Gardening update: Watering is fun

Veronica and I have long wanted a garden and now that we own a house we have one. Building a garden box, putting in some dirt and planting seeds is pretty easy, but actually growing fruit and vegetables that can be consumed turned out to be a little bit more difficult than we thought it…

Fun Links for Weekend Reading

That’s me and Cat hiking Mt. Rainier Wednesday. She’s getting to that age where she can spend part of the time in her pack and the rest of the time actually hiking. It’s exciting times in the Traveling the PNW house! Hope you are all having a great weekend. Here’s some fun links for your…

West Texas living

As many of you know, I recently spent a few days in my hometown of Odessa, Texas. I was a bridesmaid in my cousin Jackie’s wedding. (It was a beautiful wedding by the way!)   While driving around my old stomping grounds I started to think about all the things I enjoyed growing up there….

Visiting the farms on Green Bluff

Over the past few years we’ve developed a little tradition when we visit Craig’s parents in Spokane. When we first moved to Washington five years ago we were living in The Tri-Cities about three hours south of Spokane. During our first month in our new home Molly and I made the trip up to Spokane…

The 30 day yoga challenge

If you follow my Instagram account (and if you aren’t you really should be because I post amazing photos like loaves of bread and blurry shots of my kid’s face) then you noticed some pictures of me doing yoga. The shots were part of a “30 day Selfie Yoga Challenge” created by Ali Kamenova a yoga teacher who…

Fun links for weekend reading

  The garden is producing actual food! This has me excited for next year. We will have more garden boxes and hopefully our whole front yard will be a victory garden! We hope to have a garden update post coming up pretty soon. I’m hosting another vegan potluck today so expect a post on that…