Water, sharks & other adventures


we decided to take a little 2-day trip down to denver/ estes park.  partly in purpose to pick up auntie bec from the airport and partly to spend a little time with some good friends again.   {he passed out   Read More »

McCullough Gulch hike


this morning, we decided to head out early and hike up mcCullough gulch trail. it’s only about 2.8 miles round trip so it was the perfect mini hike to take both little M and our dog {abbey} with us. it   Read More »

Check it off!

during our month long stent here in Colorado, we thought it would be fun to come up with a list of things we would like to do/ accomplish while here.  it’s certainly not an extensive list, and at the same   Read More »

Longs Peak


early in the morning… as in 1:30 a.m. {yikes} a group of us rolled out of bed and put our hiking shoes on and headed out the door to tackle Longs Peak… ranked 15th in difficulty among all the 14ers   Read More »

Estes Park


we had such a good time over 4 very short days with our dear friends… some who are still living in manhattan and some who have started new chapters of life in different places. it was so fun to reconnect   Read More »