Posts Tagged ‘pictures’

Making People Fat for the Holidays

Posted on December 20th, 2011 by Jess Family Food Life Photo/Video
Christmas Cookies

Over the past several years, my mom, sister and I have gotten together to make Christmas cookies. It has been a blast. Usually, we just make my grandma’s awesome White Cookies and then maybe one or two other cookies that we are familiar with making. Last year, we spent hours decorating the white cookies with […]


An Indoor Winter Wonderland

Posted on December 14th, 2011 by Jess Life
Blue Tree Flower

Over the last couple weeks, my friend and I had the opportunity to plan our work Christmas party. Our owners decided to hold it in our new greenhouse located at the store I work at. In the past years, we have had the party in our downstairs conference room. Though it is a decent size, […]


Oregon trip through the eyes of my lens.

Posted on October 17th, 2011 by Jess Family Life Photo/Video Run/Hike/Bike

Here are some pictures from our most recent trip to Oregon for our marathon. There are always fun things to see when at the Powells! Enjoy. We loved our time with the family as well. Check out these blog posts to read the stories about our awesome Oregon Trip.¬† Marathon Madness¬† First Equals Last? (part […]


Brent’s Birthday Breakfast

Posted on September 27th, 2011 by Jess Food Life
Brent enjoying his birthday meal.

Last night I was trying to figure out what to make Brent for his birthday breakfast. Since he normally makes breakfast, I decided that he could not on his birthday. I wanted to give him a day off as it is definitely deserved. His 26 years in this world and all the running he does […]


One Last Time Out

Posted on September 25th, 2011 by Jess Family Life
Turkey Bacon

A few years ago, we started a tradition of doing a family weekend with my parents and siblings. Unfortunately, my brother and his family was not able to join us this year. We decided to go camping over at the Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park for an evening. To make the trip even easier, […]



Posted on August 30th, 2011 by Jess Food Life Photo/Video
The Chicken Goodness

Last night, we had some wonderful friends over for dinner. I made mahi mahi tacos, pineapple salsa, and individual apple crisps. With the leftover pineapple salsa, I decided to make pineapple chicken for dinner tonight. I served it with a side of rice, a side of avocados, a dollop of sour cream, and topped it […]


Gravelly Mountains

Posted on August 28th, 2011 by Jess Life Photo/Video Run/Hike/Bike
and again...

Friday night Brent and I took off with the Subaru loaded with camping gear and our friends, Scott and Sara Swanson (newlyweds)! We headed south of Bozeman to the Gravelly Mountain Range where we had ran the half at the Madison Marathon. We had been so impressed by the scenery and wanted a chance at […]


Jess’s ABC’s

Posted on August 20th, 2011 by Jess Life Photo/Video

The ABC experiment ended up being more difficult than I had thought. The lens I used turned out to be quit a challenge as there were letters I saw, but was not able to as I could not be far enough away.¬† Shooting in manual did not seem to be the hard part as it […]


The Alphabet (in pictures)

Posted on August 19th, 2011 by Brent Photo/Video
abc's - 16

So….. Jess and I want to be better photographers, and we decided we needed an exercise to hone in our skills. So we decided to spell out the alphabet, in pictures. We thought that this would be simple, but it took us nearly all day to accomplish. So here is my attempt at the ABC’s. […]


Another Walk

Posted on August 13th, 2011 by Jess Photo/Video
Lion in the Sun

Last night, Brent and I decided to go on another walk with our cameras. We ended up on another part of of Bozeman trail route which gives us an overlook onto Bozeman. It was a great evening for a walk and to take pictures. We later ended up driving home and saw how awesome the […]