Sourdough Bread Friendship

Sourdough Bread Fermented into a friendship. This is not going to be a baking blog, but rather a story about how wonderful it is to sell a home to a client turns into a friendship.  […]

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Active Newport Oregon Chamber of Commerce

Newport Oregon has a very strong Chamber of Commerce.  The  community are very active and supportive of the of local businesses in the community  and events which enhance the experience of living in the Newport […]

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Living on the Alsea River

Fishing the rivers along the Oregon coast stirs up quite a debate as to which river is the best.  Alsea or Siletz?  Every fisherman has their opinion and some fish both.  It also depends on […]


Fishtales Cafe

One of our favorite things to do on Sunday mornings is to go out for breakfast.  One of our favorite places to eat is Fishtails Café located at 3101 Ferry Slip Road in South Beach.  […]


Off The Hook!

The Chamber of Commerce visited OFF THE HOOK restaurant for an Ambassador Showcase one Friday morning and it was the first time I had been in the restaurant.  I had watched it being built over […]

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As an Ambassador for  for the Chamber of Commerce, we met at the Newport Candy Factory located at 3211 Oregon Coast Hwy, South Beach, OR 97366.  The owner Rob Hofes greeted everyone and told us […]

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Crab City

As I woke up early this morning and looked out at the ocean there were City lights on the Ocean, I call it Crab City. It’s commercial crabbing season and the lights on crabbing boats dot the […]


Seafood on the Oregon Coast

A really fun place to eat on the Oregon Coast in South Beach Oregon Coast is at the South Beach Fish Market.  If you want really fresh fish you can find it there as well […]

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4th of July Celebrations

The 4th of July is not my favorite holiday, mainly because of the loud explosions that go on several days before the 4th.  The loud booming noises always frighten our two dogs and it is […]

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Crabbing in Newport Oregon

One of the really great things about life on the coast and living in Newport Oregon is going for walks along the Yaquina Bay front.  My husband,  2 dogs and I developed a routine of […]