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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October 18, 2017

The first days in our new home, alone, on the lake were wonderful. The family had helped us with all of the heavy lifting of moving in and they had all traveled back to their respective homes. That is when the peace arrived. It was winter and there was a light dusting...

September 7, 2017

The cabin on Tenmile Lake was our dream home. We kept running the details of the house through our minds. We planned out where our things would go and how much we would need to get rid of to downsize and fit into the smaller home. Was it possible we could move into thi...

June 8, 2017

Another amazing moment on the lake here... yesterday, I walked out onto the deck to place some sun tea on our little cafe table out there. I set it down carefully as the table is not completely flat on top with all of the filigree. As I set it down, out of the corner o...

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...

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...

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...

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