Category Archive: travel

Michelle and Jonathan: a walk in the woods

Michelle and Jonathan didn’t want to see each other before the ceremony on their wedding day. And due to the national park requirements, they weren’t able to start their ceremony until very close to… Continue reading

Michelle and Jonathan: Muir Woods wedding

Earlier this year Michelle and Jonathan hiked 140 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail in just 15 days. I can only imagine the peace and connectedness that one feels with nature after experiencing it… Continue reading

Kauai Honeymoon… more fun photos of Tina and Clint

When we heard that Tina and Clint would be driving up the coast of Kauai to Hanalei for their honeymoon on the day after their wedding, we decided to take the opportunity to… Continue reading

stop and smell the plumeria

Today was our last full day in Kauai and with no real plans, we spent some time on the beach and took one last short drive into Old Koloa Town.  We’ll definitely miss… Continue reading

Lighthouse, Fern Grotto and Luau… oh my!

Our big plans yesterday were the Smith’s Fern Grotto boat tour and Luau, but those wouldn’t start until 3:30 so we decided to kill a little time and drove up to the Kilauea… Continue reading

Visiting Kauai’s beautiful Allerton Garden

When we were planning our vacation to Kaua’i I wasn’t sure whether or not I should bring my real camera and computer, as opposed to just using my iPhone.  My thought was that… Continue reading


I recently took a trip to Paris for work, and Dick came along with me so we could make the most of my day and a half of free time.  Of course we… Continue reading

Korea: the wedding part 1 (western style)

Finally, the wedding day arrived!  First was the western ceremony.

Korea Day 3 Part 2 – Seoraksan National Park

After our visit to the DMZ, we had a delicious traditional Korean meal, then made our way to the beautiful Seoraksan National Park.  The jagged mountains and fall leaves were breathtaking!  We later… Continue reading

Day 3 in Korea Part 1 – the DMZ!

When we were planning this trip, we figured we would have to see the DMZ.  It’s a part of world history, “a relic of the cold war” as the tour books call it,… Continue reading

Our Korean Adventure Day 2 – Exploring Suwon

After a good night’s sleep, we woke up to sunshine and decided to spend more time exploring the area. Kevin and Michelle were busy with a wedding photoshoot so they weren’t able to… Continue reading

Our Korean Adventure – Day 1

We landed in Seoul at about 4:30am.  By the time we went through customs, got our bags, and took the bus ride to Suwon, it was late morning.  We cleaned up a bit,… Continue reading