When you are busy decking the halls and trimming the tree it's important to remember some tips to stay safe! There are 12,500 ER visits each year due to holiday accidents and 300 fires from Christmas trees! Keep in mind the following suggestions to keep your family safe and your holidays merry.
~If you are buying an artificial tree make sure it has a label stating that it is "Fire Resistant".
~If you will be getting a live tree check for freshness! If the needles break off easily and snap i... read more
What better way to start out my video-blogs than with a video about ways you can serve our Grand Junction community! A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog about November events not to miss in Grand Junction. Most of these events need volunteers, so if one sticks out to you, get in contact with the person in charge and see if they want any assistance! Check out my video below for a few other ways you can serve this holiday season!... read more
Western Slope Cowboy Gathering (Nov. 3-4)
This event features cowboy poetry and western singing including headliner Kristyn Harris (2016 Western Music Association Entertainer of the Year). This is a Coloradan-Western event not to miss!
Rim Rock Marathon (Nov. 4)
It’s not an easy feat to find a marathon in November, but this point-to-point race is in our beautiful home town and runs along Rim Rock Drive. This scenic marathon offers breath taking views of the monol... read more
Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch at Moon Farm
If you haven’t been to the Pumpkin Patch yet, you must go today or tomorrow! Moon Farm has a rabbit valley where you can hold the adorable bunnies, a themed corn maze, a cute country store, a haunted straw maze, hay rides, a petting zoo with the most adorable baby animals, a Spanish castle, and of course tons of pumpkins! This is a place you can keep your kids entertained for hours and come home with pumpkins to carve as a fun, family activity... read more
Fall is the time for pumpkin spice everything, but there are so many more recipes that give you the same warm cozy feeling and allow you to switch it up!
Even if it isn’t pumpkin, all things orange make me feel fall and this carrot cake is an easy, vegan recipe that tastes as good as it looks! The carrot harvest is plentiful this time of year, so make this moist cake with just 8 ingredients (that’s my kind of baking!)
If you are looking for an easy fall ... read more