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Freezing cold outside


  After an extremely mild/ Thanksgiving (very warm, indeed) we are having freezing cold weather today in Colorado Springs. It is 6 am now and it is 6*F (that will be -14.5*C) but school districts are reported to "operate normally". Snow is not an issue - it has barely covered the ground and is more of an ice problem. The cold is the issue.

I find it a bit hypocritical - after all the tips how to keep our kids healthy in the cold season...

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We are proud parents of two artists!!!

   We have received email from the Colorado coordinator, Seth Beres, that our son Kal is among the twelve young Colorado artists that are first-place winners at the 2009 Junior Duck Stamp contest. Winners are one for each age category (1-12 grade).

Kal is the 9-grade winner and, being the only one from Colorado Springs among these 12 winners, we consider this prize an honor not only for himself and his family but also for his city...
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Colorado Springs: why i like it! Statistics and personal feelings


I drove my daughter to school today.  She never misses to say “What a beautiful day it is today, Mom. So sunny and bright!”. Yes, it is. And we usually have this same small chat almost every day.

I have never seen a climate like the one we have in Colorado Springs. It is so mild and sunny all the time. ...
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Having two homes in two parts of the world – how global of me…


We really do love Colorado today. When we moved her for the first time back in 2005, the question on everyone’s mouth was: “Why Colorado? And especially, why Colorado Springs?”…

Right, the States can offer a lot of much larger, more popular, historical cities for one to wish to move to. Why going to a smaller-size city featuring military bases and not much of entertainment to offer, apart from hiking and skiing, if you go for it? ...