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The Most Beautiful Beach of Lake Tahoe-Sand Harbor

February 4th, 2024

If there’s a place on earth that most resembles what heaven looks like, it is without a doubt, Lake Tahoe. Fortunately, for us Californians and those living in the area, we’re accustomed to going to this paradise as part of our weekend getaways growing up and as part of our normal lives. However, never should this place be taken for granted, or looked past for a second. Lake Tahoe is simply breathtaking. The lake is 13 miles long and 6 miles wide, totaling 72 miles of coastline all the way around. The water can be mistaken for resembling waters like those in the Caribbean or even Fiji, however,... Read More

Boulder to La Jolla: Embracing Sunshine and Sea Breezes

January 24th, 2024

As residents of Boulder, Colorado, we’re accustomed to the stunning views of the Flatirons and the vibrant outdoor lifestyle. However, sometimes a change of scenery is just what we need. When the call for warm weather and a beach getaway arises, La Jolla, California, offers the perfect escape. Let’s explore how to transition from the majestic mountains of Boulder to the sun-soaked shores of La Jolla. Embracing Warm Weather in La Jolla Upon arriving in La Jolla, one is immediately struck by the inviting warmth of the sun and the gentle ocean breeze. The transition from the crisp mountain... Read More

Boulder’s Ultimate Getaway: Exploring the Hidden Gems of Laguna Beach

January 22nd, 2024
aerial photography of buildings near body of water

Boulder, Colorado, is known for its stunning natural beauty, vibrant culture, making it an ideal destination for getaways. However, when seeking a change of scenery, Laguna Beach, California, offers a perfect coastal retreat. This hidden gem is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, art lovers, and anyone in search of relaxation. Outdoor Adventures in Laguna Beach One of the main draws of Laguna Beach is its abundance of outdoor activities. From hiking along the picturesque coastline to exploring the tide pools teeming with marine life, there’s no shortage of adventures for nature lovers. Crystal... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

November 7th, 2023

Mike and Laura’s love story began a few years ago after he walked from California to Florida. It took him two and a half months, but it was worth it. He met her walking her dog in a park. “She was totally out of my league,” he told me with a beaming smile, but they finally talked.”It’s the first time I’ve put roots down anywhere.” Now, they’re traveling together across the US. He brought her here because it’s one of his favorite spots. “I hope it stays this warm,” she said. “I really love the people here. I’d love to stay.”  Read More

Colorado Cannabis Athletes go Coast to Coast

September 1st, 2018

My wife Heather and I just returned to our home in Colorado from Miami, Florida this week. We were speaking at the U.S. Cannabis Conference and Expo about epilepsy, and the benefits of cannabis for fitness. We’ve had the opportunity to speak several times in Colorado this year, but this was our first time educating on the East Coast! In April of this year we spoke about the benefits of hemp for athletes at the Terpenes and Testing Magazine World Conference, in San Jose, CA. Now that we’ve had the chance to speak in Florida, we’ve officially covered the U.S. coast to coast in our efforts to... Read More

The Silver Lining

August 30th, 2018

One minute you’re riding a motorized bike along the Newport Pier. The sun is kissing your skin and the wind is whipping past your smiling face. The salty air is filling your nostrils and you can feel your entire body let out a sigh of pure unencumbered bliss. The next minute you’re sitting in an autobody shop listening to a mechanic tell you that you’re going to need a new car engine. Your palms get sweaty, and your eyelids flutter subconsciously. A wave of nausea passes over you as you enter into that slightly out-of-body state of being. Okay, this is not a normal day by anyone’s standards.... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Nancy

November 9th, 2017

This is Nancy, from California. Nancy made her way from deep slopes in the west to Colorado where she could begin a new life. In California Nancy had been fighting with drug addiction and and as she puts it, she was losing. Determined not to give up she decided that the next best step would be to bike out to Colorado where she could start fresh. And she did just that. Three years later and she’s drug free. Now Nancy works at a call center now, helping guide people out of the position she was in when she lived in California. Keep on keeping on, Nancy!    Read More

New Renewable Energy Goals Grow Across Country

October 8th, 2015

This past year, states all across the nation have been significantly increasing the percentage of renewable energy that they are aiming to achieve. On this past Wednesday, the 7th of October, new renewable energy goals for California were signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown. The San Francisco Gate reported on the event. This bill requires that “by the end of 2030, half of California’s electricity will come from the wind, the sun and other renewable sources under a new law that sets one of the country’s most ambitious clean-energy targets”. Some other states that have done so already this... Read More

Faces of Boulder- Pic of the Day!

October 4th, 2015

Meet Sam! This student flew in from England to visit his friend who lives in Vermont. The two traveled the entire country in route to California, where they will fly back to England. Some of the sights they enjoyed seeing included the Statue of Liberty in New York, the St. Louis Arch, and the Rocky Mountains of course! Safe travels!  Read More

Faces of Boulder- Pic of the Day!

September 30th, 2015

Meet Connor! A San Francisco native, Connor came to Boulder to study Political Science at CU.  Connor is on track to graduate early this December, and plans to use his degree to get a job working on a political campaign for the 2016 presidential election! In his free time Connor is a huge music buff, thus getting him a job at Albums on the Hill.  Albums is a locally owned record shop on 13th street right across from the Fox Theater.  Since he is around music all day I asked him what his favorite 3 records he owns are, and after some thought Connor said; “The Powers That B by Death Grips,... Read More