1. Spring Break RV Adventure 2015

    Spring Break RV Adventure 2015

    As you might remember from some of my previous posts, for Spring Break this year Aaron and I decided to plan a week-long RV adventure with all five of the kids. We survived. We started with grand plans - Utah, Grand Canyon, California - and th... Read More

  2. Bring On The Adventure

    Bring On The Adventure

    Later this month we, these five kids + me + Aaron, are heading out on an adventure in a RV for Spring Break. The photo you see above was our first all-together adventure over two years ago - everyone is quite a bit taller and sm... Read More

  3. Cancun 2014 | Photos & Words

    Cancun 2014 | Photos & Words

    Aaron and I rang in 2015 on the beach in Cancun, Mexico. As many of you know my word for 2015 is give. And as many of you might have read in my reason why post, one of the things I want to work on this year is giving myself a break. ... Read More

  4. Hello Again

    Hello Again

    In the last 15 days I've been on 15 different airplanes.  From Eugene to Portland to Miami to Lima to Iquitos to Cusco to Guayaquil to Baltra (Galapagos Islands) to Bogota to Miami to LA to Eugene&nbs... Read More

  5. China 2013 | The Photos, Part One

    China 2013 | The Photos, Part One

    As I get ready to head out on another crazy adventure I've had a few people ask, "Did you ever post about your China trip?"Good question! I didn't. Not because I didn't want to but because, you know, time gets away. First of all, it was a... Read More

  6. Packing For Peru

    Packing For Peru

    In just a little over a week I'll be heading off on another crazy world adventure with Jim West of  Scrapmap and a group of like-minded memory keepers to Peru.  This is the fourth year in a row I've traveled with Jim and a crew ... Read More

  7. Dave Matthews At The Gorge 2014

    Dave Matthews At The Gorge 2014

    When I started putting together this post I thought for sure I'd written a post about our adventures to see  Dave Matthews Band at the Gorge Amphitheater Labor Day weekend 2013.  I didn't find a post but you can check ou... Read More

  8. Summer Adventuring | Part Two

    Summer Adventuring | Part Two

    Part two of the week+ summer adventure happened after the camping trip with my brother.The plan started out pretty simple. Aaron and I had both decided to take the week off work after the camping trip. As we were talking through options about what to do... Read More

  9. Summer Adventuring | Part One

    Summer Adventuring | Part One

    Our whirlwind week+ adventure came to a close last weekend. I took a lot of photos. A lot. And I'm so glad I did. I'm going to break up the adventure into three posts because there were really three separate parts with a cast of characters t... Read More