Sunday, January 31, 2010

Something to Look at Sunday

Since it's been darn right chilly here in Houston (and since it's cold all the way down here, the rest of you must be absolutely FREEZING where you live), I thought it was fitting to share some photos from some of my trips to Colorado. We were going once a year for a while to visit family, but lately we've been spending too much money (*ahem, Italy, new carpet) to take a big road trip, so it's been a couple of years. Hubby even proposed to me on the ski slopes of Winter Park, so those mountains are special to me.

Hi, bunny!

On the slopes!

We took a one-hour dog sled ride. I was a bit skeptical at first, having dogs pull us, but they absolutely live for it. They LOVE it. I can't even explain it, it was incredible. The whole experience. And we got to see parts of the forest and mountain sky line that we wouldn't have been able to see otherwise. Like this:

The Great Continental Divide

One of the sled dogs.

This has been another Something to Look at Sunday!
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  1. Wow, those pictures are gorgeous. I'm a huge dog fan, so that husky is ADORABLE. Thanks for sharing!
    Your husband is very sweet, btw. :)

  2. I LOVE the mountains. I LOVE to ski. I LOVE snowmobiling. But I haven't done any of that in a long time and it makes me ache when I see your pictures. *Deep Sigh*

  3. Wow! Beautiful photos. The ones of the dogs are my favs.

  4. Great photos! Love the bunny. :-) I've always been fascinated with dog sledding--looks so amazing.

  5. I'm actually aching looking at these photos, too. Haven't been since 2007 I think. :(
    Maybe next year?

  6. Thanks for the photos - I love pictures!

    Yes, it's pretty chilly in NC right now. It was 18 degrees at 8am this morning!

  7. Wow...those pictures are beautiful. It's too cold here. I'm ready for spring. : )

  8. What gorgeous photos! Love the scenery...but the bunny wins for sheer cuteness.

  9. sounds like fun and its gorgeous

  10. I LOVE these pictures. Absolutely gorgeous!

  11. Love these pictures! And, yes, I am absolutely freezing up here in CT! My goodness- had no idea the cold actually hit you down in TX. Stay warm!

  12. Gorgeous photos!

    We aren't cold down here we had 38ºC (100º F) today!

    But then we are a bit further south. :)


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