Olympic Beauty

DSC02768Before school started, we took a trip to the Olympic Peninsula to relax, see my brother, and pick up my daughter (who’s been working there all summer). I thought I’d share a few of my pics. I absolutely LOVE this area of the country. It’s so green (although they did have yellow lawns this year because of record-low water this summer). Still, compared to Idaho, it’s super green and lush.

Last year, I posted a series of my top 10 reasons I love Washington, so I’ll spare you a rehash. But we did Continue reading

Olympic Park Greats: Top 3

2011 10 24_0396eThe Olympic National park is huge…that’s why it’s taken me 3 posts to tell you my top 10 favorites. Today’s post will end this Tree-loving Trilogy with my Top 3 favorites (actually, all of it’s my favorite, but I had to number them…so these are my last three to talk about)

Reason 3 Why I love the Olympic Peninsula is…

Lots of Lakes

There’s a lot of rain here. That’s why it’s so green and lush. There are rivers, creeks, and lakes everywhere. Continue reading

Olympic Park Greats: 10-7

DSC01323My family just returned from a fun-filled trip to the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. It was mystical. I’ve decided to share my Top 10 Favorites with you (but in several posts, so this won’t be a novel).

You won’t find these reasons in a travel log, but it would be cool if you did. Therefore, I am making my own JoyintheMoments travel log. Now on to the Olympic countdown! Continue reading