Grays & Torreys- My 2nd and 3rd 14er!

Last weekend, I finally completed a goal I have had for the past year…to hike another 14er! Colorado has 58 mountains that tower over 14,000 feet. We call them 14ers, and they provide a beautiful and worthy hiking/climbing challenge. If you want to read more about them, you can do so here: What are 14ers?Continue reading “Grays & Torreys- My 2nd and 3rd 14er!”

Day 46: Spring it!

Today is the day we all set our clocks an hour ahead and feel a little extra sleepy. That means that the day that the earth, where I live, enters official spring season in just less than 2 weeks. How very exciting for us! Spring skiing is something I have been looking forward to sinceContinue reading “Day 46: Spring it!”

Day 45: A garden fit for gods, but no flowers!

My mom is in town this weekend, so my writing today comes to you early in the morning before she wakes up. I am suffering from a stiff neck, which I am attributing to tension while driving up and down the state yesterday. We went to visit the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs.Continue reading “Day 45: A garden fit for gods, but no flowers!”

Day 10: Hungry Hiker, Beware

Today I spent a few hours hiking in beautiful, sunny Colorado (yep, that’s right- a February hike :D), when I noticed my mid-exercise mood swing creep in. I felt irritated and agitated by very normal things, things that wouldn’t normally bother me at all. I checked the time and realized it was nearing on lunch-time,Continue reading “Day 10: Hungry Hiker, Beware”

About

Thanks for stopping by the blog and taking the time to read more about me. I am a native Ohioan living in Colorado, USA. I love to learn, and I love to read. At the beginning of January, I set a goal to read 50 books over the course of the entire year…a little ambitious,Continue reading “About”