Weekly Photo Challenge – Landscape

A beautiful landscape stretches out before us as we pause for lunch with a view.  The Skyline Trail at Mount Rainer is a must do hike, with views of Mount St. Helens & Mount Hood.  Pictured above is a view of Mount St. Helens.

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Weekly Photo Challenge- Inspiration

This particular photo, taken at Yosemite National Park last summer, encompasses my inspirations all in one photo. I have always been inspired by water (rivers, lakes, streams, oceans, waterfalls), mountains, and remote natural places. Shane and I spent a few hours here.  This spot was devoid of people and we loved every peaceful moment.

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Travel Thursday – Artist Point, Washington State

While visiting Washington State last summer, we had the opportunity to visit friends of mine I had not seen in fourteen years.  Within minutes it was like we had never been apart.  We had such a great time we ended up staying an additional day.  So glad we did.  Our friend took the day off…

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Travel Thursday – Mount Rainier National Park (Warning – photo intensive post)

The excitement about doing this post has been building all week.  People often ask what was our favorite place on the trip. Whereas I cannot name just one place, Mount Rainier holds a special place in my heart.  You will soon see why.  Mount Rainier is located about 2 hours southwest of Seattle, Washington.  It…

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Weekly Photo Challenge “Reward”

Although there are many I could pick from, this photo quickly comes to mind when I think of reward.  After a long and strenuous hike we were not only rewarded with the beautiful mountain views but also this surprise rainbow.  In addition, the storm stayed to the north of us so we were able to…

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