oregon coast

We spent four much-needed vacation days in Yachats, Oregon last week. It was essentially the same trip as this one last year with a slight change in the cast of characters. The schedule centered around my 85-year-old grandma from California getting to spend quality time with my kids and my brother’s 1 1/2-year-old daughter, but […]


                          Charlotte’s birthday was on Monday, so we loaded up the family and headed out to the coast. Our fist stop was Panini Bakery in the Nye Beach area of Newport, Oregon. I had heard good things about it from several people, and […]


                        Last week, Henry needed to make a special trip out to Siletz, OR to shoe two horses and trim one (some photos from this job here). It would have taken him about two hours to drive there and back for two hours of […]


Gapers and Cockles

April 25, 2011 · 2 comments

I read the kid’s book One Morning in Maine by Robert Mccloskey about eight years ago, and after that, I was dying to find someone to take me clamming. Finally five years later, one of Henry the Husband’s clients who was an avid clammer agreed to show us the ropes. It turned out to be […]