Entries by Tammie


The Great Stupa of Dharmakaya

Heading back south, away from Red Feathers Lake, we were on the lookout for a nondescript dirt road by the name of Boy Scout Road. Jason had read about a place that needed to be explored and it was located five miles down this dirt road, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. What were we […]

Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park

I’m going to go right into telling you about Trail Ridge Road since I have Estes Park on your mind. Trail Ridge Road, which lies within the Rocky Mountain National Park, near Estes Park, must be added to your bucket list if it isn’t there already. At an elevation of over 12,000 feet above sea […]


Estes Park, Colorado

There are so many amazing communities, towns and cities in western Colorado that all call to my sense of adventure and curiosity. The many that we have visited have not disappointed but have thrilled me with their beauty, history, quaintness and residents who are friendly and open to sharing their little piece of heaven with […]

$1.2 million Given By Woman To Help Pets In Need

In Carter County, Tennessee an incredibly generous woman by the name of Glenda Taylor DeLawder loved animals so much that she left $1.2 million to the pets and animals in her local area upon her death. DeLawder, who passed away in November 2015, was described in her obituary as an “avid animal lover,” and her […]


Colors of Life

Have you ever REALLY paid attention to the colors that surround you in your every day life? When we truly slow down and notice it is pretty amazing how much color is in the world. I know you may be thinking, “Color? Whatever!” but seriously, take a look…

That’s Brilliant!

Have you even seen something that made you think, “That’s brilliant! Why didn’t I think of that?” Well, I have! Check out the following solutions to problems that you didn’t even know needed solving!

Cherry Blossoms Galore!

Who doesn’t love the sight of Cherry Trees in bloom? How about the sight of 8000 Cherry Trees in bloom all at once? The beautiful pink blossoms act as a crown, of sorts, atop these trees and appear to create a magical canopy for the millions of tourists who visit every spring to walk among […]

A Village in Ruins

Rio de Janeiro, a city that was full of hope before the 2016 summer Olympics, has had their hopes and dreams dashed and is now in greater despair than ever. The millions of dollars spent on constructing the Olympic Village and Facilities appears to have been lost forever instead of recouped and doubled as hoped […]