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Pacific Northwest Life

5 Ways to Get Outdoors and Stay Active This Winter

February 13, 2019

Rain? Check. Snow? Double check. It’s safe to say Oregon has it all when it comes to winter weather forecasts. Even though Oregon’s winters are somewhat majestic, they can also give you a little bit of cabin fever if you don’t leave the house (hygge can only get you so far, after all). Rather than […]

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Recipes

10 Soups and Stews for Pacific Northwesterners

Celebrate National Soup Month in style with these Pacific Northwest recipes. Enjoy local ingredients and amazing flavor! January 18, 2018

January is National Soup Month, and that means it’s time to fish out your pots and pans and get cooking. To help you get started, we’ve outlined some amazing soups and stews that the Pacific Northwest region is known for. While it can be difficult to track the origin of one specific recipe, we’ve highlighted […]

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Cities

Eugene, Oregon is a Cyclist’s Dream

cycling in Eugene, Oregon April 23, 2014

If you consider yourself a hardcore biking enthusiast, then Eugene, Oregon is your Heaven on Earth. The Cascades & Coast region offers some of the most breathtaking views of the surrounding valleys, lakes, mountains, and forests. In addition to pedaling through natural and insanely beautiful geographies, you’ll get the opportunity to swing through charming towns […]

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Storage Tips

Prepare for your storage unit before the weather gets you!

Frozen bike December 11, 2013

Winter weather in the Pacific Northwest has a reputation for being cold, wet, and generally miserable. Unless your belongings are sheltered appropriately, this nasty weather can destroy your treasured property. Storage also ensures that seasonal items will not clutter your home. Here are some tips to prepare for winter self storage: Invest in Appropriate Containers: […]

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Storage Tips

Tips for storing clothing: Keep it Cool, Clean, Dark & Dry at Northwest Self Storage

Clothes spilling out of drawers October 30, 2013

With the chilly winter months fast approaching, it?s time to dig out your favorite sweaters, hats and scarves and pack away your swimsuits, shorts and flip-flops. Switching out seasonal clothing is an excellent way to save space. To make room in your closet for your favorite winter apparel, consider taking advantage of the fantastic self […]

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