The best summer vacations I can remember were spent at Neskowin on the Oregon coast. My parents and all of their friends would gather every summer (or at least it seemed like every summer) and there would be eating, swimming, sand castle building, mini golf on the beach, whiffle ball tournaments, and birthday celebrations. All […]
Continuing with the theme of spoons from zoos around the world, here’s one from the Wildliff Safari in Winston, Oregon. Until I found this spoon, I was unaware that there was a Winston, Oregon. Google tells me it’s just south of Roseburg and has a population of about 5,000. Researching the Wildliff Safari has been […]
No snickering! Oregon can refer to itself as anything it pleases. Not everyone can have a glorious and important-sounding moniker like “The Evergreen State.” Besides, “The Duck State” just sounds weird.