Check Out Our Newest Listing in Stetson Hills (Now Pending)


Update: this house received two offers and went under contract on Friday! You can browse all homes for sale here, or find out how we can sell your home here. When we got the photos back for our newest listing, I told Jeremy “Wow.  This house looks like a model!”   Yes, it was built in […]

Great Deal on Pick-Your-Own Produce at Miller Farms’ Annual Festival – Starts Sept 1


The annual Miller Farms Fall Festival starts September 1st, and if you’re up for a day of work picking produce and then another day of putting it all up, it is a great deal!  They are located in Platteville, which is a little way north of Denver, so it’s a drive from the Springs but […]

USAFA Soccer Starts Now; Free Admission to Games


The Air Force Falcons men’s soccer team recently began their season, and you can attend their home games for free all season long.  Their next game is coming up this Wednesday, August 20th at 3 PM, and you can view a full schedule of upcoming games here.  Games are held at the USAFA Soccer Stadium […]

Free Concerts at Gold Hill Mesa on Saturdays


The Gold Hill Mesa neighborhood will have free concerts on Saturday evenings from August 23rd through September 27th!  Concerts will be held on the green at 142 South Raven Mine Drive, and will take place from 4 to 7:30 PM.  Bring your own chairs and blankets, and a picnic if you want (concessions will also […]

Winter Park Season Passes on Sale for Military


Winter Park has a “Patriot Pass” available for active and retired military families (including dependents) and it’s on sale for up to 40% off.  You can find out all the details here. If you are thinking of teaching your kids to ski this winter, be sure to check out these awesome, money-saving tips that reader […]

Free Tours at Patsy’s Candy Factory


Kelsey submitted this tip: Patsy’s Candies in Southern Colorado Springs offers free walk-in tours Monday-Friday at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. Guides walk you through the factory and teach the kids about how each type of candy is made. Tours last about an hour and free samples are given. You can find out more information […]

Reader Request: Where To Buy Wildflowers


I’m hosting a bridal shower for my sister and she wants local Colorado wildflowers. Do you know if any of the farmers markets sell flowers, or do you have any ideas on where I can find local flowers?

New Alternative to Price-Matching at Walmart


My friend Heather told me about Walmart’s new version of price-matching called Savings Catcher – have you heard about it?  Instead of showing the ads at the register, you can enter your receipt information on their Savings Catcher app or website and they will find prices that are lower than what you paid and add the […]

Quitting the CSA

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I sold my CSA share.  Yeah, I quit. I’ve learned something about myself this year: it is not a good idea to try to force myself into trying something new.  Remember how I started and then quit cooking through a cookbook?  And now I’m quitting the CSA.

Our Favorite Parks: Andrew J. Templeton Park


Here is another one of our favorite parks in Colorado Springs! Andrew J. Templeton Park is located in the Stetson Hills area, in the neighborhood that’s on the southwest corner of Powers and Stetson Hills.  It’s got huge areas of lush green grass (seriously, this year it’s really green and thick), a small but great […]