Babymooning in Hawaii

On our way to moving to Kunsan, South Korea, we stopped in Oahu for a wonderful week on the island! We stayed in a cabin at a private Air Force beach. Waking up each morning to the ocean breeze and sunrise over the water was amazing. Other highlights were hiking for incredible views of the […]

Getting Down in New Mexico

We spent our last week in New Mexico traveling over 80 stories underground into the depths of Carlsbad Caverns. The caves are a cool 56° year-round, so it was a welcome relief from the hot desert sun! The Big Room, detailed in our pictures below, is an enormous 8.2 acres–the largest cave room in the […]

Kanarra Creek Falls Photography

The Hike The hike is fairly flat, about 3.5 miles round-trip, with an uphill section for the first quarter mile or so, and offers some unique challenges. You’ll cross the creek numerous times and clamber over a boulder or two. Every now and then the trail appears to branch or disappear, but as long as […]

Easter in Utah

We took advantage of a break between Joe’s training to make an Easter road trip through Utah to visit my brother and his lovely wife. Arches National Park On the way to Salt Lake City, we stopped in Moab and spent a morning hiking to Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. There are more than […]

Sante Fe Weekend

We took a mini honeymoon in Sante Fe last weekend. It’s a small town really, with only 80,000 residents. (On a side note, the entire state of New Mexico has fewer people than the Cincinnati metro area!) Perhaps most notable about Sante Fe is the number of art galleries. You couldn’t throw a stone without […]