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More Summer

Labor Day is recognized as the first Monday in September and embodies both the social and economic successes of American Workers. In fact, Colorado along with Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York implemented the Labor Day holiday by legislative enactment in 1887 behind Oregon who secured state legislation earlier that same year. Per the U.S…. Read more »

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spring cleaning

Spring in Colorado…60 and 70 degree days followed by a quick moving snowstorm the next. Living here you become used to the winter lingering on and yet the first golden crocus I saw on a walk last week surprised me. Spring is actually just around the corner. Spring officially begins March 20th this year but… Read more »

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new years resolutions

Now that Christmas is over it is time for Colorado Springs’ to ring in the new year! Do you eat black-eyed peas or lentils to ring in the new year? If you grew up in the South the traditional New Year’s Day meal would definitely include black-eyed peas but very common in Italian-Americans household, lentils and… Read more »

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It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God Bless Us, Every One! Charles Dickens Christmas Day, the day we commemorate  the birth of Jesus Christ,… Read more »

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 I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. Charles Dickens. Did you know that the first commercial Christmas card was commissioned in 1843? The card designed by John Calcott Horsley for Henry Cole and pictured here depicts family and friends enjoying a holiday drink together, a festive toast… Read more »

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 At Christmas, all roads lead home. – Marjorie Holmes Maybe you’re not planning on having a Christmas party, holiday gathering or a New Year’s Open House but it seems that the festivities of the holiday season naturally brings more visitors to your front door. Especially if you’re in a custom new home this year, relatives,… Read more »

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Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the people and families affected by Hurricane Sandy. For the past few days my family and I have been glued to the Weather Channel and to the national news. Colorado is home to many former East Coasters and like them maybe you have friends or family who… Read more »

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October Pumpkins

If you’ve lived in Colorado for any period of time you’ve come to expect snow on Pikes Peak in October. This year it seems earlier than most.  And while it really doesn’t snow every Halloween, according to local meteorologist, Mike Madson, “the average high for the day is 57, the average low is 28,” parents… Read more »

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Colorado Does Not Burn

We woke up to Colorado being in the national news again this morning. It seems that colorado is being bombard with tragedy. It seems important to take some time to reflect. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of last nights shooting. May they feel the support of communities throughout Colorado and the world…. Read more »