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On Nostalgia

We all at some point feel nostalgia. But have you ever felt nostalgic, even when you are in the place you are feeling nostalgic for? I am sure this is not a novel idea. When I first moved back from California and heading into the holiday season, I couldn't shake this feeling of missing something.… Continue reading On Nostalgia

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Road Trip Days 7 and 8: Driving in Washington and Montana and the National Bison Range

The morning we left Seattle was the first time that we would pick up Interstate 90 at its very beginning (actually we picked it up about 10 miles in, but we drove by its start the day before in Seattle). This is the road we would be spending the rest of our trip on, aside… Continue reading Road Trip Days 7 and 8: Driving in Washington and Montana and the National Bison Range

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Road Trip Days 5 and 6: Portland and Seattle

Portland:  After a night in Medford (in probably our least favorite hotel), we headed out early the next morning for Portland, Oregon, a short 4.5 hour drive. We had intended on stopping at Crater Lake National Park, northeast of Medford, before continuing our drive but with a large part of the road closed surrounding the… Continue reading Road Trip Days 5 and 6: Portland and Seattle

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Road Trip Day 4: Lassen Volcanic National Park

This park was such a great find! Just as a disclaimer, these photos do not do this park justice. When we left Lake Tahoe, we drove around the eastern side of the lake and into Nevada, heading towards Reno. With a quick stop in a casino, which was like Vegas but smokier and a little… Continue reading Road Trip Day 4: Lassen Volcanic National Park

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Road Trip Days 1 and 2: Yosemite National Park and San Francisco

And so it begins. While I shared updates of our road trip on Instagram in real time, I am finally going to share longer posts with more pictures and details on our entire trip. Better late than never, right? We took a fourteen day road trip and therefore took hundreds of pictures which has taken… Continue reading Road Trip Days 1 and 2: Yosemite National Park and San Francisco