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Featured Northwest Lifestyles Oregon

Beyond Van Gogh makes masterpieces come alive

Beyond Van Gogh at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland is an immersive experience which breaks barriers by incorporating both still and moving art. Masterpieces, now freed from frames, come alive, appear, and disappear, flow across multi-surfaces with a minutia of details. The show is projected on every surface around you accompanied by a musical […]

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Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities Washington

Spend the holidays on Mount Rainier

Are you ready to spend the holidays at a unique Washington mountain retreat? Mount Rainier National Park is offering the following packages at the National Park Inn. Hollydays Package Hollydays Package includes a room and dinner for you and your party on the evening of December 25, 2021 at the National Park Inn. Seared duck […]

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Events Featured Oregon Outdoor Activities

Oregon Winterfest to shine light, fire & ice at expo center

Caption: Oregon Winterfest photo by Brian Becker. After more than 20 years of winter celebrations, a new and larger venue was announced recently by Lay it Out Events for the OnPoint Community Credit Union Oregon Winterfest. The three-day festival of light, fire and ice will now be held at the Deschutes County Expo Center in Redmond, […]

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Harvest Hosts offers unique rv experience

Caption: Sunrise Over the White Mountains at a Harvest Host Location Written by Shari and Hutch Editor’s note: The following article is reprinted with permission from the Northwest RVing Blog hosted by MHRV (Manufactured Housing and Recreational Vehicle) Show Association. For information, go to Walking through vineyards, drinking mead, petting alpacas, screening cult movies, […]

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Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities

Growing herbs all year for tasty meals

Caption: Artificial lights ensure herbs receive enough bright light to successfully grow indoors. Photo credit:  Photo courtesy of Gardener’s Supply Company/ by Melinda Myers Add garden fresh flavor to your meals year-round.  Grow a few of your favorite herbs indoors, harvest and enjoy. Select a variety of herbs you and your family enjoy and use for cooking, decoration, or […]

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Pacific Northwest unique holiday adventures

Caption: For Oregon Wine Giving Season, Cória Estates is offering private vineyard tours with the purchase of 12 bottles. (Photo by Joey Hamilton Photography) Are you ready to celebrate the holidays? There are hundreds of holiday events and activities taking place throughout the Pacific Northwest. Here are just a few of them: Made in La […]

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Featured Northwest Lifestyles

Spring bloom gifts for gardeners

Caption: Give a gift of Months of Bloom, pre-planted bulbs to brighten up the recipient’s home during the winter months or all year long. Photo credit:  Photo courtesy of Gardener’s Supply Company/ by Melinda Myers Give the gift of spring this winter to gardeners and non-gardeners alike.  A pot of tulips, daffodils or other spring flowering […]

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Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities

Winter-blooming bulbs make joyful holiday gifts

Caption:  The flower petals of Giant Amadeus amaryllis start out white and turn to pink, coral and salmon.  Photo credit:  photo courtesy of by Melinda Myers Give a holiday gift that is guaranteed to bring joy and feelings of well-being. Research by Rutgers University found the gift of flowers generates a smile, elevates the […]