After our lighthouse volunteer gig was up at the end of September, we set off to explore the Oregon coast. We set off with no specific plans, other than an intention to see as many lighthouses as possible and find some great camping spots. First Stop: Cape Blanco On … [Read more...] about First Stops Up the Oregon Coast
It's hard to believe that the month of September flew by so quickly, and our second volunteer season as lighthouse tour guides at Cape Blanco Lighthouse has come to an end. We knew pretty early on upon arriving that a month was going to be enough for us, and that our … [Read more...] about And.. it’s a Wrap!
We've been in motion since last March when we left Florida with this one single destination on our itinerary - Cape Blanco Lighthouse in Oregon. We didn't take the most direct route at all, instead of 3200 miles - we went the long way covering 4400 miles. It's been an … [Read more...] about Arrived! Back at Cape Blanco!!
With our extension at the lighthouse coming to an end, and the reality of the cross country drive to Florida by the end of the year settling in - it was time to plot our escape and get on with the next adventure of clearing out Chris' storage unit in Sacramento. We … [Read more...] about Goodbye Cape Blanco – Hello Sacramento!
There have been few experiences so far in our nomadic journey where we leave already having set an intention to return someday. And yet - we have already signed up to return as hosts at Cape Blanco next year. I've been giving a lot of thought as to why I felt so … [Read more...] about Lighthouses Guide More Than Ships
Oh goodness, it seems like we just pulled into Cape Blanco to begin this lighthouse host adventure. How quickly four weeks goes by. We spent our last scheduled week trying to pack in as much awesome as we could - which is easy in a place where just sitting around is … [Read more...] about What?? The Month is Over Already??