Northwest Moments

We’ve all booked a vacation or jumped in the car for a roadtrip based on a single iconic photo. Here’s our collection of the best Northwest moments captured in photos.

Oceanside, Oregon

Portland, Oregon is the perfect climate for rhododendrons, and mid-Spring is the perfect time to see them. In east Portland, near Reed College, is a 9.5 acre garden with over 2,500 rhododendron, azalea, and companion plants to admire. Set in a botanical garden with small lakes, ponds, and walking paths… Read More

Hulda Klager Lilac Garden

Woodland Washington is home to the most wonderful display of hybridized lilacs in their many colors. But oh, the fragrance!

In honor of National Small Business Week, we’re spotlighting a local small business. For Tuesday, it’s donut time! BigWig Donuts has been serving up specialty donut holes at regular pop-up shop inside Archive Coffee in Salem and running a made-to-order business. Last week they opened their own store front in… Read More

Black Ink Coffee

As part of National Small Business Week, I am going to throw a spotlight on a PNW small business every day this week. In Oregon City, just a block from the foot of the historic Oregon City Outdoor Elevator and just off I-205, is a coffee shop all its own…. Read More