Archive for the ‘Travels’ 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 […]



thanksgiving in kansas city

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

I know it’s late for this, but I wanted to post some pics from our Thanksgiving trip to Kansas City. We went to Cindy’s house and hung out with her, our friends Darci and Chase and their four kids (and one on the way!), Crystal and her friend Malik, and Will and his friend Joanna. […]



grandpa’s funeral

Posted on May 16th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

Wednesday I flew solo to New York state to be with my family and attend my grandpa’s funeral. I have never left Cash (or  Zia!) overnight, so it was kind of a big deal for all of us. David took off work to spend time with the kids and take them out to do fun […]



sisters: four years ago

Posted on April 21st, 2015 by mountain girl  |  2 Comments »

Here I am with my three sisters at Rahab’s baby shower near Syracuse, NY.  From right to left: Rahab, me, Ramah, Sarah.  I’m the oldest, and our age order goes with our height–at least in this picture. (In real life, I’m not so sure–I was wearing my boots. And my puffy hair.)



christmas eve in winter park

Posted on December 28th, 2014 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

We spent Christmas Eve in Winter Park, a little more than an hour from home.  It’s such a winter world there.  Although the elevation of the town is about like ours (a little over 9000 ft) , it’s much colder, with a lot more snow.  The mountains themselves are around 12,000 ft high. That’s where […]