Hot Drinks to Match Your Adventures This Winter

Winter is slowly creeping in upon us which means it’s time to break out the sweaters, Christmas decorations, and big mugs for hot drinks! If you’re anything like me, you are so excited for the snow to start falling so you can snuggle up with blankets, hit the slopes, and do some winter adventuring.  WinterContinue reading “Hot Drinks to Match Your Adventures This Winter”

5 Great Hikes near Denver (and where to eat afterwards)

Hello happy hikers! I hope this blog post finds you well and in the need for an adventure! I grew up in the Front Range and have been fortunate enough to explore some of the most beautiful places in Colorado. In my mind, a perfect day in Colorado has a hike involved, followed by anContinue reading “5 Great Hikes near Denver (and where to eat afterwards)”

My 3 Favorite and Least Favorite Pieces of Gear on the Colorado Trail

During 2020, I was laid off both my jobs. I was angry, lost, and completely clueless. As spring melted away and unemployment continued to loom over me, I planned a thru-hike of the Colorado Trail. This trail had been one of my dreams for years, and the year of COVID seemed like the perfect timeContinue reading “My 3 Favorite and Least Favorite Pieces of Gear on the Colorado Trail”

5 Tips to Become More Adventurous

If you’re anything like me, you love a good adventure. Sometimes a planned trip over a holiday weekend fits the bill and other times a quest through a grocery store does the trick. Over the course of my life, I’ve been told by friends and family that I’m “the most adventurous person” they know. Honestly,Continue reading “5 Tips to Become More Adventurous”

10 Facts About the Author

Hi Friends! My name is Michelle, and I am the author of this here blog called Nature’s Not Enough. Welcome to this space! I started this blog after I finished thru-hiking the Colorado Trail. I hiked alone, and was enthralled by the beauty of my home state. For 27 days I walked from Denver toContinue reading “10 Facts About the Author”