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.

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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 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...

May 11, 2017

Back on the coast for our overnight camping, we headed further north to Rockaway Beach. Rockaway Beach was the furthest north on the coast that we were considering. We hadn’t wanted to purchase a home at the top of the coast, near Washington, as their records for rain...

April 21, 2017

We moved to our new home on the Oregon coast on December 31st, New Year’s Eve. It was much colder than it had been when we were visiting the Oregon coast back in October and it was lightly raining. Since then, the winter has been wild here on Ten Mile Lake. We’ve had s...

April 14, 2017

Feeling sad over losing the opportunity to put in an offer on the home in Toledo that night, we were determined to wake up the next morning with a fresh start and fresh hearts. We still loved the home on the lake and there were still lots more homes to see. We got up a...

March 29, 2017

Lake house, Toledo house, lake house, Toledo house… it’s all we could think about. Which one did we love more? Did we want to put an offer on the Toledo house so that we didn’t lose it? What I really wanted to do was finish our trip, drive the 13 hours back home to Sou...

March 17, 2017

We left the house where we had been dismally embarrassed after sitting in their driveway for almost a half-hour before we realized it was occupied and NOT for sale! There was still some daylight left and we had one more house to see in Waldport. It was the definition o...

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