March 2017 Lifestyle Letter

I read once that a cat makes a house a home. While I do have a cat that pretty much never leaves the house, I’m just not willing to give her that much credit. It feels cheesy and cliched to say it’s a family that makes a house a home but, for me, “home” is felt in those corners of…

Highlands Ranch Chamber of Commerce Annual Luncheon

The Highlands Ranch Chamber’s Annual Chairman’s Inaugural Luncheon in February welcomed new board members, acknowledged the dedication of outgoing board members and passed the gavel to the new board chair.
Photography by Raemi Vermiglio.

Beer with a Broker

Laura Doyle, Broker Associate for The K Company Realty, hosts "Beer with a Broker" at 38 State Brewing Company 
on Broadway in Littleton.

March 2017 Around Town

With nearly 16 feet of snow so far this season – the snowiest winter at Keystone Resort in at least 10 years – the resort announced today that it will extend the season by one week to Easter Sunday, April 16. Following the third snowiest December in Keystone’s history with 81 inches or nearly seven feet, the resort has already…

#DesignDecoded

In honor of Spring’s imminent arrival, this week’s icon of design is…Eero Saarinen’s Tulip tables and chairs! Crazy name, crazy furniture. This guy is a little confusing, as his daddy-o, Eliel Saarinen was also a famous designer and director of the Cranbrook Academy of Art, where Saarinen eventually taught as well (I know you must be getting sick of hearing…

Garden of Hope

“We’re about the living,” says Doug Flin, lead architect and one of the founding partners of Seven Stones Botanical Gardens Cemetery, located on 35 pristine acres off Titan Road in Roxborough Park. At once a park, a garden and a gathering place for families, Seven Stones has thrown out the old rules on how families memorialize their loved ones.

In the Cellar of…

Favorite Region for wine? "I love regions that have distinctive characteristics, like the earthiness and minerality of Burgundy, or the fruity boldness of Napa Valley, or the silky smooth, seductive nature of Rhone."

A Fresh Perspective

In a neighborhood development, it’s common for each home to look quite a bit like its next-door neighbor. That’s why the thoughtful personal touches make such a big statement at 3921 Timeless Drive in Castle Rock. “There are a lot of homes nearby that are of like quality, but the previous owners did a really fantastic job executing some of…

A Triad of Wellness

With the holidays long behind me and spring staring me in the face, it was time to rejuvenate. I’d enjoyed massages and facials in the past, but I wanted something more; I wanted to recapture a sense of wellness. A few hours at the Highlands Ranch Massage Green Spa sounded like the perfect ticket. I had never been there, but…

Modern Home Gadgets

“There’s no place like home,” and, there’s really no place like home when it comes to 2017 technology. With the modernization of technology and automation of homes, who wants to leave? We’ve compiled a list of some of the coolest modern “home” gadgets you won’t know what you ever did without.