New Year, New Vibe

Enjoy these healthy recipes for a healthy New Year, courtesy of Shannon Weston, owner of Vibe Superfood in Lone Tree.

January 2020 Around Town

Play Street Museum There’s something new and exciting now open in Highlands Ranch — Play Street Museum! Geared to kids 8 and under, Play Street Museum is an interactive, small-format children’s museum that is designed to foster a child’s sense of independence and creativity through play. Offering open-play hours during the week, and special events … Continued

What’s In The Bag


Be Your Best Self in 2020

Five, Four, Three, Two, One! As we begin 2020, a new decade, we set goals for what we want our future selves to be like and look like. We take a glance back at where we have been and what we have done, and we try to remember to extend ourselves grace. January is a … Continued

Back the Backcountry Day

Back the Backcountry Day Party at Living the Dream Brewing Co. on Nov. 14. The party capped off a 14-day fundraiser for the Backcountry Conservation & Education Fund (a 501c3 nonprofit of the HRCA Backcountry Wilderness Area) and raised $11,353 from 120 supporters.

Highlands Ranch Veterans Day Celebration

The Highlands Ranch Metro District held its annual Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 11 at the Highlands Ranch Library. Sergeant First Class Harold Waterman with the Park Meadows Army Recruiting Office spoke about today’s military recruiting and his service to our nation. Natalie Tysdale of Channel 2 emceed the event.

Holiday at the Mansion

Thousands of people enjoyed the Highlands Ranch Metro District's annual Holiday Celebration at the Mansion on Dec. 7. The free community event included visits with Santa, choir performances from local elementary schools, local craft and gift vendors, self-guided tours of the Mansion, hayrides, games and more.

Holiday Block Party

On Dec. 3, Functional Strength Pilates, Cranelli's Restaurant, Blue Mist Salon, Trubucha, Lone Tree Gentle Dental and Positively Whole Health hosted its Holiday Block Party.   1. Lija Fisher discussing her most recent children's book with a guest 2. Desiree Sanchez and Christie Edwards  3. Blue Mist Salon group photo 4. Staff and clients at Functional Strength Pilates 

Experience The Ranchlands

As ranch manager for Ranchlands, Kate Matheson wakes up every morning to a view of the majestic Sangre de Cristo peaks out one window and the Great Sand Dunes National Park out the other.

Floating into the New Year

Wendy Skaalerud is the owner of Inngi Float Spa in Highlands Ranch, along with her husband, Erik. They also own Capital Lending Solutions. Wendy and Erik were co-owners and operating mangers of seven Orangetheory Fitness studios in the Colorado region. She participates in multiple philanthropic ventures including her own Give Well Foundation.

Unplugged Serenity

Between being a busy mom, wife, business owner and volunteer, sometimes I'm incredibly grateful I designed my bathroom as a ‘serene mini getaway-scape’. Here are some tips to create your place of solace and self-care.