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Pikes Peak Journey

Here are some pictures from our drive up Pikes Peak. Next time I think we will take the cog railway up to the top. If you ever make up to the top the High Altitude doughnuts are definitely worth it.

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High Altitude Doughnuts
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Pikes Peak in the Back Ground
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Fog settling in the valleys
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Enjoying some Coffee at the top…that wind was blowing right through us. Looking forward to when the Culture Monk World Tour comes to Colorado to enjoy some coffee together.
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Wifey and soon to be baby at the top of Pikes Peak
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Black and White
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What a view!!!

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Anniversary Trip

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A wedding gift

So, yesterday wifey and I celebrated our 9th wedding anniversary and we discovered the sex of our third child. After the unveiling, we packed up our other two kiddos and sent them to grandma and grandpa’s for a sleep over. We than proceeded to drive to Colorado Springs for an evening getaway at the Broadmoor¬† Resort and Hotel.¬† Our route took us past Pikes Peak which we drove to the summit (pics to come later) and enjoyed a high altitude doughnut. YUMMY!!! After we descended down the mountain we arrived at our hotel. What a treat!!! A big shout out to my in-laws for providing us with a gift card to this luxurious hotel.¬† After checking in we got ready for our dinner at the Summit restaurant. We left our phones in the room, so we could just enjoy the meal and each others company without constantly checking our phones. It was just nice not having any distractions. It was a nice getaway!!!

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The main building
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View from our room across the lake
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Night time view from our balcony