oregon: Buttercloud Bakery is open in Medford, Oregon - 11/02/11 06:24 AM
Buttercloud Bakery is open in Medford, Oregon!  

I drive by Buttercloud Bakery on Genessee street here in Medford everyday on my way to and from work.   The building itself has been undergoing some remodeling over the past few months as it's being transformed from the previous occupying bakery, Great Harvest Bread (which relocated down the street) to the new Buttercloud Bakery establishment.
Their menu looks very interesting and it will be nice to have a new little lunch spot to be able to frequent!
Their Official Grand Opening is scheduled for Friday, but on my way to the … (6 comments)

oregon: Message in a bottle makes it from Oregon to Hawaii - 08/17/11 09:12 AM
Message in a bottle makes it from Oregon to Hawaii
This was a great little story that Carolyn Lucas-Zend of West Hawaii Today gave me permission to repost 
Boy's letter travels across Pacific, discovered by girl on Kona beach
Nine-year-old Trinity Ballesteros was beachcombing along the shoreline fronting Queen Liliuokalani Children's Center in Kailua-Kona when she spied a bottle floating in a tide pool.
Upon closer inspection, she saw a "sea of bugs" surrounding the bottle and called her father, Brad Ballesteros Jr., over to retrieve it. Sealed inside was a note, which at first concerned Trinity.
"When I … (12 comments)

oregon: How cool is this!? Extreme Makeover Home Edition is coming to my town! - 08/17/11 07:32 AM
Just heard a news report that the Extreme Home Makeover show is coming to Jackson County, Oregon.  Apparently, there are five families that are being reviewed currently, and in September, one lucky family will be chosen for the show and to get a new home.
Ark Built Construction will be the lead contractor for this project, Extreme Home Makeover's 200th edition!  It's reported that the winning family will be notified on September 7th and the home will be completed on the 13th. 
We're not that big of a town so this is pretty exciting news!

oregon: Great wines at Grocery Outlet - 07/26/11 07:11 AM
Have you ever considered shopping for some great wines at Grocery Outlet?   You may be thinking "ewww, who would buy wines from a discount grocery store?"  Well I'm here to tell you that I've personally purchased some great wines at some incredible prices here at our local Medford Grocery Outlet location.  The prices I generally see run from $2.99 to a high of about $15.00.
Here's a video with Doug Due, director of the wine and beer purchasing department for Grocery Outlet.  He touches briefly how they are able to offer great wines at such low prices. 

The … (17 comments)

oregon: Looking for something to do this weekend in Southern Oregon? How about hiking the Table Rocks!? - 03/24/11 05:48 AM
Upper and Lower Table Rock is a plateau formation located just on the outskirts of Medford, Oregon.  Hiking to the top offers incredible views of our beautiful Rogue Valley.  In the distance, you will be rewarded with a beautiful views of Mt. McLaughlin, the rim of Crater Lake, and the Rogue River.

Table Rocks; Photo originally uploaded by In all Your Glory - Sarah Jessica Eve
There are separate trails to the Lower and Upper Rock formations.  Lower Table Rock is actually a slightly more difficult hike, but not unmanageable.  When our children were young, they easilly made the … (2 comments)

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