Murals around Vancouver, Washington

I got this picture a week or so ago as Jon was driving down the street. He slowed down a little bit but of course with traffic we had to keep moving. This mural was created by Guy Drennan. One these days soon I’m going to do a walking tour of all the murals in...

Day trips from Vancouver: Multnomah Falls

Saturday morning we took a small day trip to Multnomah Falls in Oregon. From Vancouver its about 45 miles and even on this Fourth of July weekend it took us less than an hour to get there. Here is a page of directions on how to get there. The falls are six hundred and...

It all began with a parade . . .

I haven’t lived in Vancouver very long. Not quite a year. In May of this year (2016) I went with friends to sit on the sidewalk of 63rd street in Hazel Dell to watch the annual parade. It was quite fun. The parade was small like the kind you might see in any...