yay Nature! I always know I'm doing something right when she's got grass stains and dirt under her nails at the end of the day
Redwoods National Park... wow... just wow
coconut curry soup... camping food is yummy
the trees are so tall,... can't really fit them into one picture
poor baby... the one mosquito in the tent ate on her face all night. Her nickname was "skeeter face" for about 3 days
driving to our next redwoods camping spot further up the coast
a quick beach adventure midday to put our feet in the warm sand... northern redwoods... Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
hiking back into our free campsite
Fern Canyon... so wet and moist... walls completely covered with ferns... felt like home
back in the Redwoods... these trees are so majestic
like Jurassic Park
i love ferns so much
Ariana's a good camper... super snug for the night
Crater Lake, Oregon
art galleries in Bend, Oregon
Yummy food,... Laughing Planet... Eugene for a short visit
Portland bridge on our way to our AirBNB... same architect that built the golden gate bridge in San Francisco
we are teaching Ariana Norwegian ... just kidding... i got her a used picture book at a bookstore in portland. The pictures are great...
back to the coast for some camping... this is Haquam River
283 knives, 4 forks... all I need is a spoon! Ha!
poor Ariana got sick for a few days and we had to take her to the doctor A rough few days for everyone
Elk and Buffalo Jerky for exploring Olympic National Park... no pictures of the park,... Ariana was sick and my camera was out of memory... sorry
fresh blackberries on the trail...yum!
headed east finally! I love the windmills
tiny barn and big open sky... love it... somewhere in Montana.
Happy girl... we are having a great trip... Whirlwind fast track trip back home now for mom's 70'th birthday party. Homebound!! Just a few more weeks!! Lots of short stops to see family/ friends along the way though. Good times!! Ariana won't remember this trip, but we will never forget it. Much love to you all!!!!