Category Archives: Greetings from the Guppy

Thanks for filling our Tank!

The Two Chicks are on our way home writing from Macy’s – our favorite coffee shop in Flagstaff. We have driven 2,500 miles over 4 states, visited 16 communities, gathered 17 hours of video and filled two notebooks full of … Continue reading

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It Grows as it Goes…

Ramada Patio Crescit eundo, translated from Latin, it means “it grows as it goes” and is the New Mexico State slogan and could also be the perfect mantra for Tres Placitas del Rio, the last community we visited on our … Continue reading

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A Touch of Grace

Common House Our visit to ElderGrace Friday morning was spontaneous and unplanned. We hadn’t planned to visit this community, because in the intentional communities website, it is listed as forming. However, when we were at Commons, we were told that … Continue reading

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An Uncommon Beauty

We sat down with Karin Roth, a sixty something resident at The Commons on the Alameda on a gorgeous afternoon in Sante Fe. There was some set up going on around us as people prepared for the community supper, something … Continue reading

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The Heart of the Matter at Heartwood

From Colorado Springs we took the seven hour scenic drive through the mountains to our next destination in Bayfield. We got there after dark finding the dirt road into Heartwood–thank god for Donna’s GPS system on her iphone! We let … Continue reading

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Growing a Great Urban Community

We are getting a rainy reprieve on our first day in New Mexico. The change of setting and weather is letting us relax and enjoy the company of my good friend Luisa Kolker. We are entering the final stretch of … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life at Highline Crossing

Common House It took us a while to find Highline Crossing in Littleton a suburb of Denver. It’s like a little gem tucked in a business park with office buildings and many beige-colored apartments. The community started in 1995 and … Continue reading

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