We had dreamed up the idea of moving to Oregon and had started our road trip up the coast to begin seeing homes for sale. Having already fallen in love with the lake house, it really set a high standard for everything we would see afterward. The idea of having a dock on the lake, the serenity and peacefulness of the forest, were incredible hurdles for the other homes to bound over. We had just left Florence and were headed for Yachats (pronounced ya-hots), another great beach town.
There were three places on our list to see in Yachats. It was pouring rain that day but we were determined to move forward and see more homes. Also, we really thought it would give us a good idea of whether or not we would love a place – seeing it at its worst on a gloomy, stormy day vs. seeing it in… [continue reading]