Apr 30 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 13

 This morning we woke up at the Jensen’s farm and said goodbye to them around 8:30am their time, which was like 6:30am our time!  As tempting as it was to head back to bed...

Apr 29 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 12

Today we had another non-driving day.  We spent the day hanging out with the super cool Jensens.  I have to state a caveat at the beginning of this post, though.  Caroline let me play...

Apr 28 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 11

This morning we woke up to thankfully realize that the rain had finally stopped.  It stormed all night, but the wind was the most annoying part as it kept rattling the tent sides and...

Apr 27 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 10

This morning we tried to get up at 8:30am, but due to the frequent sleep interruptions by the passing trains throughout the night, it was more like 9:30am.  We showered up at the camp...

Apr 26 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 9

This morning we woke up from our little desert camping spot and hit the road again by about 11am.  It was a beautiful sunny day.   A couple hours later, we pulled into a...

Apr 25 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 8

Today we woke up at 5:15 in the morning.  After such a shoddy sleep in the car, it was a little rough.  Then I reminded myself that when I went to bed and when...

Apr 25 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 7

I am currently abusing the free wifi to the max while we sit at the laundry mat as I upload two blog posts worth of photos (and Day 8’s post has a LOT of...

Apr 23 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 6

Today was Disney Land day!  We got up, enjoyed our free Best Western breakfasts, made some sandwiches from the food in our cooler and headed out.  We got to the park by about 11am....

Apr 23 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 5

Our fifth day involved a leisurely late start due to how far we traveled the previous night.  We woke up just a few hours north of San Francisco.  The day was grey and overcast,...

Apr 21 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Day 4

We woke up around 8:30 this morning, but were loathe to leave our massive fortress of blankets and venture into the cold morning air and wet grass.  We finally managed it, and I was...

Apr 21 / 2014

The Great Adventure Day 3

Yesterday morning was our last time to spend with the Lazenby’s, who are completely awesome.  They gave us a great place to crash after a full day of touring Portland and then fed us...

Apr 19 / 2014

The Great Adventure – Days 1 & 2

I know a few people have asked me to blog about our massive road trip adventure while we are on it, and I’ll do my best!  We are staying with some awesome people tonight...

Apr 10 / 2014

Photography 365 Project: (Days 86 – 99)

Well, I guess I’m a couple days late posting this week.  Between my current online photography course, being sick, and changes at work, I’ve been pretty busy.  So busy, in fact, that our vacation...

Apr 02 / 2014

Photography 365 Project: (Days 85 – 91)

Wednesday Nick was feeling pretty rough.  This is the second time in all the years that I’ve known him, that I’ve seen him get this sick.  Some late night tea after Life Group to still...