Keystone, Colorado: a Photojournal

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” ― Ansel Adams I love the mountains. I grew up traveling to see my grandmother who lived in Durango, Colorado. Not only did she have horses and live on a ranch, but we skied when weContinue reading “Keystone, Colorado: a Photojournal”

St Moritz and Engadin, Switzerland: Stunning Beauty, Incredible Skiing

Skiing is a dance, and the mountain always leads.  -Author Unknown In Winter, there is no better way to spend the dark, bleak, cold days than to hop on a pair of skis and enjoy the snow. Growing up, I skied often at the Purgatory Mountain resort in Durango, Colorado, where my grandmother lived. ItContinue reading “St Moritz and Engadin, Switzerland: Stunning Beauty, Incredible Skiing”

An Austrian Alpine Christmas

Sleigh bells ring, are you listening, In the lane, snow is glistening A beautiful sight, We’re happy tonight. Walking in a winter wonderland. -R. Smith, lyrics to Winter Wonderland, 1934 This year, I am spending the Christmas week in the Austrian Alps with my family. We are skiing here, which is a perfect way toContinue reading “An Austrian Alpine Christmas”

An Alpine Storybook Christmas

Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Last week, at Christmastime, we took a roadtrip from Prague to the Austrian Alps, to stay the week in the tiny ski village of Rauris. For our family, fresh expats living in Prague only six months fromContinue reading “An Alpine Storybook Christmas”