Summer

Seaman’s Reservoir Near Fort Collins [UPDATED]
This post was updated on 7/10/2017 with help from the Colorado State Land Board.
Fort Collins has a lot of beautiful hiking trails. Seaman's Reservoir (please don't laugh, we are all adults here) is about 15 minutes North of Fort Collins and is a great place to set up camp for an afternoon.…
Must See Summer Movies of 2013
Summer time is great for sitting outside, drinking lemonade, swimming, climbing trees, and just generally enjoying the great Colorado weather. Why would you do any of that when you can sit inside an air-conditioned movie theater to catch the newest blockbusters? Here are the summer flicks that we ar…
Elitch Gardens in Denver – Colorado Trip Advice [GUIDE]
I know as a mother of four that when they were younger some of the fun thing's that other kids were doing we couldn't, it was just too expensive. (not that they had to do what others did, but it was nice once in awhile to be able to take them to places like Elitch Gardens)
Wine Country in Palisade/Grand Junction – Colorado Trip Advice [Guide]
Did you know Colorado boasts a great selection of wines made on the western slope? It's nestled in the Grand Valley area of Colorado (Which contains Grand Junction, Palisade and Fruita). Just a 4-5 hour drive from Fort Collins will put you smack dab in the middle of Colorado Wine County and a p…
Summer Reading Guide: 5 Books Everyone Should Read This Summer
Any book worth the paper it's printed on will immerse the reader almost from the start. Great authors seem to have a knack for doing this without fail.
Still, sometimes it can be nice to help them out a little. Reading a book with a setting that mirrors your own can be a rich and satisfying expe…