washington

9 November 2010

At (New) Home, With a View

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With the decision made to move to Seattle and become stationary after two-and-a-half years of nomadic life, we began the hunt for an apartment. It seems strange that a place in downtown Seattle could prove more economical than living in our little trailer in a campground 35 minutes outside the […]

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17 September 2010

Our Front Yard

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We’ve decided that, for now, purchasing a television and signing up for a cable package isn’t necessary. We’re enjoying the view from our new place so much that there’s certainly no lack of entertainment! Right below us in the Olympic Sculpture Park, we’ve watched: Art classes, yoga classes and fitness […]

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21 September 2009

Hiking Mount Rainier

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Hiked the Burroughs Mountain trail in Mount Rainier National Park yesterday. Still struggling to find words that appropriately capture all the beauty we saw: the snow and ice, the clouds, and the glaciers flowing down “The Mountain” from peak to base. Any day that ends with spotting a herd of […]

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23 August 2009

Look Who the East Blew In

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We’re happy to report that we had our first human guest recently! To celebrate a milestone birthday, my mom left the friendly confines of New York to visit with us for a week. She arrived in Seattle, and the three of us spent the following two days touring a great […]

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3 August 2009

Camping . . . with Canada as the Backdrop

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We’re nearly a month in to our stay here in Washington State’s northwest corner, where we’ve made camp at a small county park that looks out over the Strait of Juan de Fuca and across to Vancouver Island. Salt Creek Recreation Area sits 17 miles to the west of Port […]

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1 August 2009

Joyce Daze!

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Camped here on the Olympic Peninsula, we’ve decided to check out some local color. We’re here during Joyce Daze Wild Blackberry Festival in—you guessed it!— Joyce, Washington. We were definitely up for a celebration of all-things-Joyce and all-things-blackberry. Our home this week is the Salt Creek Recreation Area, which is […]

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29 June 2009

Living in Close Quarters

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Living in a small RV made us simplify our lives. Our TADA trailer is our perfect home-on-wheels. We love our life on the road, smaller is definitely better!

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