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REI Garage Sale

Have you ever been to an REI Garage Sale? Where you camp out on the sidewalk the night before, or get up at the crack of dawn to sit outside the store, all in hopes that you’ll find a screaming deal on some coveted outdoors gear? Well, if you haven’t, […]

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Banff National Park

I realized the other day while I was posting the photos from Glacier, that in the midst of preparing for a baby last fall, I never posted our photos from our trip to Banff National Park. My in-laws are headed that way in a couple weeks and talking through their trip […]


Emmett Wilder: 8 Months

Emmett has had quite the adventures in his eighth month of life! We visited Uncle Chase in Seattle and rode the ferry over to Bainbridge Island for the day. We went on a two-week road trip to Montana, stopping in Kalispell, Whitefish, Boulder, Whitehall, Bozeman, Virginia City and Dillon. We […]

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Emmett Wilder: 7 Months

This morning, after his first nap, Emmett and I got ourselves dressed, loaded up in the car and headed downtown for a coffee date. As I stood on the street corner, waiting for the walk signal, sweet little boy strapped to my chest, I felt the biggest smile creep across […]

Emmett at the Lake | Kali Ramey Martin, Bird is the Word (31 of 87)

Emmett Wilder: 6 Months

Our little bud has been with us for over half a year! All of the parenting cliches apply, how it’s all going way too fast, I wish I could freeze time, etc. But at the risk of saying the same thing every darn month, it really is true! I wasn’t […]

Elsie's Place April 2016 | Kali Ramey Martin, Bird is the Word (12 of 31)

Finding a Home

Every now and then I have a brief dalliance with another house. I’ll find one on Redfin, pour over its pictures and details, imagine myself moving in, remodeling, redecorating. I’ll ask my husband if we should go look at it, maybe even drive by real slow a time or two. […]