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Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse. Henry van Dyke Jr. While every day is another opportunity to practice thankfulness, Thanksgiving is an American holiday of gratitude. We give thanks as a country for all the gifts we… Read more »

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7 Fall Home Maintenance Reminders

In the last couple of weeks, the leaves have fallen more rapidly, giving our deciduous trees a bare look just in time for Halloween. The beauty of fall ends, for many homeowners, with the beginning of a fall maintenance list. While many homeowners don’t need to be reminded of a thorough leaf cleanup, autumn to-dos… Read more »

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15 Ways to Celebrate Fall in Colorado

For many Americans fall is the favorite season. October is an especially beautiful month all over the country. But for many locals, fall in Colorado is spectacular. Aspen leaves turn to shimmering gold. Mountain vistas are breathtaking. The temperature generally stays in the mid ‘60’s. And there’s plenty of sunshine. You won’t want to miss… Read more »

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Monday, September 4th, 2017 is Labor Day. A day that symbolically and customarily marks the end of the summer. Labor Day, an official federal holiday as of 1894, began as a day to celebrate and honor America’s labor movement and the contribution that all workers have made to our nation. For many Americans, it’s a… Read more »

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Colorado Springs Summer Bucket List - Saddletree Homes

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 »

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tips for summer entertaining

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.

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tips for an inviting outdoor living area

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.