Why Are Adventures Always Fun… Afterwards

I am not by nature, the adventurous sort. I am, in fact, rather timid and cautious. Then throw in a dose of introverted.

I hit retirement age and decided I need to push myself more, to stop living or doing adventures in my head… it was time to do them in real life. A lofty goal, an even loftier demand of myself.

I started last year when we took a road trip with our son (read it here.) I pushed my anxiety and my fear of heights boundaries when we went on hikes and off-roading on the Last Dollar Road in Colorado. It was the best…