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April 2018: Calhan Paint Mines

One part of Colorado that tends to get neglected by activity and adventure seekers is the eastern plains. Out-of-staters and residents alike often think the state is comprised only of mountains. The areas east of Denver might as well be Kansas. Admittedly, we tend to think that way as well because we are as in… Continue reading April 2018: Calhan Paint Mines

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December 2017: Denver Zoo lights & Georgetown Christmas Market

When the calendar flips to December its Christmas time in our minds! We are not the type of people to put our decorations up immediately after Thanksgiving or Halloween, we’re not that eager. But to celebrate the start of the season we decided, at the last minute, to attend an event that neither us ever… Continue reading December 2017: Denver Zoo lights & Georgetown Christmas Market

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September 2017: Pikes Peak Regional Airshow

For September’s Resolution Destination we decided to stay local. After a couple of months of what felt like endless travel back and forth between Texas and Colorado, we were looking for something a little less expensive and with little travel time September also happens to be Cameron’s Dad’s birthday month. Cameron’s Dad is a big… Continue reading September 2017: Pikes Peak Regional Airshow

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May 2017: Saratoga Hot Springs

Springtime in the Rockies. Birds chirping, flowers blooming, new life blossoming all around and warmer temperatures…. Unless it’s May 2017, when Cameron and Corrie are trying to drive up to Wyoming for their Resolution Destination at Saratoga Hot Springs. Then it’s time for a blizzard! Months earlier as Corrie was doing her daily perusing of Groupon… Continue reading May 2017: Saratoga Hot Springs

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February 2017: The Wild Animal Sanctuary

Our second Resolution Destination led us to take a walk on the wild side (yeah, we just said that). We were still feeling like staying a little bit closer to home was the smart thing to do, but we also wanted to do something a little more out of the ordinary and hopefully exciting. Corrie… Continue reading February 2017: The Wild Animal Sanctuary