Camping at Newhalem

Last year at about this time, we ventured to Camano Island for an overnight camping trip to see how Ellie would do – and she was great. The opportunity to go camping again didn’t come up that summer, so this last weekend we ventured out again, this time to one of our favorite campsites, Newhalem. … Continue reading Camping at Newhalem

Weekend in Portland

I'd like to say that we went to Portland last weekend and did a bunch of stuff, but that would be untrue. We didn't really do much – which was exactly the point. We drove down Friday afternoon to stay with our friends Mark and Salle. Although Salle has taken the train to Seattle once … Continue reading Weekend in Portland