Here you can see some examples of people who hate density. In my opinion, they are very misguided and selfish.Continue reading Boulder Anti-Growth Hypocrisy Proliferates on Nextdoor
Let’s consider Boulder’s city council candidates and how they feel about growth. The candidate’s positions fall on a spectrum of wanting intelligent growth, not wanting growth and some who would like to shrink Boulder, eliminate jobs, and preserve the town for the privileged elites who’ve made it here. Anti-density politicians who claim to care about the environment are the most hypocritical drivers of city policy.
In the decade I’ve lived in Boulder, my small business has grown to twenty people. Not all of us can afford to live where we work. There are some who consider my business to be part of the problem. But being lucky enough to live in Boulder has transformed my preferences, from tolerating being stuck in my car for hours a day, to finding the benefits of choosing to ride my bike rather than drive. Many of my currently commuting co-workers would like to be able to live like this.Continue reading Boulder’s Sustainable Future is at Stake in November’s Election
Love our Colorado Fauna! The flora ain’t so bad either.
Mom and baby Mtn. Lion at 2:11 is the greatest.
And a mountain lion family I managed to capture myself last year
Note the 3rd lion at 0:19
Got to the top of this great little peak. 1Hr Hike, 1.4 miles, 500 feet elevation gain/loss, Max elevation 8912 ft
It’s an easy climb, south facing so there is plenty of sunlight to make it pleasant. Continue reading Sugarloaf Mountain
Shot this at the creek today. Hey, I can edit video! Who knew?
We loved our local Prairie Dog, he was our neighbor, and we would often leave veggies outside his burrow. He was the Puxatony Phil of our little community. Maybe we fattened him up too much, maybe he got lazy, because today he got killed by an Eagle. We will be sad to see him go. This Eagle took him and was in the process of eating him while a magpie tried to get in on the meal:
Unfortunately the birds flew off before I could get any closer. Only these two pictures (cropped at maximum zoom) came out. Continue reading A Giant Eagle Killed Our Local Prairie Dog