Old Boots, New Dirt

Change is never easy. Big or small, it forces you outside of your comfort zone into a world of vulnerability. You’ll find yourself pioneering a path into the unknown while grappling at emotions of fear and excitement. Change is scary at the beginning, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end. While it may be painful, it teaches us… Read more »

Rocks, Rocks and Another Rock, Oh My!

Disclaimer: I should have posted this blog months ago. I had other plans for this post but due to outside circumstances, I am now posting it here. Enjoy! Ouray is a small mountain town, nestled in a valley between the strikingly gorgeous San Juan mountain range and is home to Mt. Sneffels, one of Colorado’s more challenging 14ers. Not only will… Read more »

Chasing Footprints

All too often, I think we chase moments hoping to make a specific event into a special memory rather than letting life unfold organically. We’ve become so accustomed to life in the fast lane that even the thought of unplugging elicits a chuckle and many an eye roll. We rely so heavily on human interaction to validate our adventures and… Read more »

Unguarded Moments

BearTracks   January 27, 2016   1 Comment on Unguarded Moments

I remember the moment like it happened yesterday. I was curled up on the couch, engrossed by a chapter in “The Girl on The Train” while my Starbucks sat on the table getting cold. I had reached the big reveal towards the end of the book and audibly gasped as I read the last few pages, twice over for good… Read more »