Aloha, Hawaii

Happy New Year, family and friends! This year, our travel resolution was to spend more time visiting the top destinations on our list. So, staying true to our New Year’s resolution, we started 2015 off the right way – in Hawaii! From its beaches and rainforests, to its volcanoes and wildlife – words cannot accurately…

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Winter in Washington

Since I grew up in a Midwest winter wonderland, it doesn’t ever officially feel like winter or the holiday season to me until the first snow has fallen. Thankfully, a few days after Thanksgiving, winter came to the Northwest early and Washington gave us snow!¬† Even though the snow in Seattle¬†never seems to stick around…

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5 Fall Essentials

Is October really almost over? October is one of my favorite months in Seattle as it brings fog, cooler weather and autumn colors, making it the perfect time to bring out blankets and sweaters, and to go out and enjoy the crisp air and scenery. Though, I couldn’t have made it through the season without…

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Majestic Mt. Rainier

Some days, the mountains are calling… and this week, instead of finding a nearby peak to hike, we decided to challenge ourselves with a new altitude, mountain and terrain at Mt. Rainier. We had been thinking about the day that we’d find ourselves at Mt. Rainier since we arrived in the Northwest, but even with…

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