Traditions

Today I Present the Ashley Award at Rocky
It was the greatest honor in her life when Ashley received the reward for leadership and excellence for being an outstanding person in the Connections Club, helping the special needs students at Rocky Mountain High School. Now it is my greatest honor to be able to present what they now call the Ashl…
Easter Baskets — What's in Yours Northern Colorado? [POLL]
A very long time ago I started a tradition that wasn't always easy on the wallet, not only did I put candy in the baskets but little trinkets, then bigger trinkets, then things like shoes, slippers and pajamas. Now as the kids have grown older, yes I still make them baskets, I typically just load th…
Easter Brunch in Fort Collins and Northern Colorado
This article is from 2014 and the information included is not current.
Easter is one of my favorite holidays, I love our traditions, coloring eggs and staying at the Y.M.C.A camp in Estes Park. Another favorite tradition is going to Easter Brunch, now as it is true I cook at least half of the time, I…
Easter — Myths and Cool Facts
Easter looks the same at our house as it does in many households, I would think. Family gathering, ham, eggs and games. We did however introduce a new tradition into our celebration about 5 or 6 years ago, we head to the Y.M.C.A camp in Estes Park. We rent a cabin without a television (yes, there ar…
Ash Wednesday — Let Lent Begin
It's officially 46 days till Easter and consistently warmer weather. It all starts today with Ash Wednesday. The number one thing that will stand out to you today is seeing co-workers with dark marks on their foreheads, a long standing tradition.