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Our blog is updated regularly with Faces of the Northwest, interviews with creative Northwest business owners, and Northwest Moments, photos of some of our favorite places in the Northwest.

Have you ever gone on a hike and just become fascinated with something you find? I was wandering around Dougan Falls last week, and I found this rock. I was immediately taken by the rock, fascinated by the encounter with it. First, it was the size – this is a… Read More

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #DouganFalls | #WAStateParks Have you driven the Washougal River Road? It is a long and windy road. Maybe wear your seabands, if you have them. But the beautiful Dougan Falls at the end of the road is worth it! We drove up yesterday to admire the falls –… Read More

#WillametteHeritageCenter | #SalemOr | #MissionMillMuseum Willamette Heritage Center is a fantastic historic site to visit in Salem. Admission to the museum gives you access to 9 historic buildings on the site. You’ll be given a self-guided tour map, leading to the variety of historic exhibits. To look at industrialization in… Read More

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ColumbiaRiverGorge | #LatourellFalls Looking forward to a forecast of rain this weekend, I had to get out and enjoy the sunshine yesterday! You can’t take 80° weather in April for granted. So I sprayed my son down in sunscreen and told him we were going on an adventure… Read More

Well, you’ve gone and done it now! You’ve injured your foot. Yeah, it hurts. But it’s not nearly as annoying as having everyone in the world stop you on the street and ask you what do you did to get hurt. And how does everyone know you’re hurt? That ugly… Read More