Let Me Go

And I’ve waited for her for so long I’ve waited for her for so long I’ve wondered if I could hang on I’ve wondered if I could hang on, yeah CAKE I didn’t expect to be in Mancos tonight, but here I am. We started the morning early, a 5:30 AM alarm woke us up. […]

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How Do You Talk To An Angel

It’s like trying to catch a falling star The Heights Phew, what a day! We woke up at Bryce Canyon, loaded up Fred and were on the road before 8 this morning. The destination was Zion NP. The two hour drive was relatively easy except for my credit card being locked in a gas pump […]

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Drunk On A Plane

We had this date marked on the calendar forever. Dierks Bentley We did a SUPER hike today! Bryce Canyon has always been one of my favorite national parks and today was no exception. We started the morning slowly: slept in a bit, drank some coffee, got the gear packed. We were on the trail before […]

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Keep Driving

I would ask, “Should we just keep driving?” Maple syrup, coffee Harry Styles Today was the first absolutely positively normal old-school road trip day! It was a little bit weird leaving life in Colorado for a mini-vacation to Utah. Packing up last night was much less of an experience than packing for a full summer […]

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I Wish It Would Rain Down

Oh you know I wish it would rain, rain down on me now Ooh yes I wish it would rain, down on me Yes you know I wish it would rain, rain down on me Just rain down on me Phil Collins Thank you for a wonderful Father’s Day fam! It was raining today, which […]

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Donkey Riding

Way hey and away we go donkey riding donkey riding, Way hey and away we go riding on a donkey. Great Big Sea Today. Was. Burrofest!!! Who knew that watching burros try to make their way around an obstacle course would become one of the highlights of my summer? When my coteacher and his family […]

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Ryegrass Riders

They’re wild like the lands they ride . . . So throw another log on the fire . . . Take a pull and pass the bottle Samantha Rise Today was Phil’s World day! There is just so much to do here! So many possibilities, so just like all the trails we have yet to […]

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Wrecking Ball

We clawed, we chained. . . We jumped. . . I never hit so hard. . . I just walked away. . . came in like a wrecking ball. Miley Cyrus Today felt a whole lot like a road trip way in some ways. Primarilly because we did our first hike of the summer! Our […]

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So much joy and laughter Wait to meet us there Stay close to me sweet hummingbird Tyler Burkum First full day with the fam! It started off quietly, on my own in fact, with a cup of coffee in one hand and a crochet hook in the other. I was sitting on the deck working […]

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Feels Like Home

Have you ever been staring up at the starlight Getting pretty close to midnight Sounds just like the wind singing your name. Drew Holcomb It’s in bars just like the one I’m sitting in now where many of the great songs are written. Jimmy Buffet’s “Incommunicado” or my own “Sitting at a Bar in Leadville”. […]

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