MatD’s Ultimate Colorado Bucket List

Colorado is a state known for many things.  The diverse landscape changes from the plains of the Midwest into the Rocky Mountains.  Most of the population lives in the land along the Front Range of the Rockies.  During college, I spent 3 months living and exploring this great state and currently I am living in Fort Collins and using the time to explore.   Here is my Colorado Bucket List. Continue Reading . . .

Photo Thursday – Viewing the Garden of the Gods

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Every Thursday, I will be posting a photo from my travels.  Today’s Photo Thursday is of the Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Just a few miles from my office, these sandstone rock formations were a favorite evening activity during my summer in Colorado Springs.  This photo was taken on the 24 June 2012.  I remember the date due to the fact that it was the day that the Waldo Canyon Fire came over the ridge into Colorado Springs.  They had closed the Garden of the Gods due to the fire so we were sitting at the overlook above the Garden watching the smoke. Continue Reading . . .