5 months and a trip to Franklin Falls

Franklin Falls- 2 miles out and back, 400 feet elevation gain Pass-Northwest Forest Pass     Difficulty-2/5     Rating-3.5/5 Has it already been 5 months? This month FLEW by! Partly because I didn’t realize we’d been here four months already until it was half way over. And partly because we had so much company … [Read more…]

McBrides Take Over Seattle

Bloedel Reserve-1.5+miles, little elevation gain Pass-pay to get into the park    Difficulty-1/5     Rating-4/5   Hidden Lake- 1.5 miles out and back, very mild elevation gain Pass-Northwest Forest Pass     Difficulty-1/5     Rating-3.5/5   Snoqualmie Falls-1.4 miles out and back, 250 feet elevation gain Pass-none     Difficulty-1/5     Rating-3.5/5 … [Read more…]

4 months

We have been living in Seattle for FOUR MONTHS now! I can’t believe we have been here that long already. Parts of me feel like we have lived here forever and other parts feel like it was just yesterday since we moved! I think we are all still very happy with out decision to move … [Read more…]

Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day! I have been blessed with so many wonderful men in my life! I look at my life and who I am and I know I wouldn’t be anywhere without the men in my life! I have an amazing Father, Happy Father’s day! My dad, Rob. He is the best person I know. … [Read more…]

Our Chandler House is Sold!!!

Our Chandler house is sold! It really is bittersweet to have it gone. Its sweet since we don’t live there anymore. Bitter because we really loved that house. We thought we would be there at least 10 years. We put so much work into it. When Chris got his full time job offer at Intel … [Read more…]

3 Months

We celebrated our 3 month mark when we were visiting family in Arizona! Its crazy to think that we have lived in Seattle for 3 months now! We are feeling more and more settled. Things are starting to feel like real life, although we are still definitely in the honeymoon period! Chris keeps on adjusting … [Read more…]

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day! While I feel so blessed to be a mother, I feel equally blessed to have wonderful Mothers in my life! First I am so grateful for my own mother, Michelle. She really has been my best friend since day one! I never went through a phase where I did not like her … [Read more…]