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….
Yesterday was Oregon's 154th birthday, and we had a marionberry good time! While state pride certainly plays into celebrating Oregon's inception, it's also because of the people I love who still live there. And since Oregon's birthday shares the day with Valentine's day, it seemed appropriate to remember those I love who are far away … Continue reading Happy 154th Birthday, Oregon!
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