When you tell your friends and family you're headed to Astoria, they may assume you’re talking about the neighborhood of Queens, New York City. While that’s also an impressive destination, it couldn’t be further from the kind of experience you’ll have in Astoria, Oregon. Unlike its urban ... Read More
9 Amazing Things To Do In Newport Oregon that you’ll Love!
About two hours away from Portland, located on Oregon’s Central Coast, Newport is a quaint town that offers plenty to do for both locals and tourists alike. With beautiful beaches, parks, restaurants, museums, and historic sights, there is something for everyone to do and enjoy in ... Read More
20 Amazingly Fun & Weird Things to do in Portland with Kids
Recently, we visited Portland Oregon for some spring break activities and to also do a little college tour for my oldest son. With 5 kids in tow, we ventured through the city of roses in search of fun things to keep our tribe entertained. I have to say Portland is filled with unique things to do ... Read More
Taking a West Coast Road Trip – Here are [9 Amazing Must Do Stops]!
There are over one-and-a-half thousand miles of coastline from the southernmost point of California all the way up to the border of Washington state. It would take you just over a day to drive the entire thing straight without stopping. The west coast holds some of the most beautiful points in all ... Read More
The 10 Best Portland Breweries to Stop at on Your Next Vacay!
You won’t have trouble finding is breweries on a visit to Portland, Oregon. With over 80 breweries in the metro area, it's hard to narrow down exactly which ones are worth the visit. That's why we’ve gathered a list of ten breweries sure to appeal to beer enthusiasts and casual beer drinkers alike. ... Read More
The Best Portland Hikes to take when Visiting Rip City
We recently visited the great city of Portland and were so excited to check out all the sights, taste the incredible food, and of course, have our fair share of donuts. Obviously, we did need to work off those donuts! So we did what it seems like every local in Portland does and headed out on some ... Read More
The Best Donuts in Portland…and let’s not forget about Ice Cream!
Portland is known for many things - the coffee, Powell’s bookstore, the roses, the food trucks, the Portlandia hipsters. But it would be remiss to leave out one exceptional part of the Portland landscape, and that is the donuts. Like Michelin-worthy, mouthwatering dough-nuts. You’ve probably heard ... Read More
The Incredible Portland Waterfalls [15 to Check Out]!
We recently visited Portland for a little spring break vacation. While we expected the amazing food in Portland we did not expect to find so many amazing Portland waterfalls. There are countless waterfalls 30 minutes to two hours outside of Oregon’s largest city that you need to check out, perfect ... Read More
Sandy Cove Inn & the Oregon Coast with Kids- a review
Kelsey Smith, one of our Global Munchkins Contributing Families recently decided to take her family along an incredible journey up through the west coast and into Alaska. We will be checking in with them regularly to see what they are up to. Most recently they found themselves in a gorgeous area in ... Read More