August 2015 in Missoula, Montana

It has been a smoke filled month here in Missoula, Montana.  Hubs has been gone on drill training for the better part of the month and I have been waging war on keeping wildfire smoke out of our house.  It seems to be a loosing battle but I am continuing the fight, because well we all need air to survive!   A little morning smoke #missoula #smoke A photo posted by Laura B (@lbpstar) on Aug 28, 2015 at 9:37am PDT Smoke on the river this morning. #missoula #montana #sunrise Continue reading

Missoula to Colorado Springs – #CaffeinatedRoadTrip Day 1

We are hitting the road and taking our first real vacation.  Mostly we just move but this time we are setting out without everything we own packed in boxes.  But this time is different, we are headed on a 11 day road-trip to visit 6 states, visit family and friends, as well as exploring everything that makes these states great.   Let this Caffeinated Roadtrip begin! Good bye #Missoula, soon to say hello to #Wyoming, #Colorado #Nebraska and #Southdakota! A photo posted by Jessi Continue reading

Silver Summit: A Playground for Everyone #Missoula #Montana

Silver Summit: A Playground for Everyone #Missoula #Montana

We spent Sunday morning in Missoula, roaming around parks and exploring some of the great things this city has to offer.  One of the parks we stopped at was Silver Summit, an all abilities playground in the heart of Missoula, Montana.  It sits next to Currents, McCormic Park, the Riverfront Walking Trail, and Silver's Lagoon right next to the Clark Fork River. The neat aspect of Silver Summit is the playground equipment.  It is designed for any child, with any level of abilities to be Continue reading

When Dinosaurs Roam the University of Montana #JurassicQuest

When Dinosaurs Roam the University of Montana #JurassicQuest

Jurassic Quest bring life-sized dinosaurs to town! This weekend at the University of Montana Jurassic Quest set up their Dinosaur Adventure and it was a sight to see.  The main exhibit brings realistic dinosaurs, in life-sized proportions.  There were a ton of dinos! About Jurassic Quest: Jurassic Quest brings you a Dinosaur Adventure for the whole family. The main dinosaur exhibit features ultra-realistic, life-size animatronic dinosaurs; Over 50 life-size dinosaurs in all. Visitors Continue reading

Art and Coffee – Art on Tap Missoula

Art and Coffee – Art on Tap Missoula

What happens when you combine coffee and an art class?  Well today I discovered that art and coffee = fun! A few weeks ago, at work I saw a notification come across my newsfeed.  (Yes, I Facebook at work - Yes, my boss knows - Yes, it is awesome) The notification was for a Valentine's Day event with  Art on Tap Missoula.  I had never heard of it so a few clicks later and I find myself looking at the schedule for Art on Tap Missoula.  This particular event involved painting a picture at a Continue reading