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Urban Mountains

I’ve spent some time over the last year exploring mountains…and testing my body and my endurance.  I’ve walked for miles, enjoyed wildflowers, listened to birds, noticed clouds, smelled pine trees and the musky aroma of sage.   551 more words


The City Of Big Doobies

Pictured: five minutes after the start of first set, July 3rd.


Last weekend I had the chance to jump in a vehicle with two other girls and go to Chicago!  I had the best time.  Its taken me this long to tell you about it because it takes that long to catch up after leaving the hubby and kids home for four days:)  First of all, let me tell you that we had a great traveling group.  590 more words



Chicago is the third largest city in the U.S. behind New York and Los Angeles, with a population of over 2.6 million people.

Many believe it’s called “The Windy City” because of the chilly gusts of wind but that’s not true.   822 more words


"The Skydeck," or "My Foray into Masochism"

On our last day in Chicago we topped off our whirlwind tour (see what I did there?) with a visit to Willis Tower, formerly Sears Tower, to see the Skydeck. 210 more words


My Travel Diary: Exploring Chicago

Hello lovelies!

I’m officially back on the West coast and it feels so so so good to be back. Well, actually, I’ve been back for a few days now and I just now got my hands on writing this long overdue blog. 972 more words