The Crab Pot

The Crab Pot was an institution in Lincoln City…most especially in Cutler City.  The original business dates way back to the 1920’s… For 39 years it has been owned and operated by Allen Black, who lived above the storefront.  R and I have been buying fish there since 1992 and have had many a good […]


Okay…our little enclave at the beach is just so…well…adorable.  Especially our street, Ebb Street… which includes our house, Mary Lou and Alan’s, Terry and LuAnn’s, Wee Packum Inn, Jim & Carol’s and nearby David and Susan, and Sharon… we’re just around the corner from Josephine Young Park which is right on the Bay… In the […]

After the Feast…

The Beach…in a dark and driving rain…a fire…leftovers (YUM) and the next day, sunshine… this really is such a beautiful place… a nap in the sunshine room, noting the reflections in things… Sunday a walk on Nelscott Beach… and an early supper at Mo’s…the time of year when the locals rule, and can get a […]

The Beach House

It seems impossible to believe this, but 20 years ago we bought this little beach house on Siletz Bay.  We’ve tinkered with it a little bit, but mostly it has been an oasis of calm in our busy lives, a family place.  I’m entertaining myself this week with some before and after photos…here’s how our […]