Shari and I drove up to the Rocky Mountain National Park yesterday. We wanted to see the gorgeous yellow and red aspen leaves that invariably appear around this time. Our initial plan was to drive through the entire park but we had to be flexible when we learned upon our arrival that Trail Ridge Road … More 10-2-22 Rocky Mountains
As summer (hopefully slowly) comes to a close, I continue to go out and live. Two weekends ago, Shari and I met up with my friend Robyn at City Park Farmer’s Market. I wanted to go one more time before markets season ended so I was grateful Robyn suggested it. Immediately after saying goodbye to … More 9-26-22
I finished another #30 before 40 item! I went to the top of Pike’s Peak. Shari and I went down to Colorado Springs last week and my parents treated us to a trip up the mountain. I so enjoyed the day – a visit is well worth it. We happened to go on the perfect … More 8-29-22 Pike’s Peak or Bust!
Oh boy, last weekend drained me. In a good way, thankfully, but it still drained me. I hosted an Our Flag Means Death (OFMD) dinner party Sunday evening. It was an absolute blast. But as all people who have planned parties know, the planning and prepping can take quite a long time. Happily, I really … More 5-26-22 Dinner Party and Other Things
Has anyone else noticed how many ant hills there are this year? I haven’t seen this many ant hills in previous years so I’m curious if it’s some kind of Year of the Ant or something. Not all of the ant hills seem to have ants either. There’s just loads and loads of the little … More 5-16-22
Last weekend began with a video chat with my friend, Kiarra on Friday evening. We talked for 1 1/2 hours and I really enjoyed it. She’s with me on the whole “living forever would be awesome” stance so if it ever happens (I can wish!) I know I can count on her to stick it … More 4-26-22
Shari and I started off our weekend Friday evening with a lovely walk around the park. We made fried cauliflower and waffles for dinner and then watched Ryan Reynold’s new Netflix movie, The Adam Project. Saturday morning we ate breakfast and watched an episode of Lego Masters before we headed to the incline in Castle … More 4-11-22 Weekend Fun Times