Monthly Archives: July 2016

  • Camp 18

    Camp 18

    Driving home from the coast as kids, we always stopped at Camp 18 in Elsie. I remember walking into this big log cabin looking building, sitting at a long wooden…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Funny Names

    Funny Names

    Oregon has some great cities and some great city names. The names often describe exactly what you will see upon entering that town or city: Portland, Hillsboro, Forest Grove, Hood…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Fourth of July

    Fourth of July

    You love Seaside, Oregon. In fact, one of the things that you love best about living in Portland is that Seaside is only about an hour and fifteen minutes’ drive…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Wildlife Safari

    Wildlife Safari

    “Wouldn’t it be majestic,” My wife says to me, pausing the television, “To look up and see the face of that lion as it eats you?” I look at her,…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Adult Baseball

    Adult Baseball

    I’m not the best athlete in the world but, as a kid, I was always pretty decent at baseball. I was primarily a catcher and a first baseman, and an…

    Written by Rick Sadle