Colorado vs. New Zealand

Colorado vs. New Zealand

In this post, I’m sharing one of the psychological tricks we used on ourselves (unknowingly) to make the move to Colorado appear much easier.

Confessions of a New SAHM

Confessions of a New SAHM

At the point of writing this, I have been a SAHM (stay-at-home mom) for 40 days, and in a nutshell…it is way more difficult than I thought it would be.

Why Steamboat Springs?

Why Steamboat Springs?

Kathi and I have gone out west for a ski trip almost every year for the last 15. We ended up in Steamboat Springs, Colorado back in 2010 and I honestly can’t remember why we chose it the first time. But it ended up being the first destination we returned to the following year…

Transitional Season of Intentionality

Transitional Season of Intentionality

I have big plans for the next few months while we wait for all the pieces of our move to fall into place. Many people have asked me why I have stopped working months before our move, and there are a few reasons…

Why We’re Going

Why We’re Going

Most of you know, but if you don’t, here’s a bit of news. The Bowmans (Ryan, Kathi, Elliot, and Alexa) are making a move to live in Colorado for about 18 months starting in Summer of 2018.

Four Floors and 16 Years Ago…

Four Floors and 16 Years Ago…

It was move-in day. August 15, 2001. I’m minding my own business piecing together my computer desk, the most important aspect of my dorm room on the 4th floor of Bromley Hall in Champaign…