The Pines Condominiums
Travel Blogs from Keystone
... a campfire which represented the best of what family and being together through thick and thin means to me. It was one of the special hopes of this trip come true.
So as we prepare to leave the mountains and head to the flat lands of eastern Colorado and Kansas and Missouri, I'm thankful for the adventure and truthfully longing for my own bed. But between now and then there are more adventures to come and few more friends to pester.
Last night Heather was starring in her own little horror movie called Sleepless in the Desert chronicling the overnight slide into insanity of the main character driven by irrational fear of bats, scorpions and unknown desert monsters lurking in the dark just outside a vulnerable tent and exacerbated by chronic lack of sleep, dehydration and exhaustion. The main character survived, but the audience was left wondering if the ...
An excerpt from:
"Hózhóogo Naasháa Doo"
“In Beauty May I Walk”- Navajo Prayer
With beauty before me may I walk
With beauty behind me may I walk
With beauty above me may I walk
With beauty all around me,
may I walk.
I love the perfect simplicity of this poem. I just spent a week traversing Navaho Reservation territories in Utah and Arizona and I have seen firsthand ...
... much to our vegan dining dismay, Becca's salad came with a small sauteed cocoon.
Now for the good part:
WE DROVE THROUGH THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS!
It was one of the most humbling feelings being next to such massive formations. It really puts you in your tiny human space. I can't even imagine the amount of forces that created these mountains... im not sure what else to say really. I was speechless.
... down the mountain before we reached our goal. Still, it was breathtaking. We walked through fields of wildflowers. We noticed a few camping spots near this remote lake....maybe an adventure for next time? I need to upload photos from my camera from today. Just trying to log a summary of the day for our vacation ...