fish are friends! (and food)…

fish are friends! (and food)…

The dipnetting season is upon us! Yippee! We have dipnetted for many, many years. Just look at them all! I think our first year was 2009. I might have pictures of that somewhere, the blog just didn’t exist back then. Our first year of dipnetting in 2009, my family, Ben and I borrowed a friend’s […]

take to the spit.

take to the spit.

We celebrated Independence Day with sunshine, beaches, laughter, and joy! After long weeks, Ben and I made it to Anchor Point Camp Ground where we quickly climbed into bed and dreamed of beaches and sunshine. We had hoped to camp somewhere else but it was full and so we were just thankful at the time […]

Trinidad. O. M. G.

Trinidad. O. M. G.

Back in October, my friend Rachel and I had a delightful idea to go visit her parents in Trinidad over spring break. Yes, you heard me right, as in the island nation of Trinidad and Tobago where her parents are currently living. We basically had to only book the tickets and wait…. but for just […]

Costa Rica: Our EPIC adventure

Costa Rica: Our EPIC adventure

In October of 2013, Julie (Ben’s Mom) and I had a dream which we formed on the couch while she laid there with a broken femur. And that dream, that we dreamed was of Costa Rica and a house on the beach and boogie-ing and swimming and snorkeling and being just alive near the ocean. […]

New Suffolk!

New Suffolk!

Ben and I were able to spend 10 glorious days in New Suffolk, New York with his dad and step-mom! I had never been to New York, let alone the lovely Long Island, so it was quite a treat for me and so fun to see a new part of the world. Ben had been […]

Christmas in Hawaii

Christmas in Hawaii

Yeesh, this blog is late. Not that I really have to apologize but I always feel so terrible when I can’t get to blogging. I have so many blogs to catch up on but wanted to start with our amazing trip to Hawaii!!!! Yep, you heard me, HAWAII! Ben and I were so blessed after […]