Arnica Gel – Gets rid of Bruises FAST!

Arnica Gel – Gets rid of Bruises FAST!

A typical bruise takes 14 days, with Arnica gel, it was gone in only 6 days! Arninca Gel works to relieve Muscle Pain & Stiffness, as well as swelling from injuries and bruises. A typical Bruise healing timeline: When you first get a bruise, it’s kind of reddish as the blood appears under the skin. … Continue reading

itchy itchy!

itchy itchy!

We decided to take our dog to the park, she decided to get dirty.  This was smelly black mud, she rolled and rolled and got all nice and dirty…then got very itchy.  She rolled and rolled down the hill.

Hike – Manitou Incline (Hard)

Hike – Manitou Incline (Hard)

Manitou Incline In 1907 the Manitou Incline was a 1 mile cable tram built to support the construction of a hydroelectric plant and it’s waterline.  It was then purchased by Dr. Brumbach and turned into a tourist attraction.  He offered a 16 minute ride to 10 miles of hiking trails in Mount Manitou Park, and … Continue reading

Movie Review: A Most Wanted Man (2014)

Movie Review: A Most Wanted Man (2014)

When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg’s Islamic community, laying claim to his father’s ill-gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man’s true identity.  Released: Jul 25, 2014 … Continue reading

Recipe: Eggplant & Spinach Lasagne Spirals

Recipe: Eggplant & Spinach Lasagne Spirals

Ingredients 3 pounds plum tomatoes, halved lengthwise 5 tablespoons olive oil 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil 2 pounds Asian or baby Italian eggplants, halved crosswise, then cut lengthwise into slices slightly less than 1/4 inch thick … Continue reading

Hike – Boulder Flatirons (Easy – Moderate)

Hike – Boulder Flatirons (Easy – Moderate)

Flatirons Vista Trail is a loop leading out from the trailhead westward through open stands of ponderosa pine before the junction with Doudy Draw Trail. Prairie Vista (0.9 mile) connects with Flatirons Vista South and offers visitors an opportunity to do a shorter loop back to the trailhead. Doudy Draw Trail descends from the western … Continue reading

Hike – Maxwell Falls (Moderate)

Hike – Maxwell Falls (Moderate)

Maxwell Falls was a great hike to do with the family.  It was easy enough for the kids to keep up and the dogs had little streams they could drink from and cool off in.  There are a few different entrances to this one but we decided to do Lower Maxwell Falls.  About half way … Continue reading