The plan? Hop in the car and go for a long Sunday drive around Mt Hood, dinner at our favorite restaurant in Hood River, and a drive home on the scenic Washington side of The Gorge.
What is a Zip?
Back in October, 2014, during our first weekend together in real life (IRL) since reconnecting, D turned to me over…
ZIP! Jar Day Trip – Hood to Bend
On a Friday evening back in March, we decided to get up early the next morning, hop in the car…
Day Trip to Astoria
We hadn’t explored this town yet, so I was super excited.
Dave drove while I googled for ideas. A few things caught my eye: the riverfront trolley, the brewery with a glass floor over sea lion docks, and we figured that would be a good start.
185-mile Root Beer Floats
Last summer the endless hot weather was getting to us. Our southwest facing apartment doesn’t have A/C, and we were…
Mystery Zip! aka The Zip Jar
Last night, we decided to take a day trip. We’d get up early in the morning, throw the cameras and…
McMenamin’s UFO Festival
Holy wow, this was so much fun! The entire parade was UFO and alien themed. Spectators were even dressed for the occasion. We loved it so much that we decided to make this an annual tradition. Next year, however, we’re dressing more appropriately (as aliens) and bringing the dog in his sassy blue alien costume.
Alberta Arts District
Last night we planned on heading out to see a movie. But then I took too long to get ready…
Date night in PDX
Date night usually involves riding on at least one type of train.
After hearing people rave about dumpling week, I wanted in, so when Facebook suggested I might be interested I agreed.