In honor of Thanksgiving, this is a post of thanks... following are just a few of the many, many reasons why I am so grateful to live and raise my daughter in Oregon.
The beauty of the coastline...
Sand castle-digging on the beach at Siletz Bay, Lincoln County
Old Cannery and the Astoria-Megler Bridge, Clatsop County
The majesty of the interior...
Newberry Crater National Volcanic Monument in Central Oregon
Views of the Oregon Trail and the Blue Mountains, Baker County
Painted Hills, John Day Fossil Beds, Eastern Oregon (no worries, the kid is not actually in danger of running off the cliff)
Jeld-Wen Stadium During a Portland Timbers Soccer Match
Kid and Friend at Zoolights, Oregon Zoo, Portland