All posts by Emily

Kingsley Reservoir at Sunset

Last week we spontaneously drove to a nearby lake and spent several hours living in this perfect little snippet of life as the sun set.  Luckily we have some pretty spontaneous friends who like to join us on our last minute trips!  We had fun kayaking, letting the kids swim, and watching Scott catch a [Read more…]

Independence Day Celebration 2017

We hope everyone had a fun 4th of July!  This year was probably my favorite 4th of July to date!  It was filled with so much food, so many wonderful friends, quite a bit of relaxing, and a really amazing fireworks show over the river.  Carter loved seeing “America” everything (anything that is red, white, [Read more…]

Our Little Rockband

In looking back at these photos I teased Scott about how he does not have a happy, inviting face when he plays instruments to which he responded, “Hey, I was laying down a sick jazz set right then, I couldn’t just smile!” Scott has had the opportunity to rent office space from this local music [Read more…]

Bald Butte Hiking

I could never ever ever tire from looking at this beautiful mountain.  The other week the kids and I ventured out to hike Bald Butte in search of some stunning views of Mt Hood and it did not disappoint!   This photo was taken from the car.  The two kids and I hiked up way [Read more…]

New Construction Outside

The road right off of our driveway is getting a HUGE makeover… For about 5 months they’re going to be tearing down and rebuilding a small bridge that goes over a stream.  Apparently this has been needing to happen for a few years now, and for some reason they just had to decide to do [Read more…]