Features, Location Love, Originals

Location Love [Special Edition]: Our Favorite Holiday Albums, And Where To Enjoy Them

Editor’s note: this week, we’re doing something a little different. Julia and I split Location Love duties to give you a peek into our December lives – Dena Julia’s Picks Vince Guaraldi – A Charlie Brown Christmas  We have traditions in our house about Christmas movies and Christmas music. For me, the jazz notes of A… Read More Location Love [Special Edition]: Our Favorite Holiday Albums, And Where To Enjoy Them

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Location Love: Somewhere Between a Winery and a Hazelnut Farm, Willamette Valley, OR

There is no shortage of picturesque views in the Pacific Northwest, it’s true, but the variety of places within a few hours’ driving distance from my home still never ceases to amaze me. This photograph is taken on a hill in the Willamette Valley in Forest Grove, OR. The Portland metro area is one of… Read More Location Love: Somewhere Between a Winery and a Hazelnut Farm, Willamette Valley, OR

Location Love, Originals, PNW Love

Location Love: Somewhere Just South Of The Canadian Border, NE Washington

Usually, the pictures I try to take from moving cars never turn out very well, but this one is an exception. It’s from a weekend trip I did with my spouse in 2013, to my in-laws’ cabin in the Northeast Washington…very Northeast Washington, as in, off in the distance and behind the hills is Canada.… Read More Location Love: Somewhere Just South Of The Canadian Border, NE Washington