The Magical Mountains

A few weeks ago my family and I packed up and headed on vacation to Colorado.  Intellectually I knew there were mountains, wildlife, and cooler temps, but I was no prepared for the magic of being in the mountains.   95 more words


Great American Grill, Colorado Springs, CO

This Grill is inside the Hilton Garden Inn outside the Air Force Academy in north Colorado Springs. We had breakfast here a week ago today, and again today. 144 more words

Restaurants And Eating

Bird Dog BBQ, Colorado Springs, CO (Briargate)

We had dinner here this evening, as it has been a week without BBQ for Bill. It helped that the place was across the street from our hotel in Colorado Springs. 141 more words

Restaurants And Eating

Weekend Run: Why You Must Take A Night Run At The Broadmoor

I like to run at night! As you have read in previous posts, I am a night owl and sometimes exercising at 1:00 a.m. is one of my… 388 more words

The Renaissance Man

flash floods caught on camera in Colorado Springs, USA (video)

euronews, Jul 17, 2014

A deluge of rain triggered flash flooding in Colorado Springs on July 16. The severe weather caused “hazardous situations” across the city, according to the Colorado Springs Fire Department. 14 more words


My Favorite Things ~ CO ~ Part 1

Garden of the Gods.

Now that we are set to be leaving Colorado, I’ve started to visit all of my favorite places a little more often.  414 more words

Military Spouse