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Opal Creek (Oregon)

Last weekend, my family and I had the opportunity to hike in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

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Harper's Ferry, WV

Ethan & Rachel / Engagements

I get to start my 2014 wedding season with these two. Next weekend we get to celebrate their love at a family cabin in the woods (and snow) of Wisconsin. To me, it doesn’t get better. The joy and love they have for each other is evident, and I’m thrilled I get the chance to ...

Opal Creek (Oregon)

Last weekend, my family and I had the opportunity to hike in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Day Trip from Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park

Valley of Fire State Park. Day trip from Las Vegas! If you’re looking to take a break from the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip, Valley of Fire State Park makes the perfect half-day excursion. This was definitely one of the highlights of my trip to Nevada! http://www.mintnotion.com/travel/day-trip-from-las-vegas-valley-of-fire-state-park/

The day went by rather quickly but I am weary mentally more than physically. It was the end of Thanksgiving break & I am glad to get back to work. Honestly, I was almost worried I would forget what I knew. As much as I enjoyed my time off, I enjoy working & I need the money. I thank God for giving me the job I have, for providing for me & my family & for using me in whatever way He sees fit.