Archive for the ‘Me’ Category

my life in color

Posted on August 22nd, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

I’m sitting here in pure Carolina mugginess on a bench on my back porch. It’s the kids’ second day at school after their 3-week break, the day after America’s historic solar eclipse, and close enough to David’s return from NY that I feel like I can start counting down the days. Though it’s been well […]



i’m back:)

Posted on May 31st, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

There are so many things to do here in the Raleigh area that it’s hard to stop to blog! I’m sure things will even out eventually, but coming from the cold solitude of the mountains to our lives suddenly exploding into sunny warmth roasting heat, parks, lakes, homemade ice cream down the road, a new […]



our north carolina life

Posted on April 14th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

So we made the jump–sold our home, found a rental house, packed up, and moved–all in the month of March. Our new life is about as different as could be, but little by little we are finding our way and carving out a life here. My Etsy shop is finally open again,  our fridge is […]



leaving colorado

Posted on March 20th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  8 Comments »

We’re moving! The past month has been fast and furious, and we can hardly believe it ourselves, but we are bidding Colorado adieu for a new life in North Carolina. I’ve probably never mentioned how much I love Colorado (har har) and the Rocky Mountains, and our sweet, sweet home…so when David first looked into […]



goodbye, goats

Posted on February 18th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

Today we sent our three little goats off to a new home. After filling our lives with two years of pure goatiness, we gave them to a family with 6 acres of green pastures, two other little goats, and a couple of human kids. We really wished we could keep them, but we are going […]