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Crazy Coast Trip–Part 1

20180810_122323It’s been a whirlwind adventure, and I’m settling back in at home, so let’s recall this summer’s biggest vacation trip!

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Big City Visit

20180628_180437In this short adventure, I introduce my kids to the great variety of amenities (& hazards) of the big city of Portland, Oregon.

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Ghost Town Adventure

Granite MuseumJoin us for another camping trip, where we visit some mining ghost towns!

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Camping & a Birthday

20180528_100429Join us on another adventure camping out in Wallowa County, fishing, seeing sights, and celebrating TBear’s Birthday…

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A Mountain Man Proposal–Part 1

AnnouncementWe’d been looking forward to the next Rendezvous all year long, and this year I had a surprise for Birdy!

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A Mountain Man Proposal–Part 2


Saturday morning broke at 6am, to the sound (and feel) of cannon fire! This was the big day.

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Birdy’s Birthday Bonanza

IMG_6411Join us for another post, where we search for Fossils, and journey to see family!

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2018 ECX Sled Dog Race–Part 3: Second Race Day

IMG_6172Join me in this post, for another race day in the snowy Wallowa Mountains!

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2018 ECX Sled Dog Race–Part 2: Race Day

IMG_6112I almost forgot the best part of Wednesday, the musher’s potluck!

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A Pine Box for Christmas

IMG_5906Every year, I attempt to make something for one of the kids’ Christmas presents. This year, I attempted a pine hope/memory box, using a Japanese Toolbox design…

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