All to Ourselves | Sorosis Park

Sorosis Park in The Dalles

With the weather being in the 80’s for a couple days here in The Dalles, I decided it was a good chance to put the kiddo in shorts and go to Sorosis park early in the morning. Apparently, I am the only parent that thought of taking their little one at 9 in the morning.… Read the rest

Parade Time

Elijah’s First Parade

Last weekend was The Dalles Cherry Festival. Brent was on call for the weekend, so we decided to spend the weekend close to town. That turned out to be a good thing since he had to go in 3 times and once was in the middle of the night.… Read the rest

Vantage Point

Up above Thompson Track in The Dalles, there is a water tower. It is a steep paved road that leads up to this point. From this vantage point, you can see The Dalles in its entirety. The other day, while waiting for Jess to come home from a weekend up in Coeur d’alene, I took Elijah and Flynn up the hill to take some pictures of the surrounding area.… Read the rest

Where to run?

This past weekend we headed south to go visit Brent’s brother in Eugene. From the little bit we were able to explore, it was a beautiful city. The one thing that I could really tell that my brother-in-law really enjoyed about it was the proximity to the trails. … Read the rest

Three State Tour

Last month, we left the confines of Montana for our last big outing before our addition to the family arrives. The trip centered around two different events, a Seattle wedding and the Grand Teton Relay. In between the two, we spent time in Oregon with family.

We decided that in order to maximize our time in Seattle, it would be best to leave after work and camp out in the car to get a bit of rest and an early start on our day.… Read the rest

A Drive Through the Gorge

When we were in Oregon, we took a day to drive through the Gorge and enjoy the scenery. The only problem that is was chilly and extremely windy. We enjoyed the little bit of time that we took. Here are some pictures from the days events. Enjoy!… Read the rest