Archive for the ‘General’ Category

copper post wraps

Posted on November 5th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

I know I said I’d post beetle kill art this time, but I’m going to save it for later–this is too exciting to wait! (Not that beetle kill isn’t exciting, LOL.)  When we bought our home, there were a few small unfinished parts, such as the uncovered jacks at the bottom of the support posts.  […]

into fall

Posted on September 26th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  5 Comments »

We’ve been having such a nice laid-back swing into fall. David had a week off work, and we spent time at the creek this weekend. Poor Caleb has a job now (actually it’s great for him) and is working weekends. We try not to have too much fun without him. Cash and I have continued […]

a trip to aspen

Posted on July 27th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

Yesterday we went to Aspen, Colorado for the first time! The drive was about 3 1/2 hours long and very breathtaking.  That mountain in the background above is Mount Ebert–the highest peak of the North American Rocky Mountains, and the highest point in the state of Colorado and the entire Mississippi River drainage basin. It […]


Posted on July 22nd, 2015 by mountain girl  |  1 Comment »

Here are a few pics of our meanderings from the past week or so. 🙂 It’s been cool-ish up where we live, but so much warmer just down the mountain in Boulder. We spent an afternoon at the park and creek. Roasting marshmallows at home (on my birthday). A watercolor by Cash. He’s loving art […]

paleo blueberry chia cake

Posted on July 15th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

It’s not very often that I bake my cake and eat it too.  I’ve always been sensitive to sugar, and I would far rather forgo sweets than walk around dizzy and lightheaded all day.  Over the past few months, though, I’ve experimented with compiling a few different muffin and pancake recipes to come up with […]