Cross-Country Road Trip: Part Three of Three

If you missed Part One or Part Two follow those links to catch up and meet us back here. Saturday, July 28: Colorado Springs, Manhattan, KS and Spring Hill, KS We left Colorado Springs at 9 a.m. to head for my home state. We knew we were in Kansas when we stopped in Wakeeney for gas and … Continue reading Cross-Country Road Trip: Part Three of Three

Cross-Country Road Trip: Part Two of Three

If you missed Part One, catch up here. Picking up where we left off... Even though Colorado was some of the worst driving we had, we enjoyed this part of the trip the most. Colorado is a beautiful place and the 'West' for many in my home state. You don't need to travel very far to get … Continue reading Cross-Country Road Trip: Part Two of Three

Cross-Country Road Trip: Part One of Three

Ah, yes, PCS season. Can you just smell the cardboard box and endless pizza for every meal? This summer was the first move my husband and I did together and it was a full PCS from the Army. We drove two cars with our belongings and dog from Washington state to North Carolina before settling into … Continue reading Cross-Country Road Trip: Part One of Three

Westport Beach Camping

Summers are for camping, beaches and time with your friends. If you can fit them all in the same weekend, even better! Westport is known for it's miles of sandy, public beaches, boardwalk with stores and plenty to eat and drink and a casual weekend for anyone wanting to drive out to the beach. They … Continue reading Westport Beach Camping

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

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