Whidbey Island Roadtrip

We began the day like any other, but our casual Saturday morning turned into a spontaneous adventure up and around the Washington coast this past weekend. We were itching to get out of Seattle, but couldn’t agree on when or where to go, so we grabbed breakfast, jumped in the car and decided to drive.…

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Spring in the Northwest

“All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost…” Every spring, I am reminded of this great quote by one of my favorite authors, J.R.R. Tolkien. This spring, our first in the Northwest, it…

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The Oregon Coast

On a visit to the Northwest two years ago, my husband and I came to Washington State to explore the coast. Since then, we’ve been wanting to go back. If you’ve been reading the blog, you’ll know that we’ve really been itching to get out of Seattle to go explore the coast again; especially now…

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Seattle Snow Day

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Seattle! According to meteorologists, we received the biggest snowfall the city has seen in over two years today. Needless to say, when I woke up to snow this morning, I was beside myself! We immediately got out of bed, threw on our boots and took Olive…

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Our Family of Three

As we near the end of the year and approach the five month mark since we made the move from the Southwest to the Northwest, I’ve been thinking a lot about how grateful I am for all of the opportunities that we’ve had and the support we’ve received in 2013. I can honestly say that…

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