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Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument

Pretty Puffy Clouds Mt St Helens WA

I was only three years old when Mount St Helens erupted killing 57 people. It was a few years after the fact, that my child’s mind could process deadliest eruption in the United States. Natural disasters are strange mixture of … Continue reading

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A Blur of Bits and Pieces

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The next few days after finding out we were expecting another baby were somewhat of a blur. Between the shock of the news and trying to decide if we were going to keep traveling, taking along our camera was the … Continue reading

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A Crazy 24 Hours

Stacking Rocks Ruby Beach WA

It was a driving day with our final destination a mere 4 hours away. However 4 turned into 12 because… You can’t pass up climbing a tree that looks like it’s from Endor. Nor could we pass up a quick … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – Valley Forge, PA

Peeking In Washingtons Headquarters

Bear with me as we hitch up our time machine and head back in time for Throwback Thursday. The amount of pictures we take borders on absurdity and it’s impossible for me to keep up without an assistant. So until … Continue reading

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Hiking Hurricane Hill at Olympic National Park

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After a few days of exploring Seattle we were ready for a change of pace. Olympic National Park, located in the Olympic Peninsula, was a perfect place to slow down and take in the beauty of God’s creation. The highlight … Continue reading

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Hiking in North Cascades National Park

Sunlight North Cascades NP WA

While we are searching for a new RV and before we get busy taking on next year’s adventures, I’m going to finish catching up on our travels from over the summer. July was a perfect month to spend in Washington. … Continue reading

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Glacier National Park: So Worth the Drive!

Glacier NP Mountain

After traveling for two years full time in our RV, one of the questions we get asked most often is “What’s your favorite place?” Each of us has a different answer but there is no question (Except for maybe Thing … Continue reading

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Nomads in Wonderland – Yellowstone National Park

Geyser Yellowstone NP

Steam rises and swirls in a dance with the wind. White mud bubbles and boils like living pots of paint. Geysers explode from the earth daring to touch the clouds. Water rages through the canyon and trickles out of cracks. … Continue reading

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Stopped in Our Tracks at Grand Tetons National Park

Brent Grand Tetons National Park

Some places you don’t know what to expect. To be honest, we only stopped at Grand Teton because it was one our way to Yellowstone. We hadn’t even looked up pictures of Grand Teton National Park on the internet. But … Continue reading

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Arches and Adventures in Moab, Utah


When we hit the road in 2011, we each had the places we most wanted to see. Brent was excited about Maine. Thing One couldn’t wait for New York City. And Thing Two insisted we go to Egypt. Maybe someday, … Continue reading

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