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Last month, we spent a weekend at the coast with The Murrays. The weekend was lazy & lovely. I brought the “big” camera, but only used¬†it for a bit of time this particular morning. This beach house is so very special to us … we started visiting in 2012, and have made so many memories […]

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On Sunday, we spent our day playing on Mt. Hood. We came back home, after a perfect day, and the rain started to fall. It was heavy rain. Big, fat raindrops played the most beautiful summer soundtrack. After the hottest summer in Portland history, this was more than welcome. Once it stopped, I looked out […]

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*Enter day 2 of me wanting to work back through some older posts … this is actually not a draft, but rather, some photos that were forgotten on my hard drive.¬† Back when Al was just a few months old, J’s mom came out for a visit. We decided that since we had been parents […]

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On my sister (who Alba lovingly calls “YaYa”) and Emily’s last full day in town, we headed out to the Gorge to get ourselves some Oregon. The weather app said it was iffy, but when we got there, it was absolutely perfect. We started our adventure on the Historic Columbia River Highway, winding our way […]

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We are totally suckers for tradition. This year, we kept our usual New Years Day tradition, and headed out to the Columbia River Gorge. Last year, I had no idea I was only 3 days away from meeting our sweet baby. We hiked around (likely scaring the fellow hikers (“Is she going to birth on […]

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