Passport to Colorado Springs

It’s a perfect 78 degrees, an affable breeze offers its cooling gift, and the sun settles low against the mountains: a summer evening in Colorado Springs.  While the scene is familiar and welcome, its happening in a city that is changing. One of the best, most welcome developments is on the food and drink scene, […]

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Free to Be Family

Today was supposed to be down time.  It’s the first day of summer break, the kids should sleep in, and Sarah could sink into the sweet sound of nothing.  She imagined it: sleeping family, french-pressed coffee, some summer reading, her favorite chair in her favorite corner in a quiet house, free to be herself, and […]

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First Friday Art Walks

The skies were gray, unusual for Colorado Springs, but tonight would be full of color and imagination and culture.  A light early Spring mist had fallen in the day, but it lifted, leaving the city with a glittery glint fitting for the occasion.  On the First Friday of every month, April through December, Colorado Springs […]

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Family Adventure Day

1:45pm Lazy Sunday mornings quickly turn into cabin-fevered afternoons, so the Pilgers throw on their shoes and coats to head out for a Family Adventure Day….

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