Week at the Beach – 2013

Manzanita Oregon

Last week was our annual Week at the Beach.  We are blessed to be able to own a home on the Oregon Coast in a little, quaint beach town called Manzanita.  It is our own little piece of heaven. Each summer we are able to spend an entire week there.  It is a week that our family looks forward to all year long.  We spend weekends down there during the year but this is the only time we spend a whole week.  We do rent the house a lot during [Continue Reading…]

Walks on the Beach


In 2003 a dream came true.  We were able to purchase a second home along the Oregon Coast.  If you’d like to read more about that story you can do so here. Every summer since then we have spent a Week at the Beach.  It is my favorite week of the entire year. One week where our whole family escapes from our “regular” lives and spends 24/7 together.  For me, it is a little piece of heaven. There is a certain sense of peace that comes over me each time [Continue Reading…]

Week at the Beach

week at the beach

Each summer we enjoy our “Week at the Beach.” We are blessed to own a second home on the Oregon Coast.  The house is rented out the majority of the time but each summer we enjoy a “week at the beach.”  This has become a very special, treasured and highly anticipated family time.  Sometimes it is just our family but more often then not we love sharing that week with our extended family and friends. The beach is a magical place where we can just be together and enjoy each [Continue Reading…]