The Yellow Desk

Perched high over the lake in a little cabin.

Welcome to a world of adventure on the Oregon Coast where tranquility meets travel.

Explore a world filled with art, dance, yoga, travel, and events. Shop my store for unique designs and fabrics made for clothing, accessories and home decor!

Travel blog by The Yellow Desk. Blume Bauer's travels around the Western United States.
The Yellow Desk blog about Art, Belly Dance, and Yoga by Blume Bauer.
Lifestyle blog by The Yellow Desk. Blume Bauer writes about food, gardening, her cats, and life living in a tropical rainforest on a lake on the Oregon Coast.
Marketing for Artists blog series by The Yellow Desk. Blume Bauer shares insights as an artist and a marketer to help other artists improve their marketing efforts.
Yellow Desk TV is comprised of videos by Blume Bauer featuring lifestyle experiences on the Oregon Coast.
Photos by The Yellow Desk of Blume Bauer's adventures on the Oregon Coast an Western United States.
Blume Bauer's party boots, also known as rain boots, on the deck of our tiny cabin in a rain forest on Tenmile Lake on the Oregon Coast.
Fun, funky, and romantic leggings by YELLOW. Created by designer, Blume Bauer from the Oregon Coast.
Fun, funky, and romantic one piece swimsuits and bikinis by YELLOW. Designed by Blume Bauer from the Oregon Coast.
Fun, funky, and romantic A-Line Desses by YELLOW. Designed by Blume Bauer from beautiful Tenmile Lake on the Oregon Coast.
Large beach bags, craft bags, and one of a kind handbags by YELLOW. Designed by Blume Bauer in her cabin on the lake.
Fun, funky, and romantic throw pillows perfect statement piece for your sofa in your living room or to cozy up with on your bed in our bedroom. Pillows by YELLOW. Designed by Blume Bauer from her desk in a rain forest on the Oregon Coast.
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May 31, 2017

My first Recipe Review! I've been dying to write more about the recipes I've been trying. Not only to mention which worked well and tasted delicious and which ones didn't work at all, but also to talk about modifications made, if the time allotted for the recipe is acc...

May 29, 2017

We were always looking for a space to live that was a little more unique, more interesting, and certainly less cookie-cutter than the tract home we lived in. Even as far back as 2013, we had been looking for properties and homes that would give us a place to call home...

May 26, 2017

Our campfire at South Beach Campground (Newport, Oregon)

We camped at the South Beach Campground again near Newport. It is so far my absolute favorite campground on the Oregon Coast. The spots are amazing, each spot is lined with trees on either side, a campfire ring, a...

May 21, 2017

I never used to make a weekly meal plan until we moved out here to the lake (Ten Mile Lake, Oregon). We live at the very end of a long, winding gravel road that turns into a smaller jeep trail near the end. Popping by our favorite restaurant is not as quick or easy as...

May 18, 2017

I am in love with the Oregon Coast. The beaches are beautiful and 70% of the year almost completely unoccupied. A big change from the Southern California beaches I grew up. Here is just a small bit of the beauty that is the Oregon Coast. Enjoy!

 I love how the pine fore...

May 16, 2017

The Redwood Forest is much like visiting another planet where the trees are living, breathing beasts covered in wrinkled bark with water-trapping leaves that continually water the forest floor.

On our visit to the Redwoods in October (2016), we stopped to see the drive...

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Blume Bauer, the author of The Yellow Desk and designer for the clothing and home decor brand, YELLOW.
About Me

Hi, I'm Blume! I recently moved to the Oregon Coast where I live in a tiny cabin, high up overlooking Tenmile Lake, surrounded by a rain forest on the Oregon Coast. It's like living in a tree house...


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