The Oregon Trail May 30th 2006 This was my weekend trip to Oregon to revisit my "roots" - if you will. For those of you who aren’t aware, I was born in Oregon in the town of Bend which is located just about smack-dab in the center of the State. My dad was the pastor of a church out there at the time, and after he and my mom were married, they lived there for a few years, had me, and then decided to return to the East Coast. ... read more
North America » United States » Oregon Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
J.R.R. Tolkien once wrote: "Not all those who wander are lost". This has become something of a mantra for my life which brings me to the question: Can wanderlust be in your genetic code? If so, then that would explain mine... I have always loved adventure and travel, even as a kid. I've discovered that the older I get, the more adventuresome I become so, if this trend continues, I'll probably be trying to get on a space shuttle flight when I'm 80. In the meantime, I'm happy to share my growing adventures - enjoy!
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