September Dinner Menu Ideas

September Dinner Menu Ideas - An Oregon Cottage

Ah, the weather is changing, the kids are back to school and if it’s one thing we need in September, it’s some sort of menu plan so that the busy school days don’t get in the way of healthy family dinners, don’t you agree? Studies have shown the value of gathering around the table to eat […]

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Tuesday Garden Party 8.26.14

Tuesday Garden Party - Garden Inspiration for 8-26-2014

Happy Tuesday Garden Party! Are you vegetable gardeners swimming in produce like I am? Between our warmer than normal summer and the bee hives on our property, our garden is producing like mad and it’s all I can do to keep up! I’ve already put up 9 quarts of Easy Frozen Roasted Tomato Sauce, 20 […]

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Saying Goodbye To Our Vintage Trailer

1957 Dalton Canned Ham Trailer Wood Screen Door - An Oregon Cottage

This last weekend we sold our little vintage trailer we’ve had for 10 years that I wrote about here – the trailer that saw our family through many camping trips and vacations (like this and this). I LOVE that little trailer – the sweet little shape, the wood interior, the compactness that still held everything […]

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Friday Photos 8.22.14

Summer Rain on Hydrangea - An Oregon Cottage

It’s Friday Photos, August edition! How’re you all doing this fine August day? As you can see from the photo above, we’ve had a bit of rain here and there in the last few weeks, but nothing like we can sometimes have here in the Pacific Northwest – we’ve been BLESSED with wonderful summer weather. […]

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