A couple weeks ago, Michael surprised me with a weekend trip to Aspen and Maroon Bells for my birthday!
I had unknowingly almost ruined the surprise a few weeks earlier when I had demanded that we drive Independence Pass from Vail to Aspen to see the colorful leaves. After grabbing lunch in Aspen, I tried to convince Michael to stop by Maroon Bells on our way home. I had wanted to go to Maroon Bells for awhile now, and the leaves would look sooo pretty this time of year. Lucky for him, we had dinner plans and didn’t have time to gallivant through the mountains, stopping every minute to snap a pic… which was devastating news, because the 222 that I had taken on our drive over the Pass really weren’t enough.Read More