Archive for the ‘Nature’ Category

leaving colorado

Posted on March 20th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  7 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 […]



around here in the wild woods

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

David is gone for a week and a half, first to Raleigh for three days, then Augusta. He’s getting a new place prepared for the Masters golf tournament in April…I think. I don’t ask too many questions because there are enough things in life I don’t quite comprehend–without throwing networks, switches and routers into the […]



elk in the park

Posted on January 10th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

Here are a few elk pictures I took the other day when they came down to play in the park. Don’t miss the bighorn sheep teaser at the end. There are 11 bighorns in this photo. How many can YOU find? Save Save



first snow!

Posted on October 6th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  2 Comments »

I know it’s been for-ev-ah since I’ve posted, and I’m so very sorry for the absence. <3 Our days here have been full of lots of good things, and I’ll try to give a little glimpse of them in this post. We help with a food bank on Lookout Mountain now on Tuesdays, and it’s […]



this little life of mine

Posted on August 4th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

I started the Whole30 this month. It’s pretty ok–so far. Got my old job back! I’m illustrating a new sewing pattern–the first since Cash was tiny. My walks these days consist of going to the mailbox and back. I’m ready for anything, though, as you can see. Coming home to our mountains after an evening […]