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The Hike to Bear Lake That Wasn’t

By on January 21, 2014

This weekend Mary came to visit me and get in some time on the mountains. The plan was to ski Saturday and Monday and go on a snowshoe hike on Sunday. We stuck to the skiing part of the plan, but the snowshoeing didn’t happen quite like we had…


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A Snowy Afternoon Trek to Hanging Lake

By on January 16, 2014

This past weekend Jason and I took a day off from skiing (for me) and work (for him) to hike hanging lake. This is a hike I’ve been wanting to do since I moved to Colorado two and a half years ago but never got around to doing since…


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Welcome 2014!

By on January 3, 2014

One of the best times of year is finally here, the start of the new year. I know it’s really just like every other day, it happens once a year (except February 29th on leap years), but there is something about the beginning of January that is particularly unique….


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Farewell 2013

By on January 2, 2014

I know it’s now 2014 and, as a result, this blog post is a little late, but I’ve been very busy lately. Even today, the sun is shining and the trails are calling my name so I’ll make this a brief recap of the past year.The Fun Stuff:What a…


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A Tale of Dreams and Desperation: The Leadville 100 Weekend

By on August 19, 2013

Before I start on the actual weekend, I have to give credit to my friend Drew for the title of this post. Two weekends ago when he was visiting Denver, someone told him that the Capitol Hill neighborhood (soon to be my new neighborhood) was the place of dreams…

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I'm just a regular girl who loves exploring in the mountains, both in my new home in New Hampshire and around the world. You can usually find me trail running, mountain biking, hiking, or backpacking with my husband Jason and my sweet pup Moose. When I'm not out exploring, you can find me in the kitchen whipping up generally healthy, delicious treats!

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