Trees of Mystery – Klamath, California

Our recent weekend getaway to Crescent City, California was lots of fun. Out first stop was a 30 minute drive to Trees of Mystery in Klamath, California. Trees of Mystery is home to majestic and gigantic redwood trees as well as towering statues of Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe. Due to Covid-19, both … Continue reading Trees of Mystery – Klamath, California

“Dryveway Camping” – Crescent City, California 2-Day Itinerary

Another week of unhealthy air quality spurred us on to another weekend getaway. This time we traveled to Crescent City, California and “dry camped” in the driveway of some favorite relatives. Crescent City is a small coastal town near the California/Oregon boarder. It is surrounded by natural beauty and is delightfully off the beaten path. … Continue reading “Dryveway Camping” – Crescent City, California 2-Day Itinerary

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

A flock of yard flamingos left behind by the previous homeowners. before and after a new paint job wait... that’s not a flamingo 🦩 just a wannabe the party animal of the bunch

“Splendor in the Grass” – Friendly Friday Photo Challenge

This week’s challenge comes from Amanda at Something to Ponder About. If you would like to participate please visit her site for the rules. These photo challenges are always a lot of fun! Amanda says, “So often we walk around in nature failing to notice the details, the grass under our feet.“ I completely agree … Continue reading “Splendor in the Grass” – Friendly Friday Photo Challenge

Markets – Friday Photo Challenge

This week’s challenge comes from Sandy at The Sandy Chronicles. If you would like to participate please visit her site for the rules. These weekly challenges are a lot of fun! The first two photos are of mislabeled produce at our favorite local grocery store. I wouldn’t have noticed, but my kiddos thought it was … Continue reading Markets – Friday Photo Challenge

First Day of Homeschool 2020

Today is our official first day of homeschool 2020! One of my favorite back-to-school traditions is taking back-to-school photos. I let the kiddos choose their own backgrounds this year. The kids’ t-shirts are from Carters.com and mine is from Etsy.com. I bought the chalkboard sign at Marshall’s last year. Enjoy! Our first day of school … Continue reading First Day of Homeschool 2020

Last Week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Friendship

Last week, I was delighted to be featured as a guest blogger at The Sandy Chronicles. Sandy is a very creative & talented photographer and blogger so be sure to visit her site and check it out! Because my blog is also my journal, I wanted to post a portion of it here too. To … Continue reading Last Week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Friendship

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Colour Harmonies

This week’s challenge comes from Amanda at Something to Ponder About . I am excited to participate in another color challenge. I had a great time compiling photos for The Colour Pink back in June. If you would like to participate in this fun photo challenge please visit her site for the rules. If you’re … Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Colour Harmonies