Hood River County Fair

Oh, hi there.  I’m Emily and I’m really behind on blogging… Seriously though there are five drafts sitting in my “Posts” section and I don’t even know what I was planning on doing with some of them since it’s been so long!  I’m attempting to catch up though so yay me!  These photos are from [Read more…]

Wahtum Lake Hiking

A couple weeks ago we spent a Sunday afternoon hiking around Wahtum Lake in the Columbia River Gorge.  Well, the goal was to hike around the lake and make it to an incredible view spot, but we were having a really hard time finding the right trail… so we ended up walking back and forth [Read more…]

Hiking Wahclella Falls

A friend and I took the kids to hike to Wahclella Falls in the Columbia River Gorge and it was so fun!  It was a little over a mile to the waterfall and the older boys did great doing it on their own.  To actually get us to the waterfall—instead of playing with rocks in [Read more…]

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…]

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…]