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Being Sustainable

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Sustainability.  The Merriam-Webster dictionary define sustainability as this: “a method of harvesting or using a resource so that the resource is not depleted or permanently damaged” So what does that look like in a small mountain town of 1500 people? In some ways, it is the…

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Knowing Your Neighbors

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Block party!  The flyer evoked memories of neighborhood families gathering together in a mid western suburb with kids playing jump rope, hamburgers grilling on the grill, and people sharing a beer on a hot summer day. Yet this flyer instead advertised a get together in a…

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Safe Haven for Dogs

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Mountain Towns and Dogs As I mourn the loss of Simon, I’ve been musing a lot about dogs.  In particular, dogs in Nederland.  And its role as a safe haven or refuge for dogs from other states that perhaps are not quite so welcoming. A friend…

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Advice for a Newcomer

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn We have some new people moving into the neighborhood.  It’s always interesting to meet people, find out where they moved from and welcome them. One of our new neighbors came straight from the east coast with no knowledge of Nederland and little knowledge of mountain living…

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