Friday, January 4th- Tuesday, January 8th: Upstate New York

I am home in Colorado after a long day of travels, relaxing in bed, reflecting on this trip, and drinking a Great Lakes Christmas Ale. Wait, what! Christmas Ale in Colorado? Yep, there’s a magical place in New York called Wegmans that carries it, and I cleaned the Rochester store out of their last three…

Tuesday, January 1: Happy New Year!

I woke up to a new year with a beautiful sunrise and glittery snow everywhere. I made some coffee and went walking around the trails in the neighborhood I was staying. There were some deer out munchin’, but otherwise it was a pretty quiet morning. I could not get over how beautiful everything looked with…

Christmas 2018!

This post is going to have some weird twists and turns: nursing school, newborns, food, political cat memes, & zero proof that my mama was present for Christmas this year (she was though, promise). To start with, on my way home from my last hike mentioned in my last post, I stopped at Eagle’s Nest…

Tuesday, December 11th: An Evening Hike to Horsetooth Falls

A relevant work meme to start this blog post off! I got this evening off from work and headed up to Horsetooth Mountain Park for an evening hike to Horsetooth Falls with a friend and their pup. I forgot how peaceful evening hikes are, and I reaffirmed my love for cold weather hiking.

Tuesday, November 6: Election Day!

It’s election day! Colorado has mail in ballots, which makes it super simple to vote as a resident here. However, I do miss walking down to the neighborhood church and the local library in the two places I lived in Cleveland and casting my ballot. I can clearly remember going with my parents to the…

Thursday, November 1: Bierstadt Lake in RMNP

Yesterday was one of my favorite days at work. Not only did I get to wear black scrubs (bye bye for a day, ceil blue!), I also got to dress as a cat and have residents meow at me all day. But after a seventeen hour work day, this kitty cat really had lost her…