Monthly Archives: July 2008


Now, Back to My Vacation! 2

One of the nice things about this vacation is that we stayed a full 7 days. That was plenty of time to see plenty of sites (or would it be sights?) and still have some downtime in between things. One day, we drove through Silverton and toured the Old Hundred Gold Mine. The mine was […]


Up Close and Personal with the Wildlife 1

You know how people talk about southern hospitality?  Well the folks in Colorado could teach some southerners a thing or two. Wow, they were just the nicest people. And they seem to really like animals there too. Everywhere you went, people had their dogs with them. So friendly, I LOVED it. Even the animals were […]


Our trip to Durango 11

Well if you haven’t guessed already, we spent this past week in Colorado – lovely, glorious, magnificent, awe-inspiring, not-too-hot, not-too-cold Colorado. Getting there wasn’t easy. Colorado is a long, loooooong way from Kentucky, but it certainly was worth it. We started off on a 6 a.m. flight (I know, I know, WHAT was I thinking?) […]


Guess Where We’ve Been! 4

Majestic mountains Gorgeous rivers Crystal clean air Daytime highs in the 80’s Almost NO humidity Pretty close to heaven on Earth we’d say. Absolutely stunning So much to do, to learn, to enjoy “Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us […]