Will the Keys find their way Home?

Will the Keys find their way Home?

     Bare with me here for a minute, my age is going to be showing with this post.      We are going to start by stepping back in time...... 12 years - give or take.  It was spring of 2002, roughly 6-9 months after 9/11 happened.  I was 20 years old, and living in Nebraska.      Actually living with my Grandparents at the time, one had just had major shoulder replacement surgery - and while she was in surgery my Grandpa had a heart attack in the waiting room.      It was a crazy time, I was Continue reading

#WaldoCanyonFire Colorado Springs Wildfire: How you can help & Update

#WaldoCanyonFire Colorado Springs Wildfire: How you can help & Update

High Park fire     Waldo Canyon Fire near Colorado Springs is continuing to burn.  At this time 32,000 people have been evacuated.  This is so heartbreaking!       Donations are being accepted!  or check out www.helpcoloradonow.orghttp://www.gazette.com/National weather service of pueblo photowww.thedenverchannel.com Continue reading

#WaldoCanyonFire Colorado Wildfire #WaldoFire

#WaldoCanyonFire Colorado Wildfire #WaldoFire

     Colorado Springs will always hold a special place in my heart, its not where I grew up but it was the 2nd place I called home.  I lived there for 4 years before I met Hubs, and for a full 5 years (to the day) in all.  I have so many amazing friends and family members back there, and I will always miss living there!      Sadly, the next time I go back, some places around Colorado Springs, Chipita Park Colorado, Woodland Park and others will not look the same because of the Waldo Canyon Fire Continue reading

Photos for a friend

Photos for a friend

For Tash, a blogger at Pretty Little Dragonfly, in Australia dreaming of visiting the US, here are a few photos for you, of some random adventures in the places we have lived.  Its a bit of randomness, and they are not in chronological order, but I will do my best to describe them. There really are so many photos I could share with you all, especially Tash, but mostly  you just have to see them in person to appreciate!  Wish we could trade places for a month and explore each others Continue reading

On the Road Pt 5

On the Road Pt 5

Garden of the GodsColorado Springs, COToday is my final day in Colorado Springs, tomorrow I will be taking the rental car back to El Paso.  It is a whole lot fuller now than it was when I left a week ago!  I spent this morning going through the storage shed at my Mom & Step-dad's house.  I found all kinds of treasures, my first dress I wore home from the hospital.  We LOADED down the vehicle with my rocking horse, and baby stuff, I am very excited to get these things put away in our home. My Continue reading