Category Archives: Big Little Town

Breaking One of my Rules

I avoid being political on my blog but it’s not because I don’t care or can’t be bothered with politics. It’s because this isn’t the idea of my blog. But I’m breaking my own rule just this once.  Last week … Continue reading

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#Throwbackthursday

It’s been about a year since I started blogging again, here is my first post on Yellowhousedays.com 

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Post Office Art

  Isn’t this beautiful? It’s a WPA mural at the Valentine USPS station in downtown Loveland. It’s a beautiful depiction of the industry in and around Loveland 70 years ago. The artist didn’t go on to become as famous as … Continue reading

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My Sweetheart City

Loveland is called both “The Gateway to the Rockies” and “The Sweetheart City”. Its name reflects the quality of life we enjoy in this part of the state when a Gallup poll named it as number 5 in the country … Continue reading

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The year’s end: Autumn turns to winter at The Yellow House

Usually we have our first snow on Halloween but this year we didn’t have snow until well into November. Our long Indian Summer was rewarded with an unusual cold snap and we had no degrees for several days in mid … Continue reading

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July, August, September

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Mid summer my favorite time of the year! It was quiet around the house with Piper and Mr. C gone. Brother and I settled into an easy rhythm of shared suppers. A lot of the time he and Gracie were … Continue reading

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Building Community

My friends, family, and coworkers were a bit surprised when I left Denver—a place I had lived for most of my adult life—to start a life where I knew three people. But it felt like the right thing to do. … Continue reading

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