Since moving back to Colorado in 2013 I’ve had mixed emotions when it comes to visiting home. On one hand it is extremely exciting, the anticipation of seeing loved ones I may see only once a year or once every other year, and to see how little Ole Delaware has been since I’ve been away. And then there is the overstimulation of excitement from everyone who wants to get together. It is a gift to be so loved and to have many people want to spend time with you but it can also be completely overwhelming. Maybe you can relate?…
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Red Lady Salvation Ball
Hi my friends! After an unexpected absence from the blogosphere I am thrilled to be here again. February has proved to be a jam-jelly-packed month from celebrations, visiting friends, to simply keeping up with day-to-day life. Last weekend we attended the 41st Annual Red Lady Salvation Ball and honored the beloved mountain that rises over our town as well as the people who protect it. Red Lady also known as Mt. Emmons has been under threat of a molybdenum mine for many years but because of the dedicated individuals and long-standing efforts of High Country Conservation Advocates Red Lady has remained…
A February Evening in Colorado
Whether you stop to smell the flowers or stop to watch the sun-set. Just make sure you stop (everyday) to take it all in. Wherever you are.
Roads to Liberation
“Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief, and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your visions to reality. Wake up and live!” Bob Marley As I have been organizing and sorting through my photos it has been impossible to ignore how many shots of the road I’ve accumulated. I’ve mentioned here before my ongoing fascination for the open road in particular, dirt roads although they each hold their own sense of charm or character. The open road often invokes a sense of adventure…
The Best of 2017
The best of everything 2017 inside and outside of victorialise.com! Thank you for all of your support throughout the year and cheers to 2018!