Apropos of Nothing

Customs/Immigrations Process Made Easy

My wife, our three girls and I recently took a trip to the Caribbean. Our return had us flying into Miami National Airport with a 2-hour layover before heading back to Denver. We assumed two hours would be plenty of time to get through customs, re-check our bags, and...

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Skip the Line

If you own a car, motorcycle, or another motorized vehicle you are certainly aware that you must renew your vehicle’s registration every year. Historically, this process involved waiting in line (for what seemed like an eternity) at the county courthouse. Fortunately,...

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Top 5 Favorite Apps

Devin: 5. I’m a BIG believer in practicing good password habits, and 1Password is by far the best app I’ve found for managing passwords. 4. It’s not my primary task-management app, but if I need something that will bug the snot out of me until I finish the associated...

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Top 5 Favorite Places in NoCo

  Angie 5. Long Pond, our neighborhood lake, has become one of our family’s favorite spots. Our summers are filled paddle boarding, kayaking and swimming on/in the lake, and barbecuing on the beach. We have so many fond memories of summers spent at Long Pond. 4....

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The 5 inanimate objects we are most thankful for

Devin 5. Ever since I was a kid (and continuing today), it’s been very easy to keep me distracted/entertained. Put me on any bike, or give me a Pinky Ball and a wall and I would be happy for days on end. As far as a toy goes, the Pinky ball is absolutely perfect. Most...

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Top 5 Favorite TV Shows of All-Time

Devin 5. Seinfeld. I know, I know...Seinfeld is on EVERYBODY’S favorite TV show list, but it deserves to be. “Who’s gonna turn down a Junior Mint? It’s chocolate, it’s peppermint, it’s delicious...it’s very refreshing!”  4. Justified. This show has THE greatest...

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A tribute to a honey locust

We have tried to move in the past, but there was an uprising; the children rebelled. Our kids love our neighborhood, and they adore our neighbors; they like being near Rolland Moore Park, and they love riding their bikes on Spring Creek Trail. But with no basement,...

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Top 5 Laugh-Out-Loud Movies

Devin: 5. The Jerk: An old one, yes, but Steve Martin at his absolute best. Best line: “You mean I’m gonna stay this color?” 4. Nacho Libre: This movie would not be the least bit funny but for Jack Black. With him, though, it’s hilarious. Best line: “Chancho -- when...

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