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Friday Favorites 02.02.18

Welcome to this week’s Friday Favorites, where I share a few of my favorite links, photos, recipes, or other things I’ve tried, enjoyed, or found interesting this week. Let’s dive in! Up first, I tried a few new recipes (two I’ll be saving, one–eh, not so much). This recipe for a Mediterranean Crescent Ring was …

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Outdoorsy Couple Gift Guide

Ah, February! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and I’ve been busy working away fulfilling orders for cards and art prints in my Etsy shop for the holiday. I’ve always loved Valentine’s Day, especially making and giving cards out to friends and family, which happily I get to do now as part of my …

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Oregon Must See: Ecola State Park

Ecola State Park is nestled along the Oregon Coast between Cannon Beach and Seaside, extending around the dramatic cliffs of Tillamook Head and offering quintessential Pacific Northwest views. John and I selected this area as the starting point for our epic Honeymoon cross-country road trip (read more about that here), and found that we would …

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Exploring the Cold Coast

The North Coast, the Fresh Coast, the Unsalted Coast, the Cold Coast — our Great Lakes go by many names, inspired by their unique beauty and grandeur. Located along America’s northern mid-eastern Canadian border and consisting of five distinct lakes (Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and Lake Ontario), the Great Lakes are …

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Weekend Links & Loves 01.28.18

Saturday found us exploring the frozen coast of Lake Superior, followed by a night out at one of our favorite local breweries, Blackrocks. The best yellow house in town! Plus, with their new extended patio, we got to gather ’round the campfire under the lightly falling snow. Nothing better than a snowy day by the …

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