Mountain Therapy

Hiking mountains may come to mind naturally when you think of ways to decompress, reconnect, unwind, rejuvenate and more. Well, maybe being surrounded by mountainous landscapes, like the visuals on calming music videos come to thought before actually climbing mountains.  We tend to find peace and serenity within the bounty of nature. I've  been hiking…

Bears Mission; Loving a Senior Dog

Today would have been Bears 17th birthday! And it will always be a day to celebrate as she brought the very best of everything when she trotted into our lives. Bear was born and raised in Colorado with a short stint of time spent in California. Bear was a town dog, she freely roamed the old…

Colorado Color; A visual adventure through colorful Colorado

While I've been missing from the world of WordPress I have been immersed in wildflowers, alpine lakes, mountain passes, and wedding planning. Yes, I've made it to wedding week - 4 days and counting. It is surreal just as my surroundings tend to be. It all moves so fast and I want to soak in…

Have we stopped thinking for ourselves?

The small Colorado town I reside in is getting busy, quickly! We are a tourism based economy, where we rely on visitors to survive and thrive. The town is made up of 9 blocks, no franchise businesses, no stop-lights, one very small grocery store, two gas stations, no hospital (nearest is 28 miles away), and…