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)
If you ever find yourself near Estes Park, Colorado then you must visit Lily Lake. It's about 45 minutes from Boulder and honestly is one of the most beautiful drives to even get to the lake, let alone the scenery surrounding the lake. My family has been going to this lake for years. I remember … Continue reading Lily Lake
Caramel Apples are such a fall staple, and yet my entire life I've never been able to really enjoy them. For one, the caramel gets everywhere. I'm all about making a mess, but having sticky caramel caked all over my face is not a feeling that I enjoy. And secondly, honestly, who eats a whole caramel apple … Continue reading Sliced Caramel Apples
There's no better way to beat the summer heat than by enjoying a popsicle. So, since it reached 100 degrees this last week I figured it would be the perfect time to get a popsicle mold and make some of my own summer treats. Now some of you who know me, know that I'm a … Continue reading Coconut Popsicles 4 Different Ways
This summer has been packed with a lot of working and lounging and whining about how there is nothing to do in L-town. Which, admittedly is probably our fault that we haven't gone out and found stuff to do, but summer is about being lazy. Right? So, when the L-town Pal (as we like to … Continue reading Be Boulder
It's April, which means it's no surprised that the spring showers (and some spring snow storms) have been making an appearance. Personally, I love the rain, but sometimes it's easy to get into a funk with all the grey weather. So I've made a list of a few things that help me get back to a sunny … Continue reading 25 Ways to Beat the Rainy Day Blues
The perfect song playlist for those introspective, wanderlust-y adventures.