United States of America · 24 Days · 55 Moments · July 2017

Trip to Portland!


25 July 2017

7/15, Jim picked us up at 6am. Drove for 7 hours looking for wildlife-so fun!! 7/5/17 Too hot to walk. Tim did laundry, Lisa and I found park to play Jetta in. Ordered Pizza again from Calico, ate on deck made S'Mores😜 Tim and I and Lisa had long talk about Roark.

22 July 2017

For lunch we picked up Jimmy Johns sandwiches! Jetta with her toy while traveling!!

21 July 2017

Long walk with Jetta in neighborhood.

20 July 2017

Ate dinner in downtown Frisco at Greco's Pasternak. Very yummy. Then got frozen yogurt.
Daylight Donuts in Breckinridge!

19 July 2017

Dinner at Ollie's in Frisco. Place is sketchy but food great!!
Starbucks in downtown Breckinridge, mini-donuts!! Took donuts back to Cole. Got ready for bike ride. Jetta took off after dog in front of house-no hurt-just scared everyone!! Went to Frisco to wash clothes and truck. Decided Frisco is where I want to be. Bike road around lake 1 hour 45 minutes. Hard but fun!!

18 July 2017

Got to Breckinridge at 3pm. This Tiny House has 2 bedrooms 2 baths. Rented bikes. Went to dinner at Canteens.
Went on a 9am ATV tour, north of Steamboat Springs, called Hahn's Peak. So fun. 2 hours! Headed out at 1pm. Headed to Breckinridge!

17 July 2017

Eating dinner at Mahogany Grill.
Lunch downtown Steamboat Springs at Salt&Lime. Tim and Cole did the Alpine Slide-too slow. I walked around downtown shops!
Great hike Fish Creek Falls-almost 5 miles.
Breakfast at this great place called Creekside cafe!!

16 July 2017

Got to Steamboat Springs, payed with Jetta!
Sightings on way to CO: Bald Eagle, Elk, mountain goats, ProngHorn,
Bye bye tiny house for now!!!!

15 July 2017

7/15, Jim picked us up at 6am. Drove for 7 hours looking for wildlife-so fun!! 7/5/17 Too hot to walk. Tim did laundry, Lisa and I found park to play Jetta in. Ordered Pizza again from Calico, ate on deck made S'Mores😜 Tim and I and Lisa had long talk about Roark.

14 July 2017

7/14, Got coffee in town and then went on sightsee-raft trip. Lunch at Nick Wilson's Cafe at the Base of Tetons. Lisa and I shopped, guys did white water rafting. Got pizza ate at Tiny House, cooked S'Mores!

13 July 2017

July 13, 2017, ate at outdoor patio, met Lisa in downtown Jackson Hole. Went to Tiny House-beautiful! Birthday dinner at Cafe Genevieve!

12 July 2017

Late dinner at Jakers-very nice!!
Lunch at Joe & Sugar's Cafe in LaGrande, OR.

11 July 2017

July 11-12 Got back to Lauren's. Picked up mattresses. Had dinner at Italian place with Natalie and Kelsey. They are great. Saw where Nike putting Natalie up-high rise! Super nice.

9 July 2017

July 9th: At Susie's!! Got here about noon. Hiked up her property, sat by water, took boat ride, had fabulous dinner and pie. Jetta loves the water! July 10, took bigger hike in nearby park. Had lunch in Mexican restaurant. Boat rides again. Dinner on canal👍🏻. July 11, short hike with Jetta, Cole, Lauren Susie and me. Played on boat. Susie fixed open faced tuna sandwiches-yum. Then we drove back to Portland.
Leaving Portland, stopped for coffee at Lauren 's, using her new Espresso machine. Headed to Susie's!!

7 July 2017

Noon-started getting Lauren moved in. Hauled everything in. Cole put her bed together and Tim took U-Haul Back. I did kitchen etc. tim got lauren an air conditioner. Hotel living!
Lauren and I got Fo-Yo!
Trip to Nike Employee store and dinner with Nike people.
Dinner at Helvetia with Nike crew! Took Jetta.
Picked up Lauren's bed at UPS and ate lunch near U of P-Louie's Pizza! Yummy.
Visited Lauren's new home/apartment. Fitness center and club house!
Breakfast at our hotel, GREAT hotel:new Marriott, Residence Inn. Tim and I and Jetta had coffee at 6:30 in Courtyard! On our way to see Nike people.

6 July 2017

Dinner at ApB pub. Very hard to find, but great place! Kids went to movie-new Spider-Man movie.
Nike Employee Store!
In Portland, unloaded at hotel, went to IKEA!
Almost to Portland!
Best traveler!
Leaving Pendleton, OR. 7:18am. Coffee at local place. Hotel was nice.

5 July 2017

Got to Pendleton, OR at about 6:30pm. Went to eat at a great restaurant I found on TripAdvisor-it wasn't open. Ended up at Abby's Legendary Pizza. It was good, except no wine!! It is sooo hot here!
Ate lunch in Twin Falls Idaho, at Idaho Joes, so yes I had baked 🥔 potatoe. Everyone had pie!! Took Jetta to park to play!! It's hot. 88 degrees.
Left Lisa's at 7:30am, after 1 hour, 10 minute walk!
5;30 am walk with Lisa!

4 July 2017

Got to Lisa's at 3:30. Visited Wyla. Ate dinner at Snowbird resort. Tim, Lauren and Cole did the Alpine Slide. Drove up to Albion Basin.
Ate breakfast at our favorite spot: Westside Cafe.
Leaving Golden, CO-stop at Starbucks 6:30am. Saw deer!!

3 July 2017

Got to Golden, CO at 4:30pm. Went to BeauJo's in Evergreen for dinner!
At park!!
Lunch at Al's Chickenette.
Day 2 on road. Lauren driving today. Their air conditioning IS working😃👍🏻
Left Kansas City, KS at 7am. On our way to Golden, CO.

2 July 2017

Dinner at Q39, BBQue-#1 restaurant in Kansas City.
TownePlace Suites
Got lunch at Smashburger, ate at park.
Trip has officially started!
6:20, stop at Starbucks then headed to Kansas City today.
Good bye to house, Lauren moving to her Big Girl life!