Visiting the Old Idaho Penitentiary

Jake grew up in Boise, Idaho so we are fortunate enough to visit this beautiful city a few times a year to see family. Home of Boise State University (and the Boise State Broncos football team!) there are a lot of trendy restaurants and things to do here. Some of my favorite memories are of exploring Hyde Park area, shopping Read More …

Bend, Oregon

It’s rare that Jake and I immediately feel connected to a place. We felt it in Joseph, Oregon. And we felt it again here. Bend had everything that we could ever want in a town. It isn’t too big or small with approximately 75,000 residents. It has 4 seasons, is close to outdoor activities and has the coolest downtown. We Read More …

Portland Underground Tunnels

Every other month we try to take a trip to one of our favorite places; Portland, Oregon. It is a fascinating city filled with craft breweries, coffee shops, and  an abundance of food carts. There are always new things to experiences, and some favorites which keep us coming back (i.e. Voodoo Doughnuts!!).  Our latest adventure was exploring the Portland Underground, aka Read More …