Oddly Ends

Rando Questionnaire #3: Fall for Thoughts

There’s something about the leaves changing, the crisp air with all it’s smells swishing by that gets me really thinking. With each Fall comes the impulse to re...

1200 Watts of Freedom Vol. 5: The Magical Fruit

If there’s one thing I’ve learned since I’ve started cooking, it’s that you can essentially make the same thing over and over again without getting bored just b...

1200 Watts of Freedom: Volume IV

Taking a ride on the chili express... I know I’m going to lose a lot of fans here, but let me be up front with you: despite the disaster that was Volume III, I...

1200 Watts of Freedom Volume III

The No Microwave Zone... During previous editions of 1200 Watts of Freedom, I’ve hinted at some semblance of cooking enjoyment, and at least a half-as*ed des...

Number Two… With a View?

Now that you’re all geared up, it’s time to hit the trail. Fortunately, your bodily functions will continue to march on as you put in the mileage. When it’s tim...

Your Hornoscope: Summer Love

Ahhhh… summer. The days of road trips to the beach with our sweeties are just on the horizon. Well, whether you’ve got a sweetie or are sweetie-less, The Astr...

WWII Planes to Fly, June 14 & 15

Four of the most famous aircrafts of the Second World War are visiting Corvallis as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour, brought to town by non-profit organizatio...

Nature Alert: Checker Mallows

Any of you suckers—ahem valued readers— take my advice a couple weeks back and head out looking for golden paintbrush? Think I had you searching for fool’s gold...

Hidden Gems: Blockbuster Video

If you’re visiting Bend, you may be treated to quite a shocking sight when driving through middle of the bustling city. Sitting just down the road from Revere a...

Staying Sane Delivering The Advocate

Judy from Burst's Chocolate Being a full-time college student/small-time reporter/delivery boy may seem like an overwhelmingly glamorous existence, and for th...

I Get By with a Little Help from my Phone

Staying in the moment or taking a moment to catch your breath in a stressful situation can help you check yourself before you wreck yourself. Mindfulness has be...

1200 Watts of Freedom

All my life, I’ve had a strange relationship with food. If we’re going to be honest about it, we all have. Habits and tastes aside, in a fair, if not overly mec...

Nature Alert: Painting the Valley Gold

The landscape is green and lush this time of year, bringing life back to gray winter surroundings…ever think that greenness is a bit monotonous though? To break...

Corvallis: A Light In Trump’s America

Corvallis has proven itself time and time again to be the shining beacon of tolerance and acceptance in the Willamette Valley. We, the overwhelmingly liberal co...

Create Your Own Presidential Tweet Storm!

Tweets The best part about being president of the United States these days is that you have the world wrapped around your little twitter-ing fingers, as they...

Your Horonopes, March 15-21

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’re probably real stoked that it’s your birthday soon. We get it. It’s called a birthday party because you’re supposed to share in...