Summer may be coming to an end, but these family friendly hidden gem hikes near Colorado Springs can help your family extend summer just a little bit longer.
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I’m a CO girl at the core and adore living on the west side of Colorado Springs. This amazing city just keeps getting cooler, but the best part of the Springs hasn’t changed in millennia. The sparkle of this city is the majestic nature so close to home. Here is a list of my favorite […]
Every year as the days get longer and the temperature rises, I begin to feel the mountains pull at my heartstrings. At our house, we say “the mountains soothe the soul.” In the summer (and even into the fall) our family spends many weekends camping throughout the state. It’s one of the things I love […]
I am a list maker by nature. Grocery lists, to-do lists, packing lists – I always seem to have a few in progress. However, bucket lists are by far my favorite. Bucket lists are better than any other lists because they are the things that I really want to do – the things that are […]
Turn off the T.V., get off the couch and go EXPLORE. We live in Colorado Springs: vacation destination location. It is so easy to take for granted our purple mountains majesty. I get it…loading the car, unloading the car, sunscreen, hats, tears, changing diapers, our “special” 719 schizophrenic weather– all of it can feel or […]
What do moms really need for Mother’s Day? The internet seems to be dripping with answers to this question. Some lists include items such as “pee alone” and “drink a cup of coffee while it’s still hot.” Others indicate that flowers and jewelry are a must. Now don’t get me wrong, I do like peeing […]
13 days of school left. I don’t keep track of that number to say that we hate school and can’t wait to get out. On the contrary, we love our school & teachers and have a great time being involved in the entire educational experience. I keep track of that number because there is nothing […]