Vancouver to Victoria, BC

This trip was July 19-23, 2017   Oh, Canada. We live 4.5 hours from the Canadian border. Being from the middle of the United States it was exciting to have the chance to be in another country that quickly. Drew had never been out of the country until this trip and it was time for … Continue reading Vancouver to Victoria, BC

Rainbow Falls//First Hike With Our Dog

In April 2016 we adopted a German Shepherd/Saluki/Mutt mix from Iran with a cute face, floppy ears and a super soft coat. We named him Argo (like the movie with Iran & America.) On June 22, 2018 he turned THREE! Yes, this is a little crazy but if you knew him you would agree this … Continue reading Rainbow Falls//First Hike With Our Dog

Four Phrases I Can’t Stand

There are a few words or phrases that seem to strike a nerve in everyday speech...c'mon we've all got them... But there are a few in particular that have been standing out to me lately. I've heard them in my own speech, in my friend's words or in conversations with my family members. I see … Continue reading Four Phrases I Can’t Stand

1) A false belief or 2) A BS excuse

*Feel free to share* I went to our local farmer’s market this weekend and while we walked around purchasing random products and speaking to the owners, I noticed how they presented themselves and their tables. One lady was head down, sitting, playing on her phone.📲 Another was standing up, energetically talking to every customer approaching … Continue reading 1) A false belief or 2) A BS excuse

Where To Go and What To Do in Astoria, OR

Astoria. Cool name, even cooler city in Oregon. We were interested in going to Astoria because of the rich history, filming locations, great food, craft beer and awesome pictures I kept seeing online. Our friends had camped nearby and climbed The Astoria Column a few weeks before we got to Astoria and enjoyed it. While … Continue reading Where To Go and What To Do in Astoria, OR