It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism. J. Horace McFarland When we think of celebrating the Fourth of July, the first image that comes to mind is a summer night sky aglow with fireworks. Did you know that 63% of Americans attend a fireworks display… Read more »
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Colorado Springs Summer Bucket List: June 21, 2017, is Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year. Although the schools have been out for weeks; we can officially begin the summer season. With it brings summer vacations (for more than 45% of Americans), weekend trips, camping, boating on nearby lakes, family hikes, outdoor concerts, backyard… Read more »
The celebration of graduation is in the air and we will soon see the fly over’s during the Air Force Graduation, as well as, celebrating the graduates of University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Throughout the month and continuing into June and July, area high schools, colleges and technical schools fill the weekends with ceremony and festivities…. Read more »
Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever. ~Author Unknown Sunday, May 14, 2017 marks the 103rd anniversary of the nationally recognized holiday, Mother’s Day. While the first Mother’s Day observances were simple church services and the distribution of white carnations, the day quickly evolved to be big business for… Read more »
Once you have officially closed on your new home, the fun truly begins. If this is your first real home, you may need to upgrade from your college futon and your mattress on a floor. If you are simply moving from a smaller home to a larger one, you may be aware that some of your furnishings might need to be upgraded or replaced. We have a few helpful hints to ensure that you make wise decisions about the new furnishings that you purchase for your new home.
After searching the market high and low, you have discovered that no pre-existing homes fit your needs. A brand new home in a newer community fits what your family needs. New homes offer some amazing advantages over older homes. Knowing these advantages will confirm that you are making the best decision when you buy a brand new home.
Imagine controlling your home with your voice! Making your new dream home the smartest house in the neighborhood. Saddletree Homes builds new homes using Control4 smart home solutions to make your new home both beautiful and brilliant. With Control4, you can coordinate virtually all the connected devices in your house to create a personalized experience with solutions that… Read more »
One of the best parts of summertime is often the entertaining. Longer daylight hours, warmer weather, kids being out of school – all of these things inevitable lend themselves to more entertaining and enjoying your friends and family. Keep a few things in mind to make entertaining fun for everyone.
After so many months of cold weather, we are firmly in the middle of summer. Summertime brings longer nights, warmer weather, and a desire to enjoy the Colorado outdoors as often as possible. Creating more living space outdoors, whether on a deck or a patio, gives you a chance to enjoy the Colorado summer.
You don’t have to be a Master Gardener to enjoy flowers and greenery. If your thumb isn’t as green as you would like or if you have ever joked about not even being able to grow mold, container gardening might be your cup of tea. There are several benefits to container gardening, and few downsides.