Category: Oregon House Sits

House Sits in Vancouver and Corvallis

Our First Time in Washington! Okay, we were only ten minutes from the State line and close to Portland, but still. The passage across the Columbia River is impressive, crossing over a classic green steel bridge, high above the water. We tried to get photos but it was raining every single time, and you can’t stop …

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First House Sit in Portland

What a Day! I had breakfast in Los Angeles and lunch in Portland, Oregon. Well, I could have. I didn’t have breakfast and didn’t have much lunch either since I flew early in the morning.  Upon arriving, I grabbed a taxi and got to our house sit right on time. The first order of business …

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Our Oregon Summer – Part 2

Our 20th House Sit – We were back for the second leg of our house sit in Dallas. (You can read the first one here) After greetings and some settling in, our first order of business was getting a new windshield. We called a mobile repair service, and after a couple of hours and a …

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Blueberries and Baby Dolls in Dallas

And on the Third Day – Well, our third day at our first house sit in Oregon, we found a nearby farm that sold u-pick blueberries, and we were off! Neither of us had ever seen blueberries growing, rows and rows of six-foot high bushes, all different varieties, some ripe some not yet. It was a …

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House Sitting in Dallas – Oregon not Texas

Our First House Sit in Oregon – We were so happy to be in a new State and such a terrific house with truly fantastic creatures; one dog and three cats. Our host departed mid-day after we visited a while with her brothers and next-door neighbor – characters all and such fun!

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