Hiking the Crags

My life is in a state of completely unknown. Hubby is actively seeking a job, our 2 PT jobs won't pay rent for another month and we are now without healthcare. {PS hey congress go back to work please} The only things keeping me sane are my library books {Homeward Bound by Emily Matcher and [...]

Living in Colorado for 10 months

it's quiet in the house this morning, and early. i can hear the birds outside while i type away. asher breaths deeply as he sleeps beneath my desk. i close my eyes and listen to the wind rustle the trees...it's been awhile since i have heard that...the vegetation didn't come out until mid may this year due [...]

Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp May 2013

I already told you about one of my favorite in town hikes, here, and our wonderful time at Red Rocks, here, I thought since we probably won't be residing in Colorado Springs past September 1, I would like to share all my favorite things about this city and state. This last weekend, we visited the [...]

Trip to Red Rocks {Vampire Weekend + of Monsters and Men}

Long time ago, in February of 2013, Mr and I decided that if we weren't able to stay in Colorado then by golly we were going to see at least one concert at Red Rocks Amphitheater before we left. And good thing we bought our tickets when we did. We went this past Monday to see High [...]

Hiking Red Rock Canyon Open Space in Colorado Springs

Well, spring has FINALLY arrived. By finally I mean, it snowed 1.5" on May 1. So now that the sun has decided to shine and the snow has moved on {hopefully} I can get outside with Asher more often, get some exercise and some sun! Last week, Asher and I went to one of my favorite places. [...]