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The History and Origins of Boulder Hump Day: Why Wednesday is the Midweek Milestone

February 28th, 2024

    Have you ever wondered why Wednesday in Boulder and elsewhere is often referred to as ‘Hump Day’? This midweek point has become a familiar term in modern culture, symbolizing the uphill climb of the workweek. To understand the history and origins of Hump Day, we need to delve into the roots of this popular phrase. The Origin of ‘Hump Day’ The term ‘Hump Day’ is believed to have originated in the 1960s and 1970s, gaining popularity in American culture. It described the hump that one must get over before reaching the downhill slide toward the weekend.... Read More

New Day’s Glory: Foxes and the Boulder Sunrise Spectacle For Hump Day and for ANY Day!

February 28th, 2024

  Foxes of Boulder, those enigmatic creatures of the wild, have long captured the human imagination with their cunning and beauty. In the serene Boulder Valley, the spectacle of foxes in the dawn of  hump day, brings forth a symphony of nature; majestic and humbling. First Light As the sun peeks over the horizon, painting the sky in hues of orange, pink, and gold. Boulder Valley awakens to the promise of a new day. Profound tranquility and beauty, a brief interlude in the ceaseless march of time, invites one to pause and reflect. Amidst this natural splendor, the foxes of the valley emerge... Read More

Boulderite? Top Ten Hump Day “Tells” to Identify True Boulderites

January 3rd, 2024

  The Most Famous Boulder Flatirons; an Iconic Boulder View and Signature Image Top Ten Ways to Tell You’re a Boulderite on Hump Day: 1. You know it’s Wednesday when your morning jog includes more wildlife than people. Only in Boulder will a third of the morning animal spotting include protected species who have also made Boulder their home. Gray Rhinoceros Parent and Offspring    2. You’ve seriously considered replacing your office chair with a yoga ball… or already have. Or you’re going to McGuckins to look for a new one to replace your previous one. 3.... Read More