Hallmark Town

I have a weird love for Spanish Fork, Utah. Not for the main part where highway 6 runs through, but for the Southern and Western half of town: away from the developing city. That part I love is Spanish Fork Main Street. For years, I couldn't put my finger on what attracted me to this … Continue reading Hallmark Town

Bluff Utah

Writing Challenge: April 3, 2018 Prompt: Write about a trip you want to take this year. I’d like to go down to the cliff-dwellings in Bluff. Some friends and I had planned to go last year, but we never formalized our plans. I am a history nerd and a hiker. I love to learn and … Continue reading Bluff Utah

Time-Straddled New Years

Writing Challenge: Jan 1, 2018 Prompt: Write about New Years of 2017 and 2018 *I also wrote a long post about this New Years already if you care for further details about that night* A plain set of buildings in the middle of the desert. A gas station, bar, and casino wrapped into one. This … Continue reading Time-Straddled New Years

The Tale of Two New Years: New Years at the Border Inn

My boyfriend has an interesting habit of planning activities for the group regardless of our interest. This maybe movies we aren’t particularly keen to watch or food we aren’t in the mood to try. To his credit- all of his proposals turn into a good time. For this reason, we jumped on his proposal to … Continue reading The Tale of Two New Years: New Years at the Border Inn


Writing Challenge: December 4, 2017 Prompt: Go to a website that has a "word of the day" and use it as your inspiration Word: Xanadu- a place of great beauty, luxury, and contentment Xanadu: paradise. A place of peace and perfection. It may be a beach of white sand and palm trees. It may be … Continue reading Xanadu