snow day at big bear mountain

Is it just me, or does something feel a little different in mountain towns? I feel like they exist in some sort of parallel universe – one where people don’t live except for the winter months, where only three movies show at once and for a limited run of two weeks, and where your biggest shopping trips […]

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breckenridge

Whitney’s grad school friends planned an unofficial reunion in Breckenridge, where we stayed in a giant house with close to 30 people. It was like college with shared beds and air mattresses (we checked our queen size mattress on the plane because WHAT UP Southwest with your free checked bags?!) and communal cooking (let me be […]

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big bear mountain

Since Whitney had the entire Thanksgiving weekend off, we decided to make a quick trip to Big Bear. It hasn’t snowed enough for snow activities (minus fake snow tubing), but we wanted to check it out anyway. We did some Christmas shopping at their annual Christmas boutique, which had a lot of vendors with handmade […]

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