Mount Saint Helens

Once again, it was a beautiful day!  We made a kinda last minute decision to make the trip to the northern side of Mt St Helens since the weather forecast for the higher elevations calls for snow all week.  They may start closing roads and we may not get another opportunity to get up there.  The visitors centers and rest…

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Return to the Cascades

We wanted to take advantage of some nice weather today to return to the North Cascades National Park.  They will be closing parts of the Cascade Highway as the snow comes in, so we wanted to get to a couple of places before that happens. Our first stop was a Bald Eagle Natural Area.  This area is supposed to be…

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Seaside Revisited

This weekend we went back to Seaside to visit with our friends.  We couldn’t have asked for better weather while we were there.  We started Saturday with a nice long walk around town and on the Promenade. After soaking up some much needed sunshine, we headed back to our room for a quick nap before meeting up with our friends.…

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Mount Baker

Today, even though the weather forecast was questionable, we decided to head up to Mount Baker.  The road up the mountain was beautiful.  There were lots of waterfalls coming down the side of the mountain right at the road.  We didn’t stop and take pictures of all of them.  As we got closer to our destination the road became more…

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Donut Party

Our friends Sunni and Keith were in town for a birthday party and the hosts were nice enough to invite Scott and me to join them.  It was nice to see them again.  We had a blast and there were lots of laughs!  Scott was in heaven because the party was donut themed.  There were donuts everywhere. Lol