March break is a Gong show in the mountains
Wednesdays are my favourite day in the mountains. We have a private salsa dance teacher come to our home. I went on a site called one mans junk the facebook page -for the mountains. I posted for a dance teacher. We got a response from a professional ballroom dance champion. He is amazing young professional,… Continue reading Quirks of living at altitude
It seems the mountain energy seeps into your soul. The ability to see awe all around you in every window has a way into your heart.
via Daily Prompt: Nuance Nuance is a word that reminds me of a flavour we add to a dish. Nuance could also be a tone or attitude or stance we hold within ourselves. The word actually refers to shades of meaning. How often have I had different shades of meaning in my life? How often… Continue reading Shades of grey
My brother from another mother came down to visit me in Breckenridge. After a sushi dinner I wanted him to see the town at night. My fiance goes to bed about 9:30 and gave us his blessing to go out and party. We went to one bar and had a half pint of local brew… Continue reading Having a guest up in the mountains
Coming down the mountain for a spring vacation. This five-star hotel was turned into a dance hall with everyone standing, everyone moving, everyone grooving.
Adapting to each others rhythms takes courage after 7 years of living alone. It seems this morning I stole my fiance’s pillow, and would not give it back in my sleep. I talk in my sleep - last night I was mumbling about aircraft hangers. I have been told I sometimes sleep with my legs bent up in the air, on my back. Combine that with nightly gratitude lists said out loud before sleep, and prayers before bed, no wonder my previous husband had his own room.
The beauty of this town is that all walks of life are here. Young people working and living in their car as there is no housing, ragged mountain characters who have been here for 40 years, europeans, and the nouveau rich from Texas.
I spend days feeling fear. Today I decided to make a big list of all my fears and burn them.
I have been thinking about the benefits of daily awe. Click on link to view full post.