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A Wonderful Girls Weekend Exploring Central Oregon

Well if you’ve been watching TV at all lately you’ve probably seen the latest ad campaigns by Travel Oregon titled the 7 Wonders of Oregon. If you haven’t experienced these wonders you need to, they’re all breathtaking. A few weeks … Continue reading

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New Years Day Hike – Castle Rock and Carpenter Mountain Lookout

New Years Day 2014 was amazing! My husband, nephew and I went for a 2 short hikes in the Mckenzie Valley. We started our day off late as usual and then going the wrong way at Cougar Reservoir but finally … Continue reading

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DietBet with Me – Let’s keep the pounds off this holiday season.

As I grew up and into my 20’s and early 30’s I always heard everyone say how hard it is to keep the pounds off as you get older. Well… I never believed them until these past 2 years.  HOLY … Continue reading

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Winopee Lake Trail – An August Trip

Our August backpacking trip was a blast! The kids, dogs and I went alone since Skip had to work on Friday. It was beautiful! Our goal was Mink Lake but we only made it to Winopee Lake. Skip was nice … Continue reading

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Too Much Snow on Opie Dilldock Pass – A failed backpacking trip

The days started out at 4am loading our packs and getting ready to spend the night at the Obsidian Falls near the PCT. We started off on White Branch Trail heading for the PCT over Opie Dilldock Pass, and thats … Continue reading

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Collaboration Equals Awesomeness

It is the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. —Charles Darwin I like to think of myself as a fairly intelligent person with some pretty exciting and … Continue reading

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Opportunities are Abundant, Just Look!

If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way. ~ Jane Goodall Jane Goodall has some of the most amazing quotes and I find her extremely … Continue reading

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