Hiking to Alberta Falls in RMNP

A few weeks back I went online and found a site I bookmarked last year – Every Kid in a Park. If you have a child in fourth grade (or the homeschool equivalent) you can visit the site and have your child complete a fun activity and get a 4th Grade Annual National Parks PassContinue reading “Hiking to Alberta Falls in RMNP”

Our New Favorite Park – LaVern M. Johnson Park in Lyons, CO

One of my favorite things about Colorado has been the number of awesome parks and open space available to explore. Our adventures today brought us to LaVern M. Johnson Park in Lyons, CO. This park is wonderful destination for families with children young and old and grownups as well. This park has it all –Continue reading “Our New Favorite Park – LaVern M. Johnson Park in Lyons, CO”

July Fourth, Colorado Style

Like many people, we had a number of places close by with fireworks shows. We decided that Ralphie’s Independence Day Blast at Folsom Field would make for a great “first year in CO” choice, as we had yet to visit the stadium for any games or events. For as busy as things were, parking wasContinue reading “July Fourth, Colorado Style”

The Only Way To Do Great Things Is To Love What You Do (And Some Ramblings On Typography)

If you haven’t watched Steve Jobs’ 2005 Stanford commencement address, I highly suggest taking a quick break to give it a listen, or click over to the Stanford website to read it.