Dear 2017, It’s been a ride. Let’s start with January. The new year was ushered in with cross country skiing and quality time with friends close enough to be family. The sun shined bright for us and the cutest little cabin kept us warm at night where the main form of entertainment was Settlers of […]Read More To You, 2017
Hey everyone! Let me tell you a little story about how I managed to get sand under every single one of my nails, in every inch of my hair, and somehow, even in my teeth. This last weekend, I embarked on one of the greatest adventures I’ve had in college, hell, in the last long […]Read More Getting Sandy at the Great Sand Dunes NP
Hello friends! I hope you’re all doing well amidst the chaos that’s been going on nationally. I decided to enjoy the fact that I live in Colorado where it’s safe and dry by going camping in the mountains this past weekend. I’ve recently joined the CSU Outdoor Club and man, has that been one of […]Read More A Mountain Escape
Hello friends! I am now 20 years old! To be honest, this was the first year that I’ve ever actually felt different on my birthday. Every other birthday before has felt like a continuation of the last year and I have felt the exact same but when I turned 20 this past week, I felt […]Read More Turning 20!
These last two months have been a blur! It’s gone so fast that I haven’t even had time to blog about it! Haha… or I might just be bad at routinely writing but perhaps I’ll get the hang of it someday. While most of my summer has consisted of working, I have managed to sneak […]Read More Little “In-Between” Adventures
This past Saturday, I packed up my little red Forester and took the scenic drive to the front range of Colorado to see my boyfriend Austin and his family. The drive along 285 never fails to impress even the oldest of Colorado natives and continues to make me feel grateful for living in such a […]Read More Front Range Getaway
The snow has melted which means that all the hiking junkies climb out of their hibernation holes to head to the mountains! I’ve had the pleasure of having this past weekend off of work and what better thing to do with your Sunday than hike around little ol’ Ouray? The sun was shining brighter than expected […]Read More Hiking the Ouray Perimeter Trail
I took advantage of the small window of sun amidst our recently rainy and cloudy days and went exploring at Horsetooth open space which I found to be much more expansive than I had thought! There are miles upon miles of glorious trails to hike and wander around on. Unfortunately for Austin and I, the trails were […]Read More Splorin’ at Horsetooth Open Space