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The dry run

The dry run

This past Saturday was a rare, sunny day in March. We hustled around the yard completing as many post-winter chores as we could. As the day’s end drew nearer, my husband decided it was a good night to camp. We dusted off the camp gear, threw it into the rig, and headed over to a … Continue reading

Sea to Sky Highway

Sea to Sky Highway

We had grey skies and then snow during our long weekend trip to Whistler. But on our last day, there couldn’t have been a more beautiful, clear blue sky. This is a theme in my life. I don’t take it personally…anymore. The sunshine was a perfect backdrop for our roadtrip back home. If you haven’t … Continue reading

The call of the mountains

The call of the mountains

As I sip a hot mug of Vashon Island Costa Rican Reserve, I close my eyes and imagine I’m here… …pulling back the tent flap, breathing in that crisp mountain air, and looking out with awe and appreciation. The camp fire is crackling and emitting its strong, sweet aroma. I take a seat in one of … Continue reading