a week in lovely Lake Coeur D’Alene

We spent the week exploring… downtown Coeur D’Alene is so lovely! We enjoyed a couple of meals out: a fun and delicious dinner at an English/Scottish pub called The Crown & Thistle – so cute and authentic! – and a yummy lunch at Sweet Lou’s Restaurant and Taphouse. We drove through a lot of theContinue reading “a week in lovely Lake Coeur D’Alene”

family & fun from Oregon to Idaho

For the past week we’ve been traveling up the 101, mostly on the coast, enjoying the beautiful scenery of the Pacific Northwest from San Fransisco to Seattle. So many pics! Feel free to skip the folderol and scroll down for a visual survey of our adventures. Here’s a teaser: a small selection of the manyContinue reading “family & fun from Oregon to Idaho”

whoa! more Honda woes

After a great weekend including a poker game, an inspiring message at church, a fabulous Father’s Day dinner at Oyster & Pearl with Deron’s dad and stepmom, and a super fun housewarming dinner, we ran into (literally) another vehicle-related snafu, this time in the Honda. Late Monday night on the freeway, we suddenly saw aContinue reading “whoa! more Honda woes”