Despite my predilection for food and favorite recipes, I suspect that what most people—as in you friends and family who might read this—really want to see is photos. Photos of our move cross country and photos of our new home. So consider this Part 1 of a two-part installment with more to come soon. I’ve posted a few favorites from the coast-to-coast drive below.

Driving through Utah

Our dog Denali in her road trip nest

Windmills in Kansas

Quality time with family