Living Life in the Mountains

Thinning Trees in Your Private Forest Land

I’m finding it rather exhilarating to own forested land! And it feels like a big responsibility to make this little piece of forest as healthy as it can be. In a couple years or so, we’ll be able to truly enjoy it to the full extent. Right now, having recently moved in to our mountain… Continue reading Thinning Trees in Your Private Forest Land

Cozy Cottage/Rustic Decor' Ideas

Making Our New (23 year old) House, Into a Home

We bought a house...a house in the mountains rather than the city...a "modular" house rather than a traditionally built house...a house with (in many rooms) panels on the walls rather than textured dry wall...a house where most everything in it was the same age as the house itself, 23 years old! But I fell in… Continue reading Making Our New (23 year old) House, Into a Home

Living Life in the Mountains

The Big Plunge

Mike and I are at a unique place in our lives. When he soon leaves his current job to focus on our business Rocky Mountain Glow, we are free as two birds. I think of the closing scene in the movie Castaway when Chuck Nolan, having just freed himself from a desert island, is standing… Continue reading The Big Plunge