Howdy friends!! How is your week going so far? It has been freeeeeezing here in Colorado this week and I have been focused on consuming as much hot tea and cocoa as I can. Ashley and I went out for fancy tea again which is always so fun and warms you right up. Then we … Continue reading Party Pretzels and Puppies
Good morning dear friends! I hope your week is going well so far! I wanted to catch up on some fun going's on this last week. I made my own poultry seasoning for the first time and used it in some Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings that turned out great! I also headed over to the … Continue reading Markets, Mischief, & Marmosets
Hey there...if you are there. It's been awhile since I've posted anything here and there is a lot to catch up on. If you are reading this, thanks. Thanks for sticking with me. This year has proven to be one of the most challenging of my life and I am still trying to fully get … Continue reading And…I’m back
Hey guys, sorry for the hiatus. Life has been kind of nuts lately. But let's catch up. I've been busy with some super fun family visits lately. First my dad had a chance to visit for a couple days while he was traveling in Colorado. We had a super fun day starting with the breakfast … Continue reading Food, Fun, and Family
Good day to you, my Lords and Ladies! My birthday was a couple of weeks ago and I kept with tradition and went to the Renaissance Festival in Larkspur, Colorado. I have attended this for so many of my birthdays in the past, mostly because opening weekend falls on my birthday and it is a … Continue reading Renaissance Festival Birthday Bash
Howdy friends! How are you? Are you ready for the weekend?! I have been wanting to recap a couple of races for awhile but wanted to finish up with all my Ecuador posts first. I made my way up to Fort Collins last month to run in my absolute favorite race ever, the Colorado Marathon. … Continue reading Run, run, run!
Alternate title: The time I visited the Equator museum 🙂 But before we get to our last Ecuador recap post, can I just tell you how fantastic is has been living closer to work?! I have been enjoying the many luxuries those who live in the same city they work in enjoy. The dogs have … Continue reading A Journey to the Center of the Earth
The final tapir...and the penultimate chapter in our Ecuador recaps! Sad. We caught a third tapir just a few days after we found Fayna. And it was a male!! We had a world-renowned reproductive specialist from the Smithsonian Institute with us and he came specifically to collect semen from a wild male mountain tapir. You … Continue reading The final tapir!
Good morning and happy weekend to you! I want to continue our recap of my Ecuador trip! We caught tapir number two (like Mambo No. 5, but less musical!) just a couple days after we caught Jackie. Say hello to Fayna! Our amazing trackers were out in the forest with the dogs maybe only a … Continue reading Tapir Number Two
Well then all of a sudden it was May. What the heck?! But seriously, time is flying. I can't keep up. Between my awesome trip to Ecuador, a promotion at work, my Happiness Project, and a whole lot of other stuff going on it's been hard to keep up with the blog. But as ever, … Continue reading A Mountain Tapir Expedition in the Andes