Have you been skiing in Oregon before? We just got back from another day trip up to Mt. Hood Skibowl in Government Camp. We decided to get season passes there this year. With their military discount we got a great deal. They
There’s been a lot of excitement in downtown Portland, Oregon over at the Oregon Zoo! At the end of November one of the Oregon Zoo’s Asian elephants gave birth to a baby girl named Lily. Lily was born on November
Casa Del Matador is an excellent Tex Mex restaurant in downtown Portland. They have two locations. These pictures were taken at their North West Portland location. It is not very easy to find Tex - Mex food in Portland and
Laurelwood Brewery, a family friendly restaurant, in North East Portland is a local favorite. They've got a great happy hour everyday from 3-6 & 9-close with $3 pints and $4 food items. I recently went there over the weekend for their
The Reggie Deluxe at Pine State Biscuits Pine State Biscuits is a fun little breakfast place with three locations in Portland, OR. One on Belmont Street and one on Alberta Street. They serve all kinds of biscuits.
Bob's Red Mill Bob's Red Mill is located in Milwaukie, OR just outside of Portland. During the week they offer free tours at their mill at 10 AM. Here they have a table set up with many of their products.
At the end of the tiny town of Government Camp, OR right off the road is Summit Ski area. It's a cheap place to ski on Mt. Hood and the runs are perfect for kids. I have skied Summit with all three kids
JJ Jump an Indoor Bounce House Park There are several JJ Jumps around the Portland, OR area; one in Clackamas which is east of Portland and one in Vancouver, WA which is just north of Portland across the Columbia Gorge
Another fun pumpkin patch near Portland, OR is the Bushue's Family Farm. We were so lucky to get to go here several years in a row for a private boy scout event, because it is tremendously fun to make a dirt
One of the best parts of living in Oregon is the phenomenal pumpkin patches we have to choose from during the fall. Our favorite pumpkin patch is Liepold Farms annual pumpkin patch. The Pumpkin Patch at Liepold Farms Liepold Farms is