Tag Archives: Colorado

Was It Good For You?

I don’t know why; I suspect I must emanate some type of sneaky/guilty aura, but I am always the one pulled out of airports’ TSA lines for further screening. It’s a bit ironic, as I am also awarded, through no application of my own, a … Continue reading

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Marvelous Night for a Moondance

“Coolest thing EVER!” This was all I could write to describe witnessing the total eclipse of the sun yesterday. I was at a loss for words, and this happens rarely. I don’t wear my heart on my sleeve, but it occasionally … Continue reading

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Bare, Bear and Harry Potter

It’s been a busy few weeks. A lot has happened, and I have found myself saying and hearing things I hope to never give audience to again. My top 10: “Could you please remove your (bare, hairy, smelly) foot from my armrest?” … Continue reading

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Mickey Moose

A few weeks ago I seemed to have accidentally stepped in some moose dung, or was it elk? My gentle fun-poking at uninformed tourists at our national parks stirred up a bit of social media anger, with  its requisite name-calling ugliness. And … Continue reading

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Social Media Smackdown

I am obnoxious, a fool, and “some kind of loser.” This was in response to a comment I wrote regarding Rocky Mountain National Park’s facebook post picturing many cars parked in the grass, and an accompanying reminder to stay on paths, don’t … Continue reading

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Ganja, Grandma Style

I am not completely unfamiliar with marijuana. I grew up in the seventies and eighties, and I did (do?) have a fairly well-defined wild streak. Lucky for me during high school and college, my more exploratory tendencies were nicely tempered … Continue reading

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The Best Vacation Spot Ever Is…

Anguilla Park World I think I have narrowed my favorite places in the world down to just three: Anguilla in the Caribbean, Estes Park, Colorado and Disney World. Anguilla is for rest, relaxation and restoration. The island is distinctly hard … Continue reading

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