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15 December 2010

To the “Valley Isle”

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Long before finding ourselves living on the West Coast, we’d been discussing the idea of visiting places along the Pacific Rim. It wasn’t very long after we moved into our Seattle apartment that we started thinking of destinations to try. It turned out that our first excursion was Maui. Our eleven […]

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17 September 2010

Our Front Yard

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We’ve decided that, for now, purchasing a television and signing up for a cable package isn’t necessary. We’re enjoying the view from our new place so much that there’s certainly no lack of entertainment! Right below us in the Olympic Sculpture Park, we’ve watched: Art classes, yoga classes and fitness […]

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20 May 2010

Good Day, Surf City

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A year after we first drove past it on our way up the Pacific coast, we made it back to the Santa Cruz area today. We’ve been camped in a privately owned campground in Felton, which is a 15-minute drive north of downtown Santa Cruz. If you’re passing through the […]

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16 May 2010

Had Ourselves a “Hoot!” Today

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We just finished hiking the perimeter of Point Lobos State Reserve and were headed back to our truck when I decided it would be a good idea to look at the park’s trail map one last time before leaving. I spotted another trail several yards beyond the map stand and […]

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