• Archers Afield

    Archers Afield

    Alright. So I got my horse riding lesson in. But, what about the sworn enemy of the Cowboys? I played cowboys and Indians as a kid, the cowboys with their…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Vintages


    So, maybe you want to vacation a little closer to home. 2017 has been named the year of Eco-Tourism, putting an emphasis on travelling without leaving a carbon footprint. This…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Arch Cape Inn

    Arch Cape Inn

    But, hey, maybe Seaside is too commercial for you. Too crowded. In keeping with my resolution to go to the Oregon coast more, I can’t leave Cannon Beach out of…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Oregon Coast Inn

    Oregon Coast Inn

    The Oregon Coast. I have said it time and time again: Is there a more beautiful place on earth? If there is, it’s hard to imagine. I am notoriously bad…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • December Market Stats

    December Market Stats

    The Portland metro area ended the year with cooler activity on the whole. Closed sales (2,621) ended 3.3% under the 2,710 closings posted last year in December 2015 despite a…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Salishan


    The Northern Oregon Coast is all fine and good… beautiful in fact. But that doesn’t mean that they’re aren’t other equally good options along the Oregon Coast. Siletz Bay near…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Free Movies

    Free Movies

    “Free”. I’ll admit it; it’s one of my favorite words. Assuming there’s not a catch involved… who doesn’t like something for free? Fill in the blank. Free. You had me…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Dog Exercise

    Dog Exercise

    Come on dad, let’s go, let’s go, let’s go, let’s go… BARK, BARK, BARK, BARK… LET’S GO!….. All of us dog owners have been there. And, while generally taking your…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Scandanavian Christmas

    Scandanavian Christmas

    My wife is Scandinavian. More specially, she is of Norwegian decent. She has introduced me to a whole new world culturally. In the culinary department, she has made for me…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Portland Chorus

    Portland Chorus

    Something wonderful happened last night. Something very progressive and very Portland: I had the opportunity to introduce some out of town guests to the Portland Gay Men’s Chorus. Not only…

    Written by Rick Sadle