quit my job. bought a flight.

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  1. jdaviswrites profile image73
    jdaviswritesposted 13 years ago

    yup, moving to colorado in 3 days for the winter. terrified of the cold weather, but should bring along some new and adventurous topics to write about. stay tuned kids (for those of you interested).

    1. lorlie6 profile image75
      lorlie6posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Why terrified?  Just bundle up next to a roaring/not-so roaring fire with your sweetie and all will be oh, so glorious!

      1. jdaviswrites profile image73
        jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        that's a good idea. I have no sweetie, but i'll sit by a roaring fire until one comes along.

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          ryankettposted 13 years agoin reply to this

          Do you have enough money to buy one? They can be imported by mail order now wink

    2. prettydarkhorse profile image56
      prettydarkhorseposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      oh nice and new environment too, I hope your cheese (new opportunity) move with you,

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      Ghost32posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Where to in Colorado?  Just moved outa there last April.

      1. jdaviswrites profile image73
        jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        Winter Park, about 60 miles west of Denver. Hopefuly will be able to roam around the whole state...

    4. jessicab profile image61
      jessicabposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I hope you have a safe trip.

    5. travelespresso profile image68
      travelespressoposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Change is the spice of life.  I'm definitely interested and I'll look forward to your new hubs.  Enjoy the change and the freedom.  Good luck.

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    Crazdwriterposted 13 years ago

    Good luck to you jdavis! And I hope that you get use to the cold quick. Don't forget to log in your adventures here in your hubs smile that would be a fun hub to do..a series about your move, the look for a new place, looking for a job...all of that. smile

    1. jdaviswrites profile image73
      jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Ahhh reading that just made my heart speed up. Great idea! I can't wait...

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        Crazdwriterposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        Good luck with your hub series!

  3. SandyMcCollum profile image62
    SandyMcCollumposted 13 years ago

    Have a great trip, jdavis! Don't be a stranger while you're gone!

  4. dejajolie profile image61
    dejajolieposted 13 years ago

    Good Luck I'm always up for new adventures! Safe Travels!

  5. TN21 profile image61
    TN21posted 13 years ago

    Wish I had the budget to do something like this. Sounds totally awesome.

    Have fun and be safe. smile

    1. jdaviswrites profile image73
      jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Trust me...I dont have the budget either. I will be building myself an igloo to sleep in if I don't find a job out there in the first couple weeks. This should be interesting.

    2. pylos26 profile image70
      pylos26posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Waiting for that budget is a ticket to never-ever land.

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    Wendi Mposted 13 years ago

    I'm so envious.  I just want to jump in my car and travel across country right now!

    1. The Rope profile image60
      The Ropeposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Can I jump in your suitcase!  I've always wanted to do this.

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    A. Faurholtposted 13 years ago

    The open road and no schedule that is the way to travel. Did that once with a pal. We went around Europe for three weeks in a rental. We had a blast and you experience so much when you least expect it on such a trip.

    1. jdaviswrites profile image73
      jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I agree completely. No definite plan is always my plan. Sometimes it gets you into problems that seem horrible at the time, but in the end, everything works out as it should.

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    AdviceDoctorposted 13 years ago

    Just look out for the huge bears.. Or was that Alaska?

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    TMinutposted 13 years ago

    About getting used to the cold, next door (here in Utah), lots of people run around in shorts or, at the least, short sleeved shirts to get themselves hardened to it. I think they're crazy but it must work - I'll do that when the temp is in the 40s but not in the 20s with snow and ice!

  10. Lisa HW profile image62
    Lisa HWposted 13 years ago

    Enjoy your new adventure.  My nephew did the same thing and stayed in Colorado for about five years.  My other nephew just followed his own wish to experience life in San Francisco; and my kids' other  cousin coincidentally did the same thing.   That kind of thing is what people may as well as do while they can.  Colorado offers lot of great photo material.

    1. jdaviswrites profile image73
      jdaviswritesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      sounds nice. and very true, i'm hoping to get some good photographs of the rockies to go along with some hubs. really wish i had a digital tho...feeling like a caveman when loading my camera with film.

  11. Cagsil profile image72
    Cagsilposted 13 years ago

    Good luck on the relocation. Hope things work out, like you expect them to. big_smile

  12. dyonder profile image73
    dyonderposted 13 years ago

    You'll have a blast, jdaviswrites. So many great places to go skiing, snowboarding, hiking, fishing, kayaking, spelunking, repeling, etc. Glenwood Springs (my old stomping ground), Aspen, & Snowmass are just a little over an hour away. An old friend's opening up a bar with live music there (in G.S.), looks to be a fun joint.

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    shinujohn2008posted 13 years ago

    have a nice time


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