When I think of fall, I think of the color gold. Golden leaves that surely must have sparked the chaos of miners searching for gold in these hills, because how could nature shine so brilliantly without the help of precious metals? When I think of fall, I think of aspen trees and windy … Continue reading A Colorado Autumn
For 2017, Ally's Year of Self-Care, I thought I'd start trying to write down 10 things a week that make me happy. Since doing this, I've found that I have a tendance to focus on the bad things that are going on in my life and in the world rather than all the good things. … Continue reading 10 things that make me happy (right now)
My favorite part of going home is getting to spend some quality time with my dog. And by quality time I mean watching him run around chasing other dogs and then forcing him to sit and pose for some pictures--which basically means I just stand there and repeat "Hey Thompson...Hey T...Hey pretty boy...Look up here...No … Continue reading A Day out at the Dog Park
Hello Lovelies! Wow, it's been awhile since I've posted. Now, in all fairness I have been swamped with school, juggling new RA responsibilities, work, and trying to find time to eat in between all of that, but I promise I will be better in the future! So with that said, I thought I'd share a … Continue reading Grandma’s Cinnamon Roll Pull-Apart Bread
Wow. 2015 is finally over.I know everyone says this, but God where did the time go? This last year has been a blur. I feel like this year has been the year of "added responsibilities" for me. Between becoming an EMT, turning 20, and starting my second year of nursing school, it feels like 2015 was … Continue reading Hello, 2016. It’s me, Ally.