Welcome Home to Stafford Meadows

Welcome Home to Stafford Meadows

The long awaited development of Wilsonville’s Frog Pond area is now underway as West Hills Homes NW presents the Stafford Meadows neighborhood, site of the 2019 Street of Dreams.  Meeting buyer demands for large lots, exquisite finishes, and both main and...
Memorial Park

Memorial Park

It’s easy to talk about the places you fell in love. And in Memorial we fell in love. With Wilsonville, that is. We visited for two weeks in the summer of 2011 and spent many of our sun-filled days outside, soaking in the precious and glorious moments of Oregon...
Wilsonville Public Library

Wilsonville Public Library

There are times my fingers feel the weight of words yet to come. Times I want to do it so well, that what I write stands high enough to honor the people I write about. This is one of those times. Meet Steven, Sheila, Brad and Terri, the Wilsonville Library’s Youth...
SMART Transit Center

SMART Transit Center

It is easy to lose sight of the importance of a place when we fail to see the lives it affects. Not so long ago I took in the beauty of the South Metro Area Regional Transit (SMART) Central transit center on Boberg Road.  I was impressed. I enjoyed the attention...
Graham Oaks Nature Park

Graham Oaks Nature Park

As a mom it is reassurance, release from worry. Open-path freedom for young boys to run and ride and play.  Car and neighbor-free release, allowing boys to simply be boys. As a woman it is escape, a break from needs and demands. Quiet that drowns out the noise...
Town Center Park

Town Center Park

Some places are just plain cool. So cool that you feel a little cooler being there – without looking like you’re trying.  Town Center Park is one of those places. The place is chic, in a really non-stuck-up kind of way.  And we kinda like that. A flair for...
Korean War Memorial

Korean War Memorial

My oldest son has such a rugged exterior.  At five he is intense and highly interested in being tough – yet inside lies such a tender heart. A heart incredibly moved by others’ pain. Not so long ago my boys and I stumbled upon the northeast corner of Town Center...
Wilsonville Farmers Market

Wilsonville Farmers Market

Fresh. Healthy. Connected. It’s how we all want to be – even when we’re secretly wolfing down fast food, alone, in our cars. Fresh. Healthy. Connected. It’s exactly what the Wilsonville Farmers Market is – and the reason we love it so! A community event highlighted by...