Monthly Archives: September 2015

That One Weekend

Friday night last February. Text message to a friend. “Do you want to go Utah NOW?” His answer. “UMMM YEAH.” Good times.

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Textures

Detail shots from the Chaco Canyon trip. I’m quite proud that I didn’t make any another brick in the wall joke in this post. It still feels to me that cacti are something that grow in exotic, southern environment, maybe … Continue reading

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3 Tips For Visiting The Great Sandbox

On our way back to Denver from New Mexico and south Colorado we made a quick stop at the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Here are my 3 tips to visit that place: 1) Wear shoes you don’t care about, … Continue reading

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What I Drink

When I make my favorite drink, water with ice cubes, this is likely where my water comes from. Since neither of us felt like hiking today and we don’t know any other way to spend a Sunday, my husband took … Continue reading

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Somewhere along the road

Returning from our Labor Day New Mexico trip we camped one night along Rio Grande. Next day we took some random country road on the way to the Great Sand Dunes. Colorado never fails to surprise me. Couple of days … Continue reading

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Autumn Garden

My small garden is starting to prepare for the coming fall. It got a late start and the plot floods whenever it rains. We got one pea pod, one tomato is still trying to turn from green to red. Thyme, … Continue reading

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33

Today is my birthday. I’m 33 years old. My boss got our team the best sandwiches ever. My phone started to fill up with messages already yesterday, when the date changed in Finland. My husband got me a new lens … Continue reading

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Moving Pictures

This is my first ever attempt on time-lapse videos, from the Hanging Lake hike last Sunday. I’ve never been comfortable with moving picture. I don’t like television. Unless it’s a nature documentary narrated by David Attenborough, It’s Always Sunny in … Continue reading

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Rifle Falls

Since we were not able to do the Hanging Lake trail Saturday morning, we decided to do something else we’ve been wanting to do for a long time and drive to nearby Rifle Falls State Park. I was a little … Continue reading

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Finally, The Hanging Lake

Saturday morning at the Hanging Lake trailhead we were given options to wait around 3 hours or come back later, because the parking lot as full. I’m not exactly known for my patience, so we chose the option to come … Continue reading

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