Archive | September 2014

September 2014

  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Summary

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Summary

    Well, my 5 Hikes In 5 Days adventure is over, but what fun it was! I thought I’d share some of my stats from those 5 days in order to sum things up…

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  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 5

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 5

    I sure do know how to pick ‘em. Today’s hike to Chasm Lake was one of the most spectacular that I have ever been on. Sure the Fall colors helped, but the amazing views, breath taking rock walls, and crystal clear waters just about blew me away! I’m not...

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  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 4

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 4

    Today I journeyed out to Betasso Preserve for my hike. I haven’t been out there for a few years, but it was just as I remembered it. When we were in college, we used to ride up Four Mile Canyon from campus, climb up Logan Mill Road, and bomb...

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  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 3

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 3

    I have good news and bad news. The good news is that I went on another awesome hike today! The bad news is that all of this hiking is totally destroying my motivation to find a job! ;-) I mean, how can I be expected to sit in a cubicle...

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  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 2

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 2

    Today my friend and long-time co-worker Jeannette and I made our way to Caribou Ranch and Mud Lake. I hadn’t been there before so I let Jeannette lead the way. We saw black and grey squirrels, many kinds of small birds, and even heard elk bugling not...

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  • 5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 1

    5 Hikes In 5 Days - Day 1

    For no real good reason, other than I have the time since I am unemployed, I have decided to go for 5 hikes in 5 days. These aren’t major all day hikes or anything but I’ve been cooped up in the house searching for jobs and taking some online courses...

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  • Mushroom Smoothie

    Mushroom Smoothie

    I’ve mentioned this recipe on Facebook before, but I haven’t actually written it down, until now! I’m sure you’re all wondering: “Can a smoothie with mushrooms in it actually taste good?” Well, you may be surprised, but the answer is “YES!”

    I saw a recommendation somewhere on the web a...

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