Category Archives: North America

Happy as a Cow in Cuba

Day 1 We spent the night in the Miami airport hotel, so we dragged ourselves out of bed around 3:45 a.m., grabbed a cup of coffee and were soon through the security lines and sitting comfortably in our upgraded seats … Continue reading

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Smokey Mountain Anniversary

This year we mark our 11th anniversary!  Can’t believe we have been together that long. We decided we wanted to get back to our old way of celebrating, by taking a week off and back country camping at a national … Continue reading

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Getting away every chance we can

We have been in Houston for only  two months, but it has felt like an eternity.  It’s been an transitory  two months as we try to not get too attached to our surroundings and remain hopeful for what is next; … Continue reading

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Quick Stop in Alabama

We managed to cross off Alabama with a quick overnight stay on our way to meet Todd’s brother and niece in Florida.

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Work/Life Balance

Kelly has training next week in San Francisco so we decided to head up the weekend and enjoy some time together in the town. We got so many recommendations for places to eat, drink and see that we decided to … Continue reading

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SCUBA Diving in Belize

After flying from Denver to Dallas and Dallas to Belize City, we caught a flight to the island in a plane much too small.  Todd was co-piloting!  But, we are finally here! Sunday – our first full day at the … Continue reading

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Our first fourteener

Day one: it’s a long weekend, so of course we are getting the heck out of dodge. We decided that our 15 year old black lab is going to live forever, so it was time to get some Colorado camping … Continue reading

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Mountains, canyons and desert… Oh my!

Every year, except last year, for our anniversary trip we take off and go camping somewhere. It’s our way of truly getting away and relaxing. We typically don’t have electricity, plumbing or a cellphone signal, so we can really disconnect … Continue reading

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Cruising Family Style

So against our better judgement we have joined Kelly’s family on a Disney cruise in celebration of her fathers 65th birthday. We enjoyed the weekend before in Seattle with Kelly’s BFF from college and her family. Now we are on … Continue reading

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Clothing Optional ?

    CANCUN Day One: After an uneventful flight from Denver to Cancun the fun began when we got into the hotel’s shuttle. Kelly bought a time share years ago at a resort that was at the time called Blue … Continue reading

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