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Food for Thought: The Food Project Farm in Longmont

The nonprofit Growing Gardens has partnered with the YMCA of Boulder Valley to expand the Food Project Farm in Longmont and its functions.

Consign for Your Cause

Next time you drop off consignment goods at Greenwood Wildlife Thrift Shop & Consignment Gallery, you can designate other nonprofits you’d like to help.

Boulder Green Home Tour features tiny, Net Zero homes

The 2016 Boulder Green Home Tour featured homes included tiny, Net Zero, co-housing, shipping-container and passive-solar homes, among many others.

Feature Home: Home Is Where the Herd Is

This couple's second careers led to farm animals, helping people in Peru, and an idyllic farmhouse on the prairie.

Making Lyons Lovely

When the 2013 flood washed away Lyons, the Town Hall Plaza wasn’t spared. But a new wildlife garden habitat has risen from the mud to inspire residents and visitors alike.

Butter Me Up

Jessica Jacobson recently invited us to her home to feast on six incredible dishes made with her Fireworks Finishing Butter.

Succulents are sensational in pots, gardens, wreaths and just about anywhere else

People are embracing succulents these days, even the prickly ones, with enthusiasm. These are easy-care plants with interesting shapes and showy flowers.

Comfortably Casual Cottage Gardens

Connie Farnbach has created a cottage garden at her Boulder home, substituting native plants for some of the classic traditional English varieties.

Autumn’s Gifts: A few treats for the fall season

It’s always sad to see summer go, but slipping into fall with a little nourishing and pampering is relatively easy duty with these gifts for autumn.

Give a Little, Get a Lot

Here’s a list of five good-cause fundraisers and benefits in 2017 that could use your support. Feb. 4: Chocolate Lovers’ Fling Help victims of domestic violence...