We took a look at this coastal Oregon town’s past and present. It’s a place that’s seen a whole lot of ships pass by, some not so successfully.
5. January 2011
We’re pressing “pause” on our roadschooling adventure in order to enjoy ten weeks of group learning with other homeschoolers whose parents see the world a lot like I do. What will we do if we wind up liking it more than the road?
19. December 2010
Enough of our friends up in the Sierras have a Mexican Christmas food connection that we were able to form a decent tamale-manufacturing crew. This, against the high-altitude snowy backdrop of beautiful Taylorsville in California’s Indian Valley.
23. November 2010
Patacones—slices of green plantain that are fried, smashed, then fried again—never seemed to be on any local menus. So I didn’t learn about them until our last weeks in Costa Rica. It turns out that you only need to ask for them by name.