On travel days to and from Oregon I always cry tell myself that I. am. NEVER. doing. this. AGAIN!!!! because it's stressful to manage a wiggly one with about 10 square inches of space. But of course I'll do it again because: I wouldn't miss these moments for anything.
I think that I’ve spent a whopping total of 10 days in Grand Forks since May 27. And since I don’t blog while I’m traveling, that’s made for a pretty sparse summer as far as our family updates go. However, sparse is probably the last word I’d use to describe how our summer has actually … Continue reading Playing Catch Up
A splendid time in Oregon! Although many moments of the trip were not photographed, I got to spend lots of time with people I loved, doing things that I love. Moments not pictured below: Mom and I upheld our tradition of watching A Muppet's Christmas Carol. Kelsi and I hit up Ixtapa and had good … Continue reading An Oregon Thanksgiving
Alright. So. Although deployment has been a whirlwind of emotions and various struggles, the Lord has blessed me with some awesome opportunities. **DISCLAIMER - - - Friends from Oregon, please do not shun me for what I am about to tell you!** My family was in Sunriver for a little family vay-cay, and guess who … Continue reading A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes….
I'm going to Oregon again. Yep. I have the best family ever. They're flying me home for two weeks after finals are done because 1. Josh isn't home and 2. I don't start work until June 1st. So, in preparation of my (once again) journey to the homeland, I've been reading up one some "You … Continue reading Surprise!
Ok, so maybe I should say I know I'm in Oregon when....or I know I'm Home When... Regardless, here's a glimpse at my trip to Oregon. I know I'm in Oregon when... 1) there are deer in my front yard...and I live in town. 2) my little cousin Rochelle dresses up, and asks me if … Continue reading You Know You’re in Oregon When…
Hey all, I am heading off to Oregon (aka best state in the union) for the next week, so I will not be tweeting/blogging/surfing/whatever else I do online, because I have decided to not bring my laptop. I already feel the liberation of this decision! I'm thrilled to spend time with my family, and make … Continue reading Oregon Trail