Advent in Pictures: Third Sunday in Advent

Advent in Pictures: Third Sunday in Advent

Today marks the third Sunday of Advent, also known as Gaudete Sunday. Gaudete comes from the Latin for Rejoice, the first word in today’s Catholic mass from Philippians 4:4-6 and Psalm 85:1: Gaudete in Domino semper: iterum dico, gaudete. Modestia vestra nota...
Advent in Pictures: Second Sunday in Advent

Advent in Pictures: Second Sunday in Advent

Today is the second Sunday of Advent. The second purple candle, also known as the “Bethlehem candle” or “candle of Peace”, is lit in remembrance of Jesus’ birth in Bethlehem and the prophets who foretold it. I spent only a short time in...
2016 Stormy Weather Arts Festival {Top 5 Things to Do}

2016 Stormy Weather Arts Festival {Top 5 Things to Do}

It’s that time of year again! Cannon Beach’s 29th Stormy Weather Arts Festival is this weekend. A weekend celebrating art and music, the festival is sure to delight all ages. About the Stormy Weather Arts Festival: Event Description via CannonBeach.org....

Rose City Comic Con [Top 5 Tips!]

Portland’s Rose City Comic Con occurs this weekend! What better way to kick it off than with looking behind – and ahead? I went to Portland last March for Wizard World Comicon; it was my first trip to PDX, as well as first experience with Wizard World. My...

Cannon Beach Distillery: Looking Ahead

The last time I interviewed CBD distiller and owner Mike Selberg on the blog, Cannon Beach Distillery didn’t even have a website. Now, they’re winning awards, moving into larger quarters, and looking ahead to what’s next! This latest interview is a...