December 10, 2019
While the definition of “upcycling” is to repurpose things you have lying around the house, many of the DIY craft ideas floating around on the internet require materials you would never have on hand! So, the criteria for our upcycled holiday decorations is that you should need to buy no more than one item, assuming you …
December 5, 2019
There is so much holiday cheer in Denver and Aurora this weekend that it’s hard to keep up! A must-see is the annual Parade of Lights in downtown Denver, a beloved tradition that welcomes the holiday season to town. Also in Denver are productions of favorite Christmas shows from The Grinch to A Christmas Carol …
December 3, 2019
Caley Mitchell loves teaching economics, government and U.S. history to students at Cherokee Trail High School – the Cherry Creek school in Southshore that students ages 14 to 18 attend. She’s one of a passionate team of educators who praise the administration and staff at Cherokee — a school that was recently named among the …
November 26, 2019
Get ready for some down-home, vintage, Americana comfort food! These throw-back recipes from all over the country will give you a taste of tried-and-true dishes that some might call old-fashioned and others generational homeruns. From New England Apple Brown Betty, to Two Lucky Spoon’s Old-Fashioned Pot Roast and Vintage Recipe Project’s Salmon Patties, these authentic …
November 19, 2019
If you like the idea of a tree for Christmas or a bush for Hanukkah but want to avoid the whole dry pine needles problem that live trees cause by New Year’s, here are a few alternative ideas to consider. You’ll see variations of wooden trees — both naked wood and covered in upholstery fabric …
November 14, 2019
Entertainment events from music to theatre to the final runway shows of Denver Fashion Week are sure to keep you busy this weekend! Holiday events are cropping up, too—including a tree-lighting party at the Lakehouse, complete with carriage rides the whole family will enjoy!
November 12, 2019
If you install hardwood floors in your new home, area rug shopping isn’t far behind! Here’s a look at some of the frequently asked questions when it comes to area rugs, like which rug materials are the most durable for high traffic (read small children and pets) to finding rugs that are on-trend but also …
November 5, 2019
Marie Kondo we’re not. Not even close. It’s everything we can do to keep the clutter to a minimum and NOT go rent a self-storage unit. But we LOVE that petite, put together decluttering queen and are Kon Mari wannabes. So, we took a page from her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up to …
October 29, 2019
Every now and then we all need to hit REFRESH on our interior décor! You don’t have to hire a designer to rejuvenate your living spaces – you can scan, scope and steal invigorating ideas from the experts, right here!
October 22, 2019
Whether your Halloween plans include hosting a big bash or making the most delightfully scary treats on the block, these suggestions for decorating, crafts, and ghoulish goodies are sure to be a big hit with your friends and family!