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When to get a new pet….after your old one dies

Twenty years ago I adopted Maya.  It all happened quite spontaneously. While living in Lake Tahoe, I told my friend Jackie how much I loved dogs.  Jackie volunteered at the Humane Society and convinced me to come look at a dog she was sure I would love.  Reluctantly, I stopped…

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Am I Crazy?

When we first moved to Nederland ten years ago, we did so to live in the mountains.  We didn’t know much about this town of 1,500, other than it lay on the doorstep of the Indian Peaks Wilderness.  But we soon came to find out that throughout Colorado, Nederland had…

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A Special Parade for a Special Man

There must have been at least fifty, maybe sixty of them parading through Nederland.  Graders, bulldozers, all kinds of heavy equipment.  And the people of Nederland showed up to pay their respects to this native born son and all the work he did for his community. What a fitting tribute…

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Skier Traffic and CDOT Nonsense

Ugh.  Be prepared for a rant. Basking in the glow of a wonderful ski day spent with friends at Winter Park, I felt euphoric.  Tired from skiing bumps, but in a happy way, I looked forward to getting home and having a nice dinner with my husband. I called him…

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