Happy Birthday, Colorado! Celebrate the Centennial State!

July 28, 2021

It’s the 145th birthday of the Centennial State on Sunday, so pick a fun way to celebrate this weekend! There are plenty of fun FREE outdoor concerts to choose from, art exhibits, and even a chance to watch the Broncos in their pre-season Training Camp Sessions! The History Colorado Center is hosting a fun FREE …

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Local Home Design and Décor Trendsetters

July 27, 2021

Our friends at 5280 featured local home industry influencers recently and we wanted to applaud their achievements even as we marvel at how they’re changing the look and appeal of interior décor in today’s new builds and remodels. 

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The County Fair Comes to Town This Weekend!

July 22, 2021

For an old-fashioned summer event that’s fun for the whole family, head over to the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds in Aurora and take part in the County Fair! One admission ticket gets you unlimited carnival rides and a chance to visit all the 4H livestock exhibits and competitions. For a separate entry price, you can also …

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Natural Bug Repellents and Insecticides

July 20, 2021

A healthy garden has a balance of good bugs that keep the bad ones under control. But when you grab a chemical pesticide to get rid of the unwanted insects, it will kill the good ones, too and throw your garden out of balance. Plus the EPA says exposure to certain chemicals in pesticides is …

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Water Lantern Festival This Weekend!

July 15, 2021

This magical and meaningful cultural festival is held in cities all over the world as a gesture to make connections with others. Build your own lantern, attach notes of love and hope, and then launch the lit-up lantern on a pond or lake—along with thousands of other lanterns. The reflection of all those hopes and …

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Bust-a-Rut Summer Recipes!

July 13, 2021

We all have our go-to recipes for the seasonal menus of our lives – and summer tends to include more sandwiches and salads, less oven-baked dishes, and more meat magic from the grill. If you find yourself in a rut this summer, here are a few recipes that will help you out of it!

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Manic Music Weekend Near Southshore!

July 8, 2021

Finally, every outdoor music series we’ve enjoyed in years past has started up again! This weekend you can get your fill of music in the park—from 80s stadium rock hits in Southlands to cool jazz and blues at Stanley Marketplace and City Park. You can even go all out and buy tickets for the spectacular …

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Weekend Project: IKEA Hacks!

July 6, 2021

Summers can be busy for parents, kids and kid-less adults, jam-packed with activities, sporting events, festivals and lots of recreational time outdoors. But when you’ve had your fill of sun exposure, come indoors for a weekend project. These new IKEA hacks turn one functional piece of furniture into something entirely different – and most can …

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Fireworks Every Night This Weekend!

July 1, 2021

You can literally watch a fireworks display every night of the weekend! Starting on Friday at Four Mile Historic Park or on Friday and Saturday at Coors Field after the Rockies games, the fireworks displays culminate on Sunday the 4th, of course! You don’t have to attend an event to enjoy the fireworks, but since …

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Summer Slow Cooker: Entrées, Sides, Desserts

June 29, 2021

When it’s too hot to cook, and you don’t feel like grilling (hey, it could happen!) these slow cooker recipes will keep the kitchen cool, and still give you an entrée or dessert, worth the wait! If you tend to store your slow cooker in the summer, bust it out! It’s the easiest way to …

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