Category Archives: Travel

>Memories of a Snowy Lighthouse

> 2008 was the year…our first Christmas living along the shores of the Pacific. We had just moved from the frigid cold and hip deep snow of Eastern Washington to, what we thought was, a warmer climate where snow was … Continue reading

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>Hawaii Five-O: 50 reasons to visit Maui

> Hawaiians say that “Maui no ka oi,” or that “Maui is the best.” And we agree.  ~Jim Byers/Toronto Star Wailua Falls falls an impressive 70 meters into a beautiful pool and is easily visible from the road, not far … Continue reading

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>Lighthouses: A Bit of History

> Heceta Head Lighthouse, Oregon Coast  “To a sailor, a lighthouse means you’re home. They symbolize a sentinel. It’s always there.” — Gene Hullette There are thousands of lighthouse collectors and enthusiastics around the Globe, however did you know … Continue reading

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>It’s Time for a Dream Vacation: A Caribbean Villa

> As the days get shorter and the warmth has left many areas of North America, I find myself dreaming of tropical destinations, flip flops, cute sundresses and beachy jewelry.  A dream destination would be Casa Kimball, an exceptional Caribbean … Continue reading

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>Amazing Seashell Covered Temple

> In the hills in the northern part of Taiwan there is a small temple covered almost entirely with seashells; which makes it one of the most amazing architectural works in the world.          Wat Arun, the … Continue reading

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>One Wacky Woman in Ocean Shores

>If you ever get the chance to visit Ocean Shores, Washington then make sure to visit ‘One Wacky Woman’ for some fabulous antiques, vintage, “shabbybeach” and glass creations. They invite you to stop by and see the newest rage for … Continue reading

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>The California Surf Project: The Book

>Have you ever imagined what it would be like to quit your job, pack your boards, and surf your way down the California coast? Though it may sound like a daydream, The California Surf Project is a fully photographed travel … Continue reading

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