streets & stripes

A blog about books, mental health, and
log cabin living in the mountains of Colorado.

streets & stripes

A blog about books, mental health, and
log cabin living in the mountains of Colorado.

When Self-Worth Is Based On Healing

When Self-Worth Is Based On Healing

I realized recently that these days I’ve been measuring my self-worth by how compliant I am to my healing journey emotionally, mentally, spiritually, and physically. How well am I healing? How many times did I choose the “right” thing? I’ve...
Thankful

Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving! Here are a few photos I snapped over the weekend while visiting my family in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. This year, we had everyone over for Thanksgiving and did our annual Christmas tree hunt in the woods. The photo below is from that hike. I...
What I Read In October

What I Read In October

October brought some good reads to my nightstand! Two memoirs, two thrillers, and one fiction. Here’s what I read this month : ) Blood Orange Night: My Journey to the Edge of Madness By Melissa Bond “I had no name for what I was feeling, but art did. Art and...
Holiday Gifts for Mountain Women

Holiday Gifts for Mountain Women

It’s been a while since I’ve done a gift guide, but inspiration struck this year, so I’ve decided to make a few! First up, gifts for the mountain woman in your life. Don’t have one? Go find one! They’re good peeps, I highly recommend....
What I Read In September

What I Read In September

Compared to August, September was a pretty slow reading month for me. However, I had a lot going on, and my mind was elsewhere. Regardless, here is what I read in September! Grief is Love: Living With Loss By Marisa Renee Lee After experiencing a loss, this is the...