Tag: adventure

Exploring Bishop Castle

I don’t know about you, but being cooped up at home for the last several months is starting to wear on me. Like so...

Hidden Gem Hikes Near Colorado Springs

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.

I Am Broken In This Moment of Unknown

I am broken right now. Frozen in a moment of unknown.  My family is right in the middle of a pause.  My hubby lost his job...

Creating Structure in a Cancelled Summer: Time for Camp Mom

I spent my summers pre-kids working for and running summer camps. I met and fell in love with my husband at camp. Deep down...

July Fourth Reflections from your local Pyrotechnician

Our family takes July Fourth pretty seriously. But we have always done Independence Day a little differently than the average family. When my husband and...

Blast from the Past Movies

We’re all staying home a lot more lately, and we’re constantly on the lookout for fun activities to do as a family. Grab the...

The Seasoned Sipper, Part 2: Learning to Love Beer

Did I mention that I haven’t always loved beer? I tried beer… I really did! But I never found it enjoyable. So, I figured...

Around the World in Colorado Springs: A Foodie Guide

We live in a pretty unique place. Colorado Springs is the hub for a handful of military bases and one of the most beautiful...

Ladies and Gentleman of the Class of 2020

In my “other life,” I am a student advisor to adult students. Please allow me to brag for just a moment. I have been working with...

The Courage-Caution Line

Finding the Courage-Caution Line This is my Mom voice. “Be sure to look both ways!” “There’s a car — get on the side of the road!” “Be Careful!...