Camping on the Poudre

Yup – it looks french, but here in Colorado we call it – the “Pooder” Whatever you call it, it’s a great river that runs from the rockies out toward Fort Collins and Beyond. We have camped at different places over the years and this year I decided to get us closer to a hike…

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Maxwell Falls Hike

Fourth of july – time to get out and explore colorado and get in a hike! Maxwell Falls Hike Length: 3.8 to 4 miles, depending on your gps Difficulty: Moderate – lots of ups and down, but shaded Time: Less than 2 hours (lots of stops for dog training and resting at the falls) Rating:…

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The boys turn 4

Has it really been that long? Are the boys really that old? It seems like only yesterday that we brought them home with us! It’s been an eventful year, full of camping, hiking, and hanging around with mom and dad!  

Doggie mini muffins

Found this recipe for more cakes for the pups! I changed it up a little, like i don’t have brown rice flour and i don’t frost cupcakes for my pups… They don’t know the difference and I was making mini muffins Mini pup-cakes! Ingredients 3/4 cup oat flour 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 1 cup…

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Dowdy Lake Camping Trip

This was our final “booked” campground of the summer. I had a campsite i wanted. I put a reminder in my calendar to get up at 6am to make sure i could get this site. You can book 6 months to the day, before you want to go. I got up at 6am, clicked the…

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St Mary’s Glacier

This little ditty has been on my “to do” list for years. But because of it’s length it was never “worth the drive”. It needed to be on the way home or on the way to somewhere… Finally – with MIL in town, I had a “reason” to do it! Woot! Length: .75 miles (yup…

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