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Posted on October 8th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

Only in Colorado do you mix bare toes with snow. šŸ™‚ Save Save Save Save

first snow!

Posted on October 6th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  2 Comments »

I know it’s been for-ev-ah since I’ve posted, and I’m so very sorry for the absence. <3 Our days here have been full of lots of good things, and I’ll try to give a little glimpse of them in this post. We help with a food bank on Lookout Mountain now on Tuesdays, and it’s […]

log splitter at the county fair

Posted on August 25th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  1 Comment »

We went to the county fair last weekend, and David signed up for the log-splitting contest. He went against all the other young and wiry mountain men of yonder and yore hill country, who probably split wood as often as they brush their teeth. Which actually may not be very often, after all. Five of […]

this little life of mine

Posted on August 4th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

I started the Whole30 this month. It’s pretty ok–so far. Got my old job back! I’m illustrating a new sewing pattern–the first since Cash was tiny. My walks these days consist of going to the mailbox and back. I’m ready for anything, though, as you can see. Coming home to our mountains after an evening […]

happy birthday, zia!

Posted on July 10th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  8 Comments »

Happy birthday to our baby girl–who somehow, someway, became a nine-year-old today. We went to White Fence Farm in Lakewood for lunch. They have a home-style restaurant, gift shops, a little petting farm with goats, a playground, and a stagnant brown pond that sports a sign with something about “natural flow water.” šŸ˜‰ The restaurant […]