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Take me to the mountains…

Take me to the mountains…

Getting Away in Colorado The older you get, the more you figure out what makes you tick. What is actually important in life. And that you really don’t know as much as you thought you did. And that MAYBE you weren’t put on this earth for your vast amounts of […]

Colorado Road Trippin’

Colorado Road Trippin’

My husband and I were able to take a little Colorado road trip last week. It was long overdue, but his work schedule is so crazy busy that we just have to take off whenever the opportunity presents itself. Colorado is such a beautiful state and one of the things […]

Camping and coffee and dogs

Camping and coffee and dogs

It has been super hot here in southern Colorado for the past few weeks. I have lived for most of my life,on the east coast, so you won’t find me complaining too much about the dry heat out here in Colorado, but the husband had a few days off so […]

Backpacking….make-up?

Backpacking….make-up?

Hiking ,backpacking and camping is what I like most. I LOVE getting to places that you can only get to on foot. I like getting off the beaten path and away from the hustle. I find that it helps me to refocus my energy on the people and things that […]

Travel make-up for airline travel.

Travel make-up for airline travel.

I told you all about how I pack my carry on and my in flight outfit. Now I MUST tell you about my travel makeup! Holy COW. The secrets that I am about to share with you have been learned over many years. Mistakes have been made. Bags have been […]

Off to Scotland! How I pack for travel.

Off to Scotland! How I pack for travel.

How to fly economy Over the years, I have developed a “go to” flight outfit, that works well for me. I typically fly in economy, so comfort is priority, but I see no reason to arrive at my destination looking like a crumpled mess, either!  I always fly in my […]

Saint Bernards and Bears

Saint Bernards and Bears

We have a dog. He is pretty much the cutest dog ever. His name is Winston and he is a Saint Bernard puppy. We got him when he was 8 weeks old. Just look at him. Can you even handle the cuteness? Seriously, he’s turning us into those weird dog people. […]

Exercise? Or just Move more?

Exercise? Or just Move more?

Recently, I have been thinking about the concept of exercise and how we as a culture, define it. The more that I think about it, the more I am inclined to think that maybe we have slipped a bit too far down the path of “scheduled” exercise. Don’t get me […]