Rocky Mountain High

Today’s prompt: describe a favorite place. Focus on how that place affects your sense of taste, touch, sight, sound, or smell. Hands down, my favorite place is Colorado. The first location I ever wanted to call home. The community I lived in, near Boulder, was amazing. Great people, convenient, focused on family fun and sports, little to no traffic… great for families. We loved it. Outside the crazy weather patterns from time to time, I dare say it’s almost perfect. ...more

Another Snow Day!

So unfortunately we are two days into November and we have received our second wallop of snow!  This is the unfortunate view from my window.  Generally Colorado doesn't see this much snow this early so I hope that it isn't some...more
I don't think that's an unfortunate view at all! Your picture is lovely.more

Another Snow Day!

So unfortunately we are two days into November and we have received our second wallop of snow!  This is the unfortunate view from my window.  Generally Colorado doesn't see this much snow this early so I hope that it isn't some...more

Dear Seal Beach: Lessons From Littleton

[Editor’s Note: On October 12, a man walked into the Salon Meritage in Seal Beach, California and killed eight people. It is Orange County's worst mass killing.] Image: Rose Palmisano/The Orange County Register via ZUMA Press. Dear Seal Beach,...more
Could not have been written better - so glad it was written & shared.more

Share Your Favorite Summer Memories

Happy Solstice, dear bloggers. Summer's arrival launches a season when fashion means sparkly flip-flops, the blender stays out and adventures pile up, right? As Section Editor for this here Life category, which includes travel, I'm making a request. Being the naturally curious and expressive people that bloggers are, we get outside eventually, right? Tell me about it. No, really. Tell me....more

Erin,

Thanks so much for sharing these lovely posts! You really captured the magic of those ...more

Saying NO

WhereParentsTalk.com From the:  "Disturbing but this is apparently life in 2011" file, an 8-year-old kid in Colorado with a history of anger management issues was pepper-sprayed by police at his school this week.  His mother is upset. Hmmm. ...more

Concise

Jasmine H. | http://myunstilllife.blogspot.com/

"I find hope in the darkest of days, ...more

Showdown at Beaver Creek

Showdown at Beaver Creek Okay, the title has basically nothing to do with the post. I just thought it sounded clever. Let's move on. ...more

Day One

 When we left last week, it was actually full on darkness before dawn, still. The sky only beginning to grey at the edges as we took off....more

Back With a Vengenace, Kind Of

I was here for a week: ...more
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