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Our 10 Year Anniversary Trip to Grand Lake, CO

A decade! That’s how long we’ve been married. Not counting the 7 years we dated. That’s a long time! We knew we wanted to do something bigger than just a dinner out and a babysitter so we looked into taking a trip that would…

June 21, 2017

Exploring Colorado: Anderson Farms Pumpkin Festival

I’m seriously having the best Fall ever. On Friday we took an hour’s drive north with our friends to Anderson Farms to pick pumpkins. I wasn’t expecting it to be such a huge festival, complete with tractor rides, games, 3 corn mazes, a petting…

October 11, 2016

Exploring Colorado: Guanella Pass

Last Friday we took one of the most scenic drives we’ve ever done in Colorado. Guanella Pass is about a 23 mile drive at some 11,000 feet elevation along the Rocky Mountains of central Colorado. It’s perfect for seeing the changing colors of the Aspen trees. There’s lots of pull-off sites…

September 30, 2016

Exploring Colorado: Denver Botanic Gardens

2 weeks ago, after our hot water heater was installed (adulting, y’all), we wanted to get outside so we visited the Denver Botanic Gardens. It was gorgeous! The pond had some of the largest lily pads I’ve ever seen.…

August 23, 2016

First family vacay to the beach in Cape May NJ

When Lachlan was born we had planned on going home to visit family at some point, but we wanted to make it a vacation for us too, especially since it wasn’t going to be easy to fly with a baby and all the gear…

August 5, 2016

Lachlan meets The Twins

Two of my best friends from my high school ballet days came to meet Lachlan and explore Colorado earlier this month. We went to different high schools but met in our dance studio. Erin (blonde hair) was in my ballet classes, and Kristin was in…

June 29, 2016

Exploring Colorado: Waterton Canyon

Waterton Canyon is part of the Colorado Trail which travels from Denver to Durango. That’s 500 miles long! We, however, only traveled about 2 bumpy miles in and 2 miles back to the car with the stroller 😉 The coolest, and scariest part of…

February 18, 2016
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Exploring Colorado: Kenosha Pass

We finally got to see the ever popular changing of the leaves here in Colorado. When we tried to go last year, traffic was literally stopped for miles so we u-turned the hell out of there and went home. But we went early enough…

September 30, 2015