Nothing can truly prepare you for your first experience over seas. Before going on this trip I received countless pieces of advice for every aspect of travel that you could inquire on. By the time I was ready to go, … Continue reading A Day in Stirling Scotland-My First Over Seas Experience
It’s the middle of winter with snow covering every campground east of the mountains, and though we’ve loved snow camping this year, we were bringing our little cousin along for the adventure. It was his birthday (the big 14, WOW … Continue reading Deception Pass and Quarry Pond Campground
Today we went north up to Darrington to hike The Mine Road Trail, a path that I have been anxiously waiting to explore. The circumstances aligned just right on this cloudy, slightly drizzly, cold day. The snow covered the forest floor like a thick blanket, but luckily we were prepared with our warm clothes and waterproof hiking boots. Even our 13 year old cousin was warm enough with his basic setup. If you are looking for a simple beginners kind of trail or a hike you can bring kids on, then this is a great one for you! There are … Continue reading Hiking- Mine Road Trail
whether you get out and take photos every day or you only get a chance to use your camera a few times a year, if you love feeling the click of the shutter beneath your finger and the camera strap … Continue reading 5 New Years Resolutions for Photo Enthusiasts
The sun spoke to us with kind words as we made our way through the ruggedly cold back country of South East Washington. We were on our way toward Elk City Idaho area from Leavenworth Washington. We had stayed in … Continue reading Idaho Snow Camping and Happy New Years!
Once before my brother and I had attempted snow camping. It was up in Leavenworth just past Christmas a few years back, and we had been abruptly reminded how unprepared we had been. We slept in a tent that time … Continue reading Big Four Ice Caves-Winter Wonderland & Camera Trouble