Naked Falls

We learned about these falls in Washington from some friends. We invited Jeana’s family to join us for anView full post »

Captain Adorable’s Splash Party

Captain Adorable is my only summer baby, so I am happy to do an outdoor party. I groan inwardly whenever CaptainView full post »

Water + Cousins

In preparation for Captain Adorable’s splash birthday party, we bought a slip n slide. We had to make it wet inView full post »

Handprint

The day before Captain Adorable was born, I had the girls make stepping stone handprints. I didn’t mean for it toView full post »

Captain Adorable turns 8!

After a long day of camping, playing in the river, and hiking to a waterfall Captain Adorable got to have a rainbowView full post »

Oneonta Gorge

After camping we drove into the Columbia River Gorge to hike to Oneonta Falls. I brought my phone in a waterproof caseView full post »

Ward Campout: Oxbow

We were excited to check out a new campground and hang out with our ward. This campground is very woody and we hadView full post »

Tolovana Beach

Even though we just went to the beach a couple of days ago, we headed back out to the coast so that Handsome HusbandView full post »

Arcadia Beach

We had another beach day and it was lovely. I found these interesting shells on a rock outcropping. They remind me ofView full post »

Splash Park

We met up with friends at the splash park on a HOT day. Baby Dragon played babysitter since there wasn’t anotherView full post »

July iPhone Pics

Captain Adorable celebrates the 4th with fire and lights. Handsome Husband and I. I made sure to take the kidsView full post »

Arcadia with Friends

We met up with our Disneyland friends at the Oregon Coast. It was a beautiful day. The kids immediately got sandy,View full post »

Punch Bowl Falls

We have been trying to make the best use of our summer weekends by exploring the beauty of Oregon. The last time weView full post »

Bonneville Dam

After our hike to Wahclella Falls we stopped at the Bonneville Lock and Dam to see the fish swim. Those sucker fish areView full post »

Wahclella Falls Hike

Some friends recommended this hike and it is a new favorite! We couldn’t believe that we had never tried itView full post »

50th Celebration

We, as in all the married kids, organized a big family celebration for Mom and Dad’s 50th Wedding AnniversaryView full post »

Independence Day 2017

We went to our annual family gathering to celebrate the 4th of July. Baby Dragon enjoyed reading homemade comics withView full post »

Keenig Creek

We drove out to play in the river. The water was a little chilly, but that was nice with the day being hot. SweetieView full post »

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