The Pacifc Northwest

A Little Bit of Hollywood Rolled into Town ~

“The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.”  Alfred Hitchcock

With conveniences such as Redbox, Netflix and microwave popcorn, it’s kind of hard to justify paying $20 for two people to see a movie in the theater.  Don’t you think?  But every now and then a movie will be released that just calls me to the theater.

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Even the Volkswagon is Orange ~

I know, I know, you’re thinking – just how many photos can one take of fall leaves?  Apparently, if you’re us, quite a few.  It seems as if every tree we come upon offers up some little tweak of excellence.  So with that being said, here are a few more and I promise, this will be the last of them (fingers crossed behind my back).  I think you’ll thank me for posting these though!

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Walk With Nature ~

To say we went for a walk today would be a serious understatement. I’m not sure how far we walked because we forgot to set the pedometer on Abi’s phone, but we nearly wore ourselves out.  Walking in Ashland is a workout in itself because 1/2 of the town is built up into the hills and there is a 93-acre park (with hiking trails) in Ashland.

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We are Patti and Abi. We retired early to live a simpler life, travel the world and hopefully, inspire others to redefine retirement.


3 years, 107 days ago!





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