Mt. Sherman- My Third 14er

Wow I needed a four day weekend for the 4th. I’m not sure there’s anything we didn’t do! On the 4th we went for a bike ride then headed to a friends’ BBQ… Continue reading

Mt. Bierstadt- My Second 14er

I’d been feeling like I haven’t been outdoors enough recently so I recruited some friends to climb Mt. Bierstadt, a 14,060 foot peak in Colorado (’cause ya know, when you live in Denver,… Continue reading

Idyllic Colorado Weekend

Weekends like this make me love Colorado. Friday I went to a summer solstice yoga workshop where we did 108 sun salutations on the roof while the sun set over downtown Denver and… Continue reading

1st/2nd Flatiron Hike

On Friday we went up to Boulder to hike the 1st/2nd Flatiron trail. One of my colleagues does mountain rescue and he was saying that the hike was one of his favorites as… Continue reading


I spent the penultimate weekend of my 20s with a trip to Vegas with my super amazing sister-in-law and some friends. We ate some great food at Shiboya (get the black miso cod),… Continue reading

The Vegan Experiment: Update

On March 1st I became ~80% vegan. The goal was to support The Boy, who wanted to eat more of a vegan lifestyle, and the first step was to go vegan for breakfast,… Continue reading

A-Basin, The Rockies, and Easy Oatmeal

Ok, so life is still kicking my butt with long hours, high stress, and low resources. In the midst of wedding planning, trying to buy a house, working full time, and wrapping up… Continue reading


Things have been busy! I’m on a new service at work. As a psychology resident on the psychiatry consult service at a Level I Trauma Center I  see some of the most severe… Continue reading

New Job!

When I haven’t been working full time, skiing, and wrapping up my doctorate, I’ve been applying to jobs. I was very fortunate to have great interviews and several competitive offers, but after much… Continue reading

Skiing Big Sky

The Boy’s family has two condos at Big Sky so we got the family together (17 of us!) for a ski vacation. Two years ago I learned to ski at Big Sky. I… Continue reading