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Go Ski Racer

It’s been an unusually warm winter here in Oregon, much to the chagrin of skiers and snowboarders. While record snowfalls back east are making the outdoor sports enthusiasts envious, some of the mountains are blanketed with enough of a supply to satisfy their cravings. 54 more words


Newberry Crater National Volcanic Monument

The Other Half and I decided for our most recent anniversary to celebrate both our love of the outdoors and our relationship with a trip to knock something off the bucket list: seeing an active volcano. 440 more words


Of volcanoes and living missionally in a post-Christian world

We have lava in our backyard. I’m not talking about the red rocks that people people use for landscaping. I’m talking about the bedrock that Bend is built on — and there it is, sticking out of the lawn in our backyard. 440 more words


Postcard from Bend, Oregon

There was nothing like sitting by the meandering stream after an afternoon hike in Bend, Oregon.

Lil’ Girl Art 2015

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State Wrestling 2015

High school state championships are some of my favorite sporting events to photograph. These high stakes, pinnacle of the season occurrences lead to compelling moments and emotion you don’t often see on a typical daily sports assignment. 37 more words


Bend...Beer Mecca

For the longest time, I didn’t like beer. Because I was doing it wrong.

Like most youngsters in the US drinking under the legal age of 21 (gasp!), I drank what I could get my hands on. 796 more words