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Colorado’s breath of fresh air at Alderfer/Three Sisters

Today was like a breath of fresh air. After our month-long road-trip to Canada in July, I needed a break from traveling and we have become relative homebodies as we've fallen into our back-to-school routine with Bode's soccer, Hadley's volleyball, me coaching another … Read More

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On raising the class flirt

Last spring during Hadley's class camping trip to the Sand Dunes, I learned a little somethin': Hadley is that girl who likes to tease the boys. I was never that girl. In fact if there was a boy I liked, I was so nervous around them that I'd usually resort to … Read More

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When your daughter conspires with the enemy

I went through two horrendously awkward years. The unfortunate thing about it was I had no idea just how goofy I looked. In fact, I thought I was Queen Bee and gosh darn it if I wasn't at the top of my class in academics and sports in fifth and sixth grade. It's just … Read More

"Bo" in happier days

The Death of a Giant Pumpkin

My life has been such a whirlwind. Returning from a month in Canada. Family in town. Starting school the next week. Getting sick. Crazy schedules. Seriously, last night we had the kids' piano lessons, Hadley had Activity Days, Bode had Scouts, she had a volleyball game … Read More


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3sisters2sm

Colorado’s breath of fresh air at Alderfer/Three Sisters

Today was like a breath of fresh air. After our month-long road-trip to Canada in July, I needed a break from traveling and we have become relative homebodies as we've fallen into our back-to-school routine with Bode's soccer, Hadley's … Read More

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Dreaming the Dream of Living Abroad

Jamie thinks I'm a lunatic. What else is new, right? One of my lifelong dreams is to live abroad with my family. It stems from the fact that I lived in the same house my entire life and always dreamed of experiencing new cultures. And by … Read More

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St. Mary’s Glacier: On top of the world!

Hiking St. Mary's Glacier has been a tradition in our family since I moved to Colorado almost 12 years ago. But this year was my favorite yet because we pushed the boundaries and went higher than ever before. And because we didn't run … Read More

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