Clear Lake 

My family and I moved to Oregon from Washington recently. I’ve spent my whole life in Washington and always thought it was beautiful, but I have to say, I think Oregon wins. Today we went for a family road trip to Clear Lake and to be honest, I’ve never seen anything like it or nearly…

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The best breakfast at Jackson’s Corner

When we lived in Maple Valley there was a place we’d always go for breakfast. The Black Diamond Bakery. Hands down, the best place to get a home-cooked-at-grandma’s-house breakfast.  Now that we’re in Bend, we’ve been on the hunt for something comparable. I think we just found it. It’s up off of Neff road by…

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The High Desert Museum

If you ask anyone here in town “What’s something fun to go do or see?”, they’ll probably tell you to go to the museum. It’s on the way to Sun River and last weekend we decided to see it for ourselves.  I will admit I was not expecting it to be that great… but it…

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Worthy Brewing Co. (aka our favorite restaurant)

We went out for dinner last night to our favorite place so far. When we came to visit Bend for Christmas one year my parents took us to Worthy. It’s always busy but the wait times are never that long. For people with 2 kids that’s a must. Maybe it’s a Bend thing but everyone…

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High Tea at AK’s Tea Room (Redmond, OR)

I met up with a friend today and had my first high tea experience. We met at AK’s Tea Room on 6th street in Redmond, OR. Let me just tell you. Downtown Redmond is such a cute little town. Most of the buildings look to be around 100 years old. This one in particular was…

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