One of the best things about fall, in addition to the pumpkin-spiced lattes (of course), is the chance to decorate. With tapestries of yellow, orange, red, and brown dancing in the air, the season is ...
Post Date: October 18, 2023
Art and Sip at the Longmont Museum takes place on October 5th. This event, which is $40 per ticket, focuses on blue sun prints (or cyanotypes), which are made by placing objects on a special type of p...
Post Date: October 03, 2023
Oktoberfest is returning to Left Hand Brewing on September 29th and 30th at The Garden (1245 Boston Avenue) in Longmont. Presented by FNBO, this is a long-standing event that started over a decade ago...
Post Date: September 20, 2023
It’s that time of year again, the time to welcome autumn and bid a tearful goodbye to summer. Fortunately, there are several fall fests and other events to soften the blow. If you live in Longmont, yo...
Post Date: September 06, 2023
The Longmont Museum is giving kudos to crops through its new exhibit, agriCULTURE: Art Inspired by the Land. Admission is free for children and museum members, $8 for adults, and $5 dollars for studen...
Post Date: August 16, 2023
A small patio is always complicated by the arrival of summer, as neighborhood barbecues and late-night get-togethers rear their heads. But limited space doesn’t need to mean limited enjoyment; there a...
Post Date: August 02, 2023
While winter might belong to cocoa and fall might cater to pumpkin spiced lattes, summertime allows ice-cold refreshments to take center stage. However, with so many types of drinks and recipes availa...
Post Date: July 19, 2023
Colorado is known for its mountains, not its water. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of places to swim. Whether you’re looking to splish, splash, or get your heart rate up, Longmont is the pe...
Post Date: July 05, 2023
The Fourth of July is the quintessential time to fly your flag high and let your sparklers sparkle. A holiday that honors freedom also makes plenty of space for flair. In fact, if you’re looking to sp...
Post Date: June 21, 2023
A living room, as the name suggests, is where people tend to do a lot of living. From a place to host friends and family to a spot to nestle in with Netflix, it’s somewhere you spend a great deal of t...
Post Date: June 07, 2023
While streaming services and cable have plenty of thrilling selections, they’ve got nothing on a real-life sunset. This is especially true in Colorado, where Mother Earth paints a picture against the ...
Post Date: May 24, 2023
The BrewHop Trolley is a perfect way to roll into spring Longmont-style. This trolley takes riders on a guided tour of our town’s most mouth-watering watering holes, from popular ciders and wine bars ...
Post Date: May 04, 2023
Image credit: Maske, Danielle SeeWalker via Longmont MuseumDuality: Contemporary Works by Indigenous Artists, featuring works by renowned Indigenous American artists, runs through May 14, 2023 at the ...
Post Date: April 20, 2023
As Mother Nature adjusts her attitude and ushers in warmer weather, it’s time to emerge from hibernation. Fortunately, you don’t have to go far; you can enjoy Colorful Colorado in your own backyard.If...
Post Date: April 06, 2023
Flowers don’t just improve the aesthetics of a room; they provide actual benefits for your well-being, as well. According to research, flowers can enhance happiness, serenity, and gratitude. And the b...
Post Date: March 16, 2023
It often feels like being an adult comes down to one thing: deciding what’s for dinner every night for the next 70 years. Those who love to cook may see this as an enjoyable challenge. The rest of us?...
Post Date: March 02, 2023
The wayward toilet seat that hasn’t been put down often gets a bad rap. But when it comes to your bathroom, that’s the least of your worries. Curling irons, hairspray, dental floss, hand soap, contact...
Post Date: February 16, 2023
Bath bombs are like video games and Pixar movies; we pretend they’re for kids but we enjoy them just as much as they do. While they’re relaxing, they’re also expensive, especially when used several ti...
Post Date: February 02, 2023
Gathering with the people we love is one of the best aspects of life, and there’s no better excuse than Colorado’s winter weather to host a party indoors. Next time you throw a party, kick off the fes...
Post Date: January 19, 2023
Forget about resolving to lose weight, save money, or hit the gym every morning before work! 2023 is the prime year to get started on your bucket list, Colorado-style. If you’re looking to stay local,...
Post Date: January 05, 2023
Living in an apartment has many benefits, but room to grow isn’t often one of them. With limited space, keeping things tidy is essential to efficient living. Fortunately, pegboards make this practical...
Post Date: December 15, 2022
The holidays are a busy time for baking, shopping, decorating, socializing, and preparing your house for a visit from your loved ones. But while you may already have lots of holiday festivities on you...
Post Date: December 01, 2022
Hiking is a favorite activity among Coloradans regardless of the season, but Mother Nature ups the ante when fall rolls around. With mild temperatures, changing leaves, vibrant colors, and fewer crowd...
Post Date: November 17, 2022
The holidays are among the busiest times for bakeries and amateurs alike. From office parties to family dinners and neighborhood get-togethers, ‘tis the season when plastic wrap is just as important a...
Post Date: November 03, 2022
One of the most exciting things about Halloween is that it’s a day when you can be anything or anyone you want. From a pilot to an alien, the sky’s the limit. But with all the fanfare that surrounds t...
Post Date: October 20, 2022
Coloradans love their four-legged BFFs, which is part of the reason it’s such a dog-friendly state. Longmont, in particular, offers all sorts of options for a tail-wagging adventure. Whether you’re lo...
Post Date: October 06, 2022
The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of barbecue season; fall is just as suitable for cooking in the great outdoors. From entrees to side dishes, there are plenty of appetizing recipes sure to tickl...
Post Date: September 15, 2022
Style is fickle; trends come in, trends go out, and trends circle back around (Hello overalls, we’ve missed you so!). Of course, this isn’t limited to clothes and fashion; apartment decor is ever-chan...
Post Date: September 01, 2022
Labor Day marks the unofficial close to summer. While warm weather might linger for several more weeks, being back in school certainly puts a crimp on fun in the sun. But there’s no reason the season ...
Post Date: August 16, 2022
a bike is among the most popular activities for children and adults alike. Not
only is it a great form of exercise, but it’s something you never forget how to
do. Living in Colorado offers an a...
Post Date: August 02, 2022
Summer on the Streets and ArtWalk is returning to Longmont this year. Presented by the Firehouse Art Center, this series takes place on Kimbark Street every Saturday
from July 9th - August 27th with a...
Post Date: July 19, 2022
All of us can look back on past summers and recall our
favorite snacks: popsicles, ice cream sandwiches, peanut butter-covered celery,
strawberry shortcake. From tried-and-true favorites to out-of-the...
Post Date: July 05, 2022
your children all summer can seem like a monumental task; there’s a reason why
parents give in and let their children become BFFs with YouTube. But living in
Longmont provides the unique ...
Post Date: June 21, 2022
One of the
most fabulous things about living in Colorado is that there’s something to do
around every corner. This is especially true in the summer. From trails to tee
times, ‘tis the season when the ...
Post Date: June 07, 2022
Owning a dog in an apartment isn’t as hard as
it may seem. While some pups are high energy and better suited for a house with
a yard, many breeds do just fine in smaller spaces. When it comes down to ...
Post Date: May 24, 2022
With so many concerts coming to Longmont, city
officials might consider renaming the town Songmont, at least until the summer
ends. Whether you’re a fan of old-school music, modern-day tunes, or all t...
Post Date: May 10, 2022
Of all the places in your home, chances are
your closet is among the most disorganized; no one sees it but you and there’s
no pressure to impress yourself with a tidy presentation. But a cluttered
Post Date: April 26, 2022
Spring has arrived, which means it’s
finally time to switch gears from woodsy accents and jewel tones to florals and
pastels. Decorating for spring is a fun way to add a little personality to your
Post Date: April 12, 2022
There are few readily available
ingredients that are as versatile as distilled white vinegar. It’s cheap, comes
in huge gallon jugs, and is widely used by cleaning professionals on just about
Post Date: March 29, 2022
Spring cleaning is the perfect time of year to
purge your home of extraneous stuff, donate items you’re no longer using, and
organize everything underneath the kitchen sink. But for those put-it-offer...
Post Date: March 03, 2022
The Colorado Front Range has enjoyed a
fair amount of snow lately, but warmer months will be here before we know it.
Boulder County makes the most of its sunniest months by hosting several outdoor
Post Date: February 17, 2022
Houseplants are a multi-talented addition to
your home. Not only do they purify the air, but they promote wellness, enhance
sleep, and help fend off viruses (possibly even COVID). Of course, houseplan...
Post Date: February 03, 2022
are red, violets are blue, February 14th is upon us, what the heck should
Day is not a day where you can rest on your laurels, trying to reap the
benefits from that romantic g...
Post Date: January 20, 2022
New Year’s resolutions are much
easier to keep when they involve things you want to do. Swapping out dieting
for traveling and resolving to feast on the sites rather than fill up on kale
is an inspiri...
Post Date: January 06, 2022
Keeping a bathroom clean is often difficult.
In fact, it’s not uncommon to have an apartment so clean that it sparkles but
with a bathroom that is off-limits until further notice. The reason is that
Post Date: December 16, 2021
Whether you fancy
yourself an interior designer or rely on Pinterest for your artistic
inspiration, decorating an apartment can feel like a challenge. Even so, décor
doesn’t need to be so daunting. Yo...
Post Date: December 02, 2021
For some people, walking in a winter wonderland is overrated. The
wind, the ice, the frostbite. They’d rather snuggle up in a blanket, grab a cup
of hot cocoa, and crack open a bestselling novel.If th...
Post Date: November 18, 2021
Longmont, Colorado is a beautiful town to
visit all year round, but it’s exceptionally spectacular during the holiday
season. Before the Christmas festivities begin, complete your shopping at one
Post Date: November 16, 2021
It’s the time of
the year to give thanks for all the best things in our lives. We are certainly
grateful for the chance to gather again and we’re also looking forward to
cooking up delicious, homemade...
Post Date: November 09, 2021
This fall, get in the spirit of all things autumnal with a
quick and easy apartment spruce-up. Charming, warm décor helps make your house
more of a home and gives you an excuse to host holiday parties...
Post Date: October 26, 2021
When October rolls around each year, we can’t help but get
excited for the chance to return to our childhoods, if only for a night. Second
to Christmas, Halloween is the second largest holiday in the ...
Post Date: October 12, 2021
year, we had to pack away our pumpkin picking dreams while the pandemic
lingered on. This year, we get to celebrate Autumn once again by visiting the numerous
farms around Boulder County. These L...
Post Date: September 28, 2021
Watching your cat
stalk around the living room, chase lizards outside, or leap eight feet into
the air to perch atop a platform is like watching lions in the savanna. Your
cat spends his or her day do...
Post Date: September 14, 2021
Back-to-school means early mornings, action packed days, high octane
brain activity, and really exhausted children (and parents). If ever there was
a time to simplify your meals, now is it. Here are a...
Post Date: August 24, 2021
As our lives get busy, our apartments
tend to fill up with items acquired along the way. It seems that most
Coloradans believe that one can never have too much outdoor or recreational
equipment, and o...
Post Date: August 10, 2021
Greenery is trending in interior design right now, but what is not trending are those tired looking, dying, and wilting plants. Here is a list of apartment-friendly houseplants that are sure to hold u...
Post Date: July 26, 2021
Summer is here and now is the perfect time to get out and support
Longmont small business owners. Here is a list of local gems that we love
frequenting.Sunflower FarmPack a picnic and head to Sunflowe...
Post Date: July 05, 2021
Starting a new workout regimen can be intimidating
for beginners. Sometimes the biggest hurdle is finding the right fitness plan
for you and the time and place to execute it. Fortunately, there are so...
Post Date: June 22, 2021
Colorado is known for its many dog-friendly activities. Our
beautiful state’s hiking trails, reservoirs, and dog parks provide ample play
space for our four-legged friends. Additionally, Longmont resi...
Post Date: June 08, 2021
Get your green thumb ready because planting
season is approaching and it’s time to enjoy homegrown horticulture all summer
long! Healthy vegetables, flavorful herbs, and fruit can be yours with a litt...
Post Date: May 25, 2021
Warming spring weather makes us want to fling open the
windows and welcome the fresh air in. While spring cleaning is certainly a
chore, it allows us to reset in time for one of Colorado’s best season...
Post Date: May 11, 2021
Longmont and the surrounding area have long been attracting
unique musicians to its venues. As our city grows and expands, its creative
industries are able to thrive. While live music was put on hold ...
Post Date: April 22, 2021
Spring brings so much more than melting snow and warm
weather – it offers the chance to start anew, reevaluate our lives, and move
forward with hope and optimism. Your home can reflect this exciting s...
Post Date: April 08, 2021
Regardless of whether you’re a homeowner or home renter,
spring cleaning is a must. Winter weather forces us to close the windows, crank
up the heat, and stay indoors – and for good reason. Warming te...
Post Date: March 25, 2021
Longmont, Colorado’s unique businesses and organizations are
consistently hosting cool events, both virtual and in-person. As we wait for warmer
weather and loosen COVID restrictions, Northern Colorad...
Post Date: March 11, 2021
Spring is just around the corner, ushering in
the new season of shopping in-person at Boulder County Farmers Market.
This network of farmers markets has a location in Longmont that will reopen on
Post Date: February 25, 2021
Decorating your living area provides an
opportunity to express your personality and create a space that feels like
home. If you’re living in an apartment home, you may be on the search for
Post Date: February 11, 2021
Winter is a beautiful time of year in
Colorado, so you may be looking forward to spending some time in the great
outdoors. If you’re on the search for outdoor winter activities near Longmont,
Post Date: January 28, 2021
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so you
may be on the search for fun ways to spend the day with your special someone.
Although the COVID-19 pandemic may mean that Valentine’s Day will be cel...
Post Date: January 14, 2021