Arbor Day has roots in Nebraska; Tree beauty abounds

Warren Buffett is credited with saying “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree long ago.” How many of us even think about a tree’s life when we see them or take a rest under the shade? I know I’ve been among the many who complain during the Fall when leaves […]

From mountain tops to the blue sky, Colorado Springs is ‘America the Beautiful’

We’ve made a few trips to Colorado over the years. The views are breathtaking and beautiful (duh statement, I know). It’s difficult to choose one area over another. We’ve mainly been to the front range of Colorado – Colorado Springs, Denver area and Estes Park. We really like Colorado Springs. Garden of the Gods is […]

Four Corners Monument – It’s worth the drive

  Need to cross Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah off your list of states to visit? One solution – visit the Four Corners Monument, and you can do that. Four Corners is the only spot where that many states meet in our country. Of course, to get to Four Corners, you’ll have to drive […]

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