• Bride and Groom walking on the dock.

    Wedding Day: On the majestic Lake Tahoe

    Wedding Day on the majestic Lake Tahoe. I would like to introduce you to Mr. and Mrs. Kearns. As well as their bridesmaids, Mika the mini aussie. What an absolutely stunning wedding my son and daughter in law had. Everything went so perfect and beautifully. This was a true happily ever after story. The ceremony was done by Robyns┬ámom, Shawna. What a special moment that was, to be able to read the wedding vows to your daughter and son-in-law. Everyone was dressed so beautifully in red, white or blue. Those are the colors Dakota and Robyn chose for their big day. The wedding was held out doors near the Tahoe…

  • Photographing Lake Tahoe at dawn. Watching the sunrise coming up over the mountain tops.

    Lake Tahoe: Majestically breath taking

    Have you ever been to Lake Tahoe? It truly is majestically breath-taking and a place where dreams do come true. We happen to be in Tahoe for a wedding, my son and future daughter in laws wedding in fact. They couldn’t have picked a more beautiful place on earth than this, to become husband and wife. Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada Snow Caped Mountains, along the border of California and Nevada. It’s known for its beaches in the summer time and Skiing in the winter time. The house below was the house is where we stayed as well as where Dakota and Robyn took…

  • Family members standing in front of the Bryan 100 year old barn.

    Bryan Family Reunion 2018

    If you ever want to have a Family Reunion, do it the Bryan Family way! When we have a get together, we really have a get together. Family members from all over the country come back home to Wisconsin to the Bryan Family Farm. To visit, eat, dance and well, just have a blast, fireworks blast that is! Yes I said fireworks, my family is all about having a great and memorable time when gathered together. When your having a big get together you should also add in a mini car show. Yes my family is really into cars, trucks, 3 wheeler’s to motorcycles old and new! After we all…

  • Photo of one of Chico's many large trees.

    Chico, California bound: City of trees

    ┬áHave you ever heard of or been to Chico, California, also known as the city of trees? If not, your’e missing out on a little gem of a small city. What an absolutely beautiful area to visit and explore. This is one of the areas in California I highly recommend you visit and take a good look around. There is beauty everywhere in Chico and it’s true what they say about it being the city of trees! I’ve never seen so many different species of trees in one area. There’s everything from buckeyes, cottonwoods, palms, and pine, to oaks, maples, sycamore, and much more. My favorite out of all of…

  • Travel

    My 2,090.3 mile journey to Chico, California

    So it begins my 2,090.3 mile journey to Chico, California. This is just so happens to be my first flying trip in 30 years! My reason for going, well my son and future daughter in law are getting married on May 5th. I’m so happy for them, they met online playing World of War Craft. It all took off from there, before I knew it my son moved to California and made his new and exciting life. Fast forward about 6 years, and here I am a packing and preparing for a wedding. Trying to decide what to take and what to leave behind for a 6 day stay in…