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Living in Southern Colorado part 2

Cactus Flower……closing the gate…….tumbling tumble weeds……yard art…….antique tractor collections…….front porches………mesas……..rock gardens……chicks and hens…..tamales……..green chili…..HARP……..indoor herbs…..wild turkeys…..wind…..barbed wire….real boots…..finding antlers………the old store……..knowing the natives…….watching for UFO’s…….twilight………cloud formations…….duck races……..town signs……..farmers…….ranchers……..One movie theater……dudes…….real cowboys……barber polls……..town parades 4 times a year….stocking the fridge and cabinets in case…….making sure you have everything before you leave town for home…..keeping a winter coat and flashlight in the car all the time….not far is more or less an hours drive….hitting deer with the car……Jackson Hill………the old ski area………avoiding Hard Scrabble with weekend bikers……Historical makers……..wondering what that once was…..100 year old cemeteries…….old mines………avoiding hunters on the road……wondering how they … Click For More

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The Colorado Lifestyle

Realtors and real estate agents are continually being coached about not selling a property but selling a lifestyle. For me it’s been difficult to get a real grasp on how to sell a lifestyle. It’s easy to say come visit the Royal Gorge Bridge or go rafting down the Arkansas river but thoseĀ  are things to do they areĀ  not a life style. Today while contemplating how to sell a lifestyle I stopped at the Arkansas River Walk on Ash Street in Canon City. It’s a comfort to me to stop and look at the river. I pass it or … Click For More

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