The Great Risk

I woke up to Andrew singing while making me breakfast tacos. I had a realization the other day that he totally manages my moods. The thing with mental health is, sometimes before you even open your eyes, you’re having a bad day. There’s no rhyme or reason to it, you could have had an awesome … More The Great Risk

New Season

Outside Gertie, our trailer, I can see the Wind River Range of Wyoming.  Fall was quick this year with the leaves yellow only for a couple of days, then fading to a worn out gold. A cold front came in with snow flurries and strong winds which cleaned the trees of their fading glory.  Now … More New Season

The Sunrise

I woke up before the sun this morning.  Both Islay and Skye had their front paws up on the end of the bed.  I could feel them staring at me, so I leaned up and gave them both some love.  They started shaking their bootys so much that the trailer shook.  I layed back down and … More The Sunrise

The Reprieve

We're sitting in National Forest just outside of Teton Park. We pitched our tent right in view of the magical mountain range. We just got back from an eight mile hike and I'm enjoying a glass of wine. The girls are tired and resting beside me. When you have two high energy dogs you treasure … More The Reprieve

The Holidays

Andrew and I have been living in the city for one month today.  We came home for the holiday season.  It has been amazing to see family and friends, but driving around in traffic, in the noise and overstimulation, it has confirmed what we’ve been feeling for a while.  We were meant for backroads and … More The Holidays