Manassa Pioneer Days

My hometown is just about podunk as it gets. It is exactly one square mile (eight blocks by eight blocks), has 1,042 people (despite being the biggest town in the county), has one paved road running through the middle of it, has a commercial district consisting of a...

Oregon Independence Day

The 4th of July is a big deal in my wife’s family, and this year, I finally got an opportunity to spend it with them at the lake house in Oregon. It was a ton of fun, and as always, I took a ridiculous number of photos. When I went to Oregon last year, I did two...

Rifle, Colorado

While my wife, Jessica, was in Oregon for some weddings a few weeks ago, my parents and I met up for a short weekend together at a halfway point. Since we live in Utah and they live in Colorado, we sometimes find a place in between so driving is a little more...