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Favorite Fall Books

Happy first day of fall! And happy Friday! I thought I’d share a few of our favorite fall books that we’ve just pulled out of storage. This stack of books is sitting in a small box at the base of Emmett’s bookshelf and we work our way through at least […]

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Happy Oktoberfest!

Ever since I’ve known Taylor, we’ve gone to the Oktoberfest. And I say THE, because even though it’s not the one in Germany, as far as we’re concerned, it’s the only Oktoberfest worth going to. Mt. Angel, the small community that hosts this annual event is a mere 15 minutes […]

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Alaska: Part Two

Here we go! Part Two of our awesome Alaskan adventure (catch up on Part One here). And I’m just going to go ahead and dive right into the fishing, because the two days we spent on the river were definitely at the top of my favorites list! Fly-fishing the Kenai […]

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Alaska: Part One

Oh boy. Where do I even begin? I feel like no matter what I write, it’ll never truly do justice to how lovely our trip was. It wasn’t a perfect vacation- coming down with the flu saw to that, nor was it particularly relaxing- I mean, we do have a […]