Month: April 2017

This word came to me several months ago – maybe even a year ago.  It’s a cool word because no one uses it in normal conversation, even though we mostly coddiwomple through life whether we know it or not.  Well…or I do anyway.

S-L-O-W-I-N-G D—O—W—N

One of my hard-working cousins retired recently.  She commented that she didn’t have her “retirement cap” on yet.  She was used to getting up early and working hard until the end of the day.  I scoffed at her inability to slow down.  Then it…

Rifle Falls State Park

I’m on a mission this year to visit as many Colorado State Parks as I can before I leave for the summer.  On April Fools’ Day I took a trip to Rifle Falls SP and Rifle Gap SP – two hidden gems right here…