Author Archives: Tim OK

Park 1: Redwoods (West Coast Road Trip)

So, we arrived at the first of the 3 major Parks that comprise the building blocks of this trip, and it was amazing! Would you believe I had a few friends tell me there wasn’t much to seeing the redwoods? … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, lovely girl

Abigail turned 9, a few hours ago. Here we are with a very special view, off the Mendocino coast.

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Quotes- on appearance

Cyn, on evies appearance: “are you going for looking cute, or being safe?” Evie: “being cute!… and being safe, too”

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Crossing the California border, West coast road trip Day 4

Another ~200 miles south today.  Here’s our route: As I mentioned yesterday, one thing that I’m really learning on a trip like this is that routine is really important.  Just as at home, it’s important for us all (especially younger … Continue reading

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Day 3: the Oregon Coast

Today we went from Tillamook to the Oregon Dunes, just south of Florence. Here’s the map: Today was our first full day, and it felt like it. We are getting in “vacation mode”, which means we are getting used to … Continue reading

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Day 2: getting to the Oregon Coast

Today we made it through Portland and stayed with Uncle Matt long enough to see his business, Handcrafted Movement, and their new site. Once we left Matt in Portland, we headed down south of Portland, to the Coast.  This is … Continue reading

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West coast road trip: We’re off!

Summer is here! And that means we begin on something I’ve been looking forward to all year: we’re taking a West Coast Road Trip. We’re going to take ~2 weeks to travel down the West Coast, about as far as … Continue reading

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