May 11, 2016

May is a great time to aerate and fertilize your lawn. Plant cool-season grass seed. Plant your vegetables after the danger of frost has passed. Warm season crops such as tomatoes, peppers, beans, squash, cucumbers and eggplant prefer a week of at least 50 degrees or a...

April 28, 2016

May 11, 2016, the Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center will have an Express Childbirth Session class from 5:30 pm - 8 pm. The Express class highlights important information about childbirth, comfort measures, interventions and breastfeeding - in a condensed ver...

April 25, 2016


Spring is here! Come enjoy some wonderful music this Friday and Sunday.


Friday's Concert:

Mt. Heights Baptist Church

28290 CR 317

Buena Vista

Fri., April 29 - 7 pm


Sunday's Concert

First Presbyterian Church

7 Poncha Blvd. 


Sun., May 1 - 3 pm

April 11, 2016

If you are a parent or caregiver, you have asked that question.  The Chaffee County Early Childhood Council is sponsoring a great seminar to address this question. Make plans to attend!


Creating Effective Behavior Plans:

A training for parents and service providers

  • H...

March 24, 2016

He is not here, He has risen! Just as He said! Matt. 28:6


That is the true meaning of Easter. While the colored eggs, candy, baskets and new clothes are very exciting, they do not define Easter. Celebrate this most important day with your loved ones. 

February 4, 2016

Despite modern conveniences, some aspects of laundry never change. You still need a clothespin on your nose when you peel apart the teenager's socks. And kids still leave all sorts of junk in their pockets. Men still carry nails and the wing nut from last year's lawn m...

January 25, 2016

It is not easy making sure the kiddos eat properly. Here are some tips from the Mayo Clinic on healthy snacks for children. 


Healthy Snacks for Kids


Here are the tips, but make sure to read the article for more information.


1. Keep junk food out of the house

2. Go for t...

January 4, 2016

Sanctity of Human Life Sunday is on January 17 this year. Start your morning off by eating a delectable breakfast prepared by the Knights of Columbus at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Buena Vista, Colorado. Breakfast is served between 7:30-11 a.m. and includes pan...

November 30, 2015


Keep the Family Focused on Christmas


The holidays are hectic and it is difficult to keep focused on the true meaning of Christmas. Here are a couple of ideas for the family.


  1. Have a large calendar in a central place in the house. Everyone (including kids) writes wh...

March 6, 2015

You love your children deeply.  You want the best for them.  You think night and day about their nutrition, schoolwork and adequate