Monthly Archives: July 2011

Recipe of the Week – Key Lime Pie

I love Key West with its laid back atmosphere, abundance of water activities and lots of down time to indulge in island specialties. Yum! So here is my favorite recipe for Key Lime Pie. Combine 4 egg yolks with 1/2 … Continue reading

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Denver Delights

Headed for the big city today to see what Denver has to offer. The trip was just under two hours and we were treated to more of the spectacular Colorado mountain scenery we have been enjoying all week. We arrived at our downtown hotel around … Continue reading

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Vail Flora and Fauna

On our last day in Vail I decided to capture all the flora and fauna (natural or otherwise) of the area. I will let the pictures tell the story. Flowers, flowers everywhere! Lions, tigers elk, moose and bears oh my Drop … Continue reading

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Hot Springs & Cool Ride

Another day dawns bright and sunny and after a great breakfast at The Little Diner in Lionshead (great place, great food, great people) we head out for a day at the hot springs in Glenwood Springs. Heading west on I-70 … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Music

Wow! Days have been packed full of things to see and do and I am getting a little behind on our adventures. So without further ado here are our adventures of yesterday. It was another beautiful day so we decided to visit Betty … Continue reading

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Biking the Vail Trail

What an awesome day yesterday! We decided it was time to hit the high road and rent some trail bikes for a trip down the mountain. First stop is the bike shop to get outfitted with mountain bikes, helmets and … Continue reading

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Vail and Beyond

Woke up to a beautiful cool morning ready to get out and enjoy the town. We decided to go into Vail Village and walk through the Farmer’s Market that they have every Sunday.  Taking advantage of Vail’s free shuttle bus system, … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain High

Oh Mama! We’re not in Florida any more. Arrived late last night and bedded down for the night in Denver. Anxious to see our first view of the mountains I jumped out of bed and threw open the curtains. Whoa! … Continue reading

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Let Me Take You Higher – Vail, Colorado

Did you know? The town of Vail has a total area of 4.5 square miles and is surrounded by the White River National Forest. Vail’s quaint look was modeled after Europe’s ski towns, is mostly car-free, and runs the largest … Continue reading

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