Baker City Oregon

How sweet it is at Sweet Wife Baking

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Timothy Bishop of the Baker City Tourism was able to secure me some of the special treats that Jennifer Mowe made on the Sunday I was in Baker City.  Yum!  Yum!  Yum! When we arrived to take a look at this really cute shop, there was a line out the door and I would have […]

Walk Through Beautiful Downtown Baker City

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Before meeting Timothy Bishop of the Baker Ciby Tourism Bureau for an early morning breakfast at the Lone Pine cafe I took a stroll through this picturesque downtown.  Plated in 1865 and incorporated in 1874 the town is along the Oregon Trail and surrounded by the Wallowa-Whitman Forest. Named after Edward D. Baker, the only […]

A Meeting with the Salt Lick artists

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So, I traveled to Eastern Oregon to cover the fascinating Salt Lick Auction, an event where salt blocks that have been crafted into art by animal artists are judged, auctioned, and sold – with the funds going for Parkinson’s Research.  While on my quest to cover the Salt Lick Auction, I got the chance to […]