Family in town

Sorry, it's a quiet week here on I have family in town this week on vacation, and they're keeping me pretty busy.

Boulder, Colorado in the 1800s - Very few trees alvin March 17, 2018 - 9:03am

A lot of people don’t believe it when they come to the Boulder, Colorado area, but there were very few, if any, trees in Boulder and other towns like Louisville naturally. As you can see in this image from the 1800s, there are a few trees on the left side of the image, which is west, and closer to the mountains. Louisville, Colorado is east of here.

This image comes from the City of Boulder Facebook page.

It’s going to be a White Christmas alvin December 24, 2017 - 4:26pm

It’s going to be a white Christmas here in the Boulder/Broomfield, Colorado area, ho ho ho.

A little snow in the big mountains alvin December 15, 2017 - 2:19pm

There’s a little snow in the big mountains to the west and northwest of Boulder, Colorado.