Rebecca + Aaron’s Columbia River Gorge elopement was one for the books. The couple shared a small ceremony overlooking the Columbia River on the Rowena Plateau Trail at Tom McCall Preserve just over an hour outside of Portland, Oregon. The Rowena Plateau is a piece of majestic public land is managed by the Nature Conservancy, Mayer State Park and the forestry service.Read More
My husband and I spent one Summer evening flying in a cessna plane over the city we have fallen in love with, good ole Portland, Oregon. We did a little touch and go on the main airstrip in PDX airport, and circled around the Oregon skies filled with rainbow clouds, and until the evening sky turned milky orange and pink tones.Read More
I travelled to the southern Oregon coast and parts of northern California to kick-off the Summer camping season, which generally starts in the Pacific Northwest around Memorial Day. Highlights include stacks of sea cliffs, views of where the forest meet the sea in mossy orchestras, painted sorbet sunsets on Harris Beach, and large redwood trees growing hundreds of feet towards the sky.Read More
I wanted to share some of my favorite camping gear to help you get a jump start on getting outdoors. Buying gear is an adventure within itself. Shopping for outdoor gear can be overwhelming sometimes with the amount of gear that is out there. But that is what keeps it fun, exciting, and one of my favorite past-times! To all the gear-heads out there, I see you!Read More
My husband and I moved to the Pacific Northwest over a year ago and I am still constantly amazed by the unique, magnificent, and changing landscapes throughout. The mysterious fog, overcast mornings, dripping moss, and bounty of pines makes it the perfect setting for landscape and portrait photography. I wanted to share 3 reasons to visit Oregon, and some tips on magical places to see whether you are a local or planning a visit.Read More
I would like to share a few of my favorite hiking & camping websites and apps to help you embark on your next outdoor adventure. From trail to campsite finding, the process can be overwhelming, but hopefully these resources help make your planning a little easier!