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Visiting Astoria Oregon

Planning a trip to Astoria? Do! We love this town! What to do while you're here- Here are a couple of great blog posts with some highlights of stuff to do while you are in town.http://www.talkoftomatoes.com/2012/02/top-6-astoria/http://localadventurer.com/things-to-do-in-astoria-oregon/http://vacationidea.com/ideas/best-things-to-do-in-astoria-oregon.html Where to stay  The Cannery Pier Hotel is one of the most amazing places I have ever stayed, even as a local.  It is out in the river built on an old cannery location and you are really close to the shipping channel and the bridge so the experience of being on the river is unbeatable. You can see it off to the left in this pic from the Bridgewater Bistro.https://www.cannerypierhotel.comThe Holiday Inn Express has a great location right under the bridge with a beautiful grassy area out...

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Dewey's First Youtube Video!

Taper time We took the plunge and set up a youtube channel for Dewey to post some blacksmithing videos.  This one is all about tapers, one of the first things you would learn blacksmithing but also a really important one to master.  Dewey uses them in SO many projects; coat hooks, fire pokers, S hooks, steak turners, even our little twisted hearts. Come take a look!        

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So it looks like we have a blog!

So it looks like we have a blog.  We want this to be a fun place to share what we've been up to, what's happening around the farm, projects we're working on and our favorite things to do in the area. We'll be back soon! Shannon (the shop elf & fiber fanatic) 

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