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Realities for Children Boulder County

Foster kids age out of the state foster-care system when they turn 18, and many have nowhere to go and no one who cares about them.

Thinking Outside the Cubicle

Office spaces that borrow residential design pay off in terms of creativity and the bottom line

Upcycled items are eco-friendly and useful, even artful

There’s nothing new about repurposing old and discarded items, and Boulderites love upcycled items.

History of Visual Arts in Boulder

The ambitious HOVAB revisits and celebrates the city of Boulder’s lively visual arts past.

Gardening helps seniors look forward

Keep On Keeping On This senior learned a whole new way of doing things so he could keep gardening at his new home. By Lisa Truesdale As resident programs...

Beautiful Bulbs: Buy Now to Plant in Fall

Bulbs are primarily plants of semiarid and Mediterranean habitats, which means they’re perfect for Colorado gardens.

Nest-Zero: A dream retirement home

Energy-efficient modern design turned this couple’s nearly empty nest into a dream retirement home. By Lisa Marshall With her two teenage sons growing older, her job...

Make Your Garden a Twilight Retreat

After dark, your garden could be a magical place.

Why imperfect food should find its way to our tables

The Beauty of Ugly Food: Why imperfect food should find its way to our tables instead of the trash.

Back to the Cabin

Leaving the city and arriving at the beautiful stillness of nature—water, rocks, trees and sky—is the reason many people love having a cabin.