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Socialization on the Trail

Sitting there perched on a rock, life was good. The sun shone down on the five of us in our mountain meadow. We smiled, laughed, and shared stories. As we hiked back down to the trailhead, my spirit soared in a way I hadn’t felt in a long time. The…

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It’s Spilling!

Driving up Boulder Canyon, the sound of water surrounds me. With Boulder Creek running alongside the road, it’s hard not to notice what’s going on. Water! The rush of water, roiling rapids, pushing down the hillside at levels not seen in more than a year. There’s so much water, that…

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Travel outside Colorado

Paddling the Buffalo

Note: This is off topic about a recent road trip. As we turned the canoe to head down the Buffalo River, it felt like navigating a minefield. “Go right! Hard!” I yelled out to Bryon. Since my experience canoeing was limited, Bryon sat in the back steering. Between the rocks…

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Lifestyle

The Haves and the Have Nots

It happened overnight. The fan stopped running. Why did we have the fan running on a snowy night, you might ask. During summers with no air conditioning, a box fan to put in the window is indispensable. Having bought our home in June, we got used to the hum of…

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