Category Archives: Road Trip

Migration, by the Numbers

We moved to Oregon! Yay!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Here’s our move, by the numbers: 5,400+ miles driving up and back 2 U-Haul Trucks (um, the first one was too small) 3 plane rides 6 nights sleeping on the floor in sleeping bags (1 … Continue reading

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Crazy Portland Weather!

When we woke up this morning, it was pouring down rain.  Then the rain mostly stopped, until we went to lunch.  Then it started hailing.  Then the sun came out, and it was gorgeous and warm!  We had a lovely … Continue reading

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Heating Food on the Road

Greer’s brother gave us Magic Cook for Christmas, and we finally had the opportunity to try it out.  Magic Cook allows you to heat things by simply adding water to the heating packets (no fire).  We heated up beef stew … Continue reading

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Dick’s Kitchen in Portland

We’ve been seeing the Dick’s Kitchen advertisements in Paleo Magazine, so we decided to try it out this trip to Portland… Wow! It’s so fun to have many Paelo choices to choose from. We both tried the delicious elk burgers. … Continue reading

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Oregon Doesn’t Want me to Leave.

It’s true, the sign says come back soon. . .I will, promise!  

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Cultured Caveman – Downtown

I was in Downtown this afternoon and thought what could be better than some Cultured Caveman for lunch?  Nothing of course!  Their downtown location is at SW 3rd & Stark.  I had a Ginger Carrot Kale Salad with a bottle of Oregon … Continue reading

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The Perfect Pickler

We have been wanting to visit the Mountain Feed & Farm Supply store in Boulder Creek ever since we saw their amazing display at the Heirloom Expo.  A month later, we had our chance. The Mountain Feed & Farm Supply … Continue reading

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Heirloom Expo 2013 Gallery

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Heirloom Expo!!!

It is almost Heirloom Expo time.  OK, OK, it is the National Heirloom Expo in Santa Rosa, at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds.  September 11-13.  Yay!  I am excited!  We went last year and it was bigtime inspirado!

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Crystal Bay Farm Visit

On a lovely Sunday drive to Watsonville, we passed by Crystal Bay Farm, and had to stop (obviously, because of the name).  They have pick-your-own berries, so we harvested some strawberries, raspberries, and the most amazing yellow raspberries I’ve ever had.  … Continue reading

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