Ze plane! Ze plane!

2020-05-11T08:24:13-07:00March 24th, 2020|Oregon|

At long last, the plane is done!  When we started back in May of 2017, we had no idea it would be almost three years before we'd have a finished plane.  https://www.wherearesueandmike.com/2017/05/say-want-evolution  Now we'll be flying [...]

Solar Eclipse in Redmond, OR

2017-09-01T13:40:14-07:00August 21st, 2017|Oregon|

For one day, for one event, everyone shook off politics and world disasters and looked up together at the sky.  As the total solar eclipse grew closer, the temperature dropped, the birds quieted and we [...]

You say you want an Evolution?

2017-09-14T09:48:47-07:00May 10th, 2017|Oregon|

Well, you know - we all want to change the world.   In this case it's a revolutionary new program by Evolution Aircraft in Redmond, OR that allows us to participate in building our own [...]

Wining Down in Redmond, OR

2015-08-27T17:37:43-07:00August 14th, 2015|Oregon|

Central Oregon is such a great place in the summer.  High desert, with toasty but not too hot weather, and cool nights.  Fortunately we were far from the numerous wildfires that plagued the Northwest this [...]


2017-09-14T09:48:50-07:00September 9th, 2014|Oregon|

Early morning tee time at the Reserve Golf Club,just outside Portland.  Low, spooky fog.At Portland's International Rose Test Garden, wefound the Peace Rose, a Gold Medal Winner in 1944.Bright yellow with soft pink shading and [...]

Sisters, OR and Pronghorn Golf

2017-09-14T09:49:00-07:00June 3rd, 2014|Oregon|

The Three Sisters mountain range in central Oregon.The stunning Sisters from Pronghorn Golf Course.Love these gnarly old trees on the course...unless your golf ball is behind one.Mike taking aim at the Par 3.Sand on the [...]

Bandon Dunes in Oregon

2017-09-14T09:49:01-07:00March 13th, 2014|Oregon|

The game of golf was born on rugged, wind swept landlike the Oregon coast.  Bandon Dunes is perched 100 feet above the Pacific, representing links golf at its finest. Pacific Dunes (my favorite among Bandon's four courses) has several holes with [...]

Pigging out in Portland

2017-09-14T09:49:03-07:00October 14th, 2013|Oregon|

Portland's light rail transit, Max, is a great featurein this well planned city.  Just in case you've eatentoo much to walk.PIG OUT at Lardo, Portland's pork-centric restaurant.  Oink!The first, the original, the one and only [...]

Shakespeare PLUS in Ashland OR

2017-09-14T09:49:04-07:00August 9th, 2013|Oregon|

We were fortunate that the local wildfires inAshland didn't cause performances to be cancelledas they had the prior week.  Lucky for us, itkept the crowds away and wasn't too smoky.What a delight to see the [...]

Riding the Sand Dunes in Florence OR

2017-09-14T09:49:04-07:00August 6th, 2013|Oregon|

Who sat in the badass back seat?  You betcha.Florence is Oregon's summer playground, with the largest expanse of coastal sand dunes in North America. An adrenaline fueled sand dune buggy ride awaits. Drivers strap you in tightly, [...]