Hiking in Vail and the New Normal of COVID Travel

August 18, 2020 No Comments »

hiking in vail

I felt as if I had traveled far from home, yet I was only 1 ½ hours from Denver. The luxury Colorado ski town of Vail felt sort of like the French Riviera; I heard more international languages than English as I walked through Vail Village! There were men in skinny jeans wearing pashminas…wait…did I […]

15 Things To Do When You Are New To Denver

August 11, 2020 4 Comments »

new to denver things to do

Note – During COVID15, many of these things to do around Denver may not be operating. Please check the business’s website prior to going. Please also bring a mask and socially distance as required. Even though I moved to Denver in June of 2017, I actually feel like I’ve only been here a few months. […]

7 of the Best Day trips from Denver

June 3, 2020 No Comments »

day trips from Denver

I moved to Denver for one of the great loves of my life…the mountains. I can look out my apartment window and see them; they are close, but sometimes seem so far away (especially when you don’t have a car!). They taunt me, with their inviting snow-covered peaks, aspens, rugged trails, and high-altitude lakes. The […]

How to Foster Kittens

April 28, 2020 2 Comments »

how to foster kittens

It’s my favorite time of year – it’s Kitten Season! That’s right, you read that correctly – Kitten Season. Along with lilacs blooming, the smell of fresh cut grass, and the grill being lighted for the first time – this is the time when an inordinate amount of kittens are born. I was one of […]

Things to do in Scottsdale for Any Art-Lover

April 21, 2020 No Comments »

Things to do in Scottsdale

Scottsdale Arizona is one of those cities that has lots of things to do for every type of person. But one thing it’s particularly exceptional in is art. There’s public art walks, museums and galleries galore, and even the restaurants are creative! Here is a list of things to do in Scottsdale for an art-lover, […]

Desert Adventures in Scottsdale

March 10, 2020 1 Comment »

desert adventures scottsdale

I’ve been in deserts all over the world, however it’s a landscape that is foreign to me. I grew up in the Midwest and never really thought I’d actually see a desert – it was as far off as the ocean was to me as a kid! As an adult I’ve come to learn that […]

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