  Time to say goodbye to Cape Lookout State Park.  It was really noisy in the campground both nights.  First off we went into Tillamook and did laundry. … Continue reading

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Oregon Road Trip Day 3: Rockaway Beach

Day 3. We roamed into Tillamook today.  Surprisingly, a lot of things are closed on Sunday.  It was, refreshing!  We went to the Blue Heron Cheese Company, which was OK, but not as cool as the run up to it. … Continue reading

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Oregon Road Trip Day 2: Grants Pass

Day 2. We got up and moving early this morning.  The day’s driving goal is Cape Lookout State Park near Tillamook tonight.  That’s about 320 miles to cover with a few stops in between! But first we want to hit … Continue reading

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Oregon Road Trip Day 1: Ashland

After an auspicious start to our road trip (running through the sprinklers at 4:45 a.m.), we arrived in Ashland, Oregon around noon.  We had lunch at Grilla Bites because it had free wi-fi and boasted an organic salad bar.  Wow, … Continue reading

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Oregon Road Trip Day 1: Roly-Poly is a Boy :(

Day 1. Oregon Road trip day.  Yay! We were out of the house by 0440, the sprinklers were on. . .Then we freaked out, “did we lock the front door?”  I turned around, drove back the few blocks and parked … Continue reading

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Zafira lays an egg.

Just now Zafira laid her first egg!   She is the first of our “little girls” to lay.  The big girls were echoing the “I just laid an egg” noise back and forth across the back lawn, but Zafira was … Continue reading

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