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putting down roots in Oakland

After I came back from my abridged PCT adventure my life blew up and it’s taken awhile for all the pieces to fall back into place. 469 more words

Hard Lessons on Mount Saint Helens

Ascent of Mount Saint Helens in winter via the Worm Flows route
12 miles round-trip
5,699 feet elevation gain

I got into Portland around midday on Friday and dropped my bags on the floor of my friend Seamus’ empty house. 2,603 more words

Haiku 2: Eruption

In crafting the Earth
everything must be broken,
cracked, fallen, reborn.

This is part of a 30 day haiku photo project – Follow along and share your thoughts below :)



There is no place quite like “the great pacific northwest.” It’s rich in beauty and full of adventures waiting to happen. This is the first trip my fiancé and I took together just us, and it was a great one. 50 more words


New on 500px : Mystic Flow by cwexplorationphotography

++view on black++

This photo comes from a waterfall hunting trip that I took with Ryan Dyar Photography and Candace Bartlett Photography this past summer. This was one of those moments when my jaw absolutely hit the floor. 140 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Mirror Lake: The scenes I missed

In December I hiked to Mirror Lake and Tom Dick and Harry Mountain for the first time. Though the whole region was sunny that day, there was a little microclimate engulfing our local volcano, Mt. 823 more words

Exploring Oregon

A MUST for Your Bucket List…But Hurry!

I was thinking about my Bucket List today, and I felt the need to share my story of something that has been crossed off.  Wait, let me back up a step.   2,151 more words

Outdoor Chic Clique