mt. kilimanjaro.

February 9th, 2014 i left my home of Colorado, U.S., on an airplane headed to Tanzania, Africa (by way of Houston, Istanbul). I had every intention of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro (19,341 ft) after spending the last year raising over $9,000 … Continue reading

the face painter.

in the last 48 hours i painted 29 butterfly masks, 13 unicorns, 21 tigers, seven spider webs, two football team logos (one college, one NFL, zero Broncos, WHAT?), 11 hearts, three snakes, ten turtles,  six dragons, one bald eagle, one … Continue reading

dear santa, i can explain.

dear santa, i’ve been a very good girl this year (minus the regular sailor mouth and that time i lied about that thing. oh, and when i got drunk on st. patricks day and made out with that boy i … Continue reading

about summit for someone.

the Summit for Someone program is the #1 mountaineering fundraiser in the country, supporting Big City Mountaineers. for those of you who don’t know, Big City Mountaineers (BCM) is a volunteer-driven 501(c)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in denver, co delivering transformative … Continue reading