Burdons on the Bay

It’s funny over here. America loves a Holiday. Halloween, as we have previously posted, is mental. At Christmas, our little corner of suburbia is creaking under the weight of lights and decorations....

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We decided to make the most of Martin Luther King weekend and headed down to Los Angeles for a few days. We eventually set off on Friday evening after I finished...

Now in Portland, we took a trip to Mount Hood, an inactive volcano that looks over Portland. Heather and the kids hadn’t seen snow since moving to the States, so the excitement...

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The next stop on our road trip was Florence, Oregon. The journey offered some particularly impressive coastal views, so we’d stop every now and then to take a photo. We made...

We stayed the first night in Fort Bragg, where we attended Church in a  small local congregation the following morning. We then headed to ‘Glass Beach’, where the sand is mixed...

Some good friends from our Edinburgh days kindly invites us to spend Thanksgiving with them in their home near Portland, Oregon. We decided to make a road trip out of the occasion,...

This year’s Halloween was great – we carved pumpkins, went to a Trunk or Treat/Chilli Cook-Off, had a party at the School and went Trick or Treating in our Neighbourhood.

Here’s a short video of Lucy in her PJ’s, having just rode her bike for the first time without stabilisers! …and here’s Joshua – he was asked to share a talent...