Where in the World Wednesday: Cedaredge, CO

If you haven't figured it out by now (as it's taken me like 20 years to figure it all out), the western slope of Colorado, also known as the Grand Valley, is chock full of agriculture and recreation opportunities. Olathe, CO:   Just an hour drive from Grand Junction on Hwy 50  Named after Olathe, KS, the … Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Cedaredge, CO

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Where in the World Wednesday: The Grand Mesa: Fall Colors

Hoping you remember the previous edition of The Grand Mesa of Colorado: this time we take in the fall colors; B, Max and I took our drive up there to capture the colors. Fall is one of my favorite seasons, I love the turning of the colors. The cooler weather. The rustle of the leaves … Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: The Grand Mesa: Fall Colors

Where in the World Wednesday: Colorado National Monument

As the summer is coming to an end, I look back at where we have been. We visited the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Rifle Falls, The Grand Mesa and finally Colorado National Monument. We visited it last year and it was HOT!! I don't remember much of anything else than it was HOT, so … Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Colorado National Monument

Try it Thursday: Lazy Peach Pie

In case you have missed it, Peaches are a pretty big deal around these parts. I mean, Palisade is known as the Peach Capitol of Colorado. I would say the world, but I don't know that I've had fresh Georgia Peaches.   One of my most favorite desserts EVER!!! Is Lazy Peach Pie. I got … Continue reading Try it Thursday: Lazy Peach Pie

Where in the World Wednesday: Palisade, CO

I'm not a farmer, don't know I would ever want to be one. However, I have found one of the most peaceful places is Palisade, CO. and I love driving through, stopping at the produce stands, walking through the weekly farmer's market and driving past the local orchards. We were on another mission for Peaches. … Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Palisade, CO

Colorado Scenic Byway: Grand Mesa

Part 1: Driving the Loop I first experienced the Grand Mesa Loop a few years ago when mom and I had gone on a drive to check out the fall leaves. The colors on the Mesa are simply amazing, so I wanted to go back to see what the summer had in store for us. We … Continue reading Colorado Scenic Byway: Grand Mesa

Where in the World Wednesday: Hometown

Where in the World is not just about leaving town for adventures, but experiencing your "hometown" this week we stayed in town, our new "hometown" of Grand Junction, CO.  Since there are a total of 48 active wildfires burning in California, Colorado, Utah and Arizona we, unfortunately we get the haze from the smoke which … Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Hometown