Moment of Zen.

I can't really remember my father's eyes anymore, but I think they were the color of the sky today: a rich, clear blue. This morning, I ate breakfast outside - oatmeal with raspberries, cool water, warm nettle tea - and it was just warm enough with the sun on my back. A house finch sat … Continue reading Moment of Zen.


As my step-sister Katie said upon leaving Denver this morning, "I've got a case of the Sundays."  But let's focus on the positives: I had wonderful visitors this weekend, it's a beautiful day outside, and I used a shop vac like a boss this morning. We visited Red Rocks this weekend and enjoyed the view … Continue reading Sing-a-long.


Hi friends! My brother and sister-in-law visited this weekend (more on that later), and after saying a reluctant farewell, I thought I'd cheer myself up by sharing some exciting news: I'm running the Ragnar Relay this August (uh, pending getting the day off work...)! What's the Ragnar, you ask?  The Colorado iteration is a 12-person, … Continue reading Kool-Aid.

Snow Bunny.

Friends and lovers, I have an important announcement: I have now, for the first time in my life, been on a pair of skis.  It was so much fun! It was cross-country skiing - I'll tackle downhill another time - and I'm already obsessed.  My cool, outdoorsy friend Trent invited me to explore the wilderness … Continue reading Snow Bunny.