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WESTERLY WHAT’S ALL THE BUZZ? BRIE FOWLER
Have you heard the buzz about Westerly, the new, one-of-a-kind neighborhood in Erie? Westerly is a meticulously planned 400-acre community, featuring approximately 1,200 homes with diverse designs within a traditional neighborhood setting, creating the perfect environment to enjoy a life well lived. Westerly is rooted in the visionary ideas of Tim Downey, founder and CEO of Southern Land Company (the developer of Westerly). Mr. Downey has long admired the Walt Disney Company and the magical experiences it creates for people; and early in his life, he developed a deep appreciation for well-designed, classic neighborhoods from the past that evoke feelings of community and comfort, like Cherry Creek in Denver and Highland Park in Texas. Drawing inspiration from Disney and iconic neighborhoods, as well as his own experience growing up in small-town Farmington, Michigan, Mr. Downey believed new neighborhoods could— and should—offer timelessly beautiful places and truly special experiences. This belief, paired with an immersive, multi-year study of the Erie community, ultimately led Southern Land Company to conceptualize—and now realize—Westerly. Westerly opened to homeowners earlier this year, and it’s already easy to observe the level of thought put into every part of the community. For instance, when planning the layout of Westerly, the design team at Southern Land Company made sure that each park within the community offers views of Longs Peak, no matter where you are standing in the parks. Additionally, while Southern Land Company’s homebuilding group, SLC Homes, is one of the homebuilders in Westerly, the company selected two other accomplished homebuilders with Colorado roots—Brightland Homes and McStain Neighborhoods—to help make Westerly a reality. Together, the three builders deliver carefully constructed, design-centric homes that boast high-end materials, elegant finishes, contemporary conveniences, and gorgeous, intentional landscaping. This approach creates a sense of unity yet variety within the neighborhood.
So, what are some of the specific highlights of Westerly beyond exceptional homes? 1. Upon completion, there will be more than 100 acres of undeveloped open space and trails within the community, offering residents room to explore and enjoy the natural surroundings of Colorado and the active lifestyles we all pursue. 2. Residents will enjoy the convenience and walkability of the planned village center, which will include a mixture of restaurants, shops, and services within approximately 35,000 square feet of commercial space. 3. The main hub in the community will be Westerly Waypoint, a premier amenity center, complete with a resort-style pool, hot tub, fire pits, fitness studio, remote workspaces, and community rooms. The indoor space for community gathering and activities will be approximately 5,000 square feet! Westerly Waypoint will make daily life more convenient and enjoyable by providing opportunities for an active and healthy lifestyle for its residents. 4. There will be a full-time community lifestyle manager who will develop lifestyle programs and activities at Westerly Waypoint and throughout the community, including Westerly’s Village Green, where additional outdoor fitness classes, special events, and social activities have already started. 5. Twenty-five acres within Westerly will be set aside as the site of a new St. Vrain Valley School District middle school, which will be highly walkable for students. As a lifelong Coloradan and Erie resident, I am particularly excited about Westerly’s debut and all that is to come. Thoughtful development matters now more than ever, especially as Erie continues to grow. Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Downey and others on the Southern Land Company team, and I visited a collection of Southern Land Company’s masterplanned communities that were launched decades ago and are thriving today. They are remarkably beautiful and vibrant, with striking streetscapes and open spaces, timeless architecture, and active, engaged residents. They are proof that Mr. Downey and his team create extraordinary places, and now Westerly joins the ranks. I am excited to continue sharing about Westerly as a realtor, a Westerly Broker Ambassador, and a soon-to-be Westerly resident!
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INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 pound Italian sausage, casing removed 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 medium sweet onion, diced 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 4 cups chicken stock 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (9-ounce) package refrigerated three cheese tortellini ½ bunch kale, stems removed and leaves chopped 1/3 cup heavy cream 3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil DIRECTIONS Heat olive oil in a large stockpot or Dutch oven over medium heat. Add Italian sausage and cook until browned, about 3-5 minutes, making sure to crumble the sausage as it cooks; drain excess fat. Stir in garlic, onion and Italian seasoning. Cook, stirring frequently, until onions have become translucent, about 2-3 minutes; season with salt and pepper, to taste. Whisk in flour until lightly browned, about 1 minute. Gradually whisk in chicken stock and tomato sauce. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until reduced and slightly thickened, about 10 minutes. Stir in tortellini; cover and cook until tender, about 5-7 minutes. Stir in kale until wilted, about 1-2 minutes. Stir in heavy cream and basil until heated through, about 1 minute; season with salt and pepper, to taste. Serve immediately.
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FROM YOUR NOSE TO YOUR TOES, HOW YOU BREATHE MATTERS! Kimmie Herrera, BSDH, RDH, Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist
Your mouth should be used for eating, not for breathing. The healthcare community has become increasingly aware of the benefits of nasal breathing. Not only is nasal breathing good for your cardiovascular health, it also supports a stronger immune system and healthier body. But, if your nose is congested or inflamed, it makes it more challenging to breathe through it, especially in Colorado’s dry climate. You should be regularly clearing and cleaning your nose so you can use it for optimal breathing. Within your nose, you have a filtration system that cleans 90% of pathogens (bacteria, viruses, fungi, allergens, etc.) and humidifies the air as it passes through. Cleaner and more moisturized air is what the lungs need. If you breathe through your mouth, you are missing that natural filtration system and forcing your tonsils to filter more than they are capable of, and forcing your lungs to work harder than they need to. Another important function of nasal breathing is the production of nitric oxide, a gas produced in the paranasal sinuses that helps lower blood pressure and improve oxygen delivery throughout the body. Most people have a consistent oral hygiene routine, so why not include nasal hygiene as part of that routine morning and night? Clearing out the congestion by nose blowing is an easy first step, but there are other techniques that can help loosen the congestion and get more debris out of your nose. Humidity helps to loosen the congestion, so blowing your nose (one nostril at a time) right after a hot shower or bath is even more effective. Using other products to flush out the congestion is also very helpful, like a Neti-Pot or a Neil Med nasal cleansing bottle. It is best to follow the instructions provided for those products to ensure safety and efficiency. If you would not eat through your nose, then you should not be breathing through your mouth. Keep your immune system and body strong by maximizing your ability to nasal breathe!
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Vista Lash LASH ARTIST AND MORE Vista Lash is passionate about result-driven skin care and quality lashes to help you look and feel your very best! Knowing the right technique is only part of the process. Whether you come in for a full set of lash extensions, a facial or peel, or a wax, your happiness is of utmost importance!
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Janette Elder, LMT, LE has been practicing holistic bodywork for over 20 years. Her massage practice focuses on treating chronic and acute pain conditions using a variety of manual modalities, and working with her clients to support their overall health and well-being. In 2020 she completed 600 hours of training and licensing requirements to become a Licensed Esthetician and added skin care, lashes and waxing to her list of self-care offerings for her clients. "As your skin care professional, I'll help you develop an easy and effective skin care routine you can follow at home and offer in-office procedures to boost results and give you the naturally beautiful skin you deserve." -Janette Elder, LMT LE
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Eat Sleep Play Meditate, the 4 Pillars of Health and Beyond Identify and reverse chronic symptoms such as low immunity, fatigue, pain Rebalance gut bacteria for easy digestion and elimination Exercise sustainably for optimal health and longevity Soothe your nervous system with meditation for long-term healing Martha Walker is a Wellness Coach utilizing Bioscan Technology to unravel your chronic illness and parasitic infections. She relies on her expertise in nutrition, personal training, yoga and meditation to help clients overcome their nagging symptoms.
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The Gift of Knowledge
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THE GIFT OF KNOWLEDGE
“Knowledge is the greatest gift in life.” -L. Frank Baum If you are looking for educational services, look no further than your own backyard. Erie has so much to offer! Teachers Who Tutor Teachers Who Tutor is a teacher created organization designed to help students become academically confident and to nurture life-long learners. Their certified teachers deliver superior one-on-one instruction to help students gain academic confidence. They have over 70 tutors on their team that support students grades K-12 in all subject areas. Brittany McKinsey and Lauren Griffith, owners of Teachers Who Tutor, started the company because they saw a need for tutoring support in the community. Class sizes continue to grow and the curriculum in school is fast-paced. The one-on-one tutoring approach can do wonders for students. TeachersWhoTutor.biz Collegiate Crossings Collegiate Crossing’s mission is to empower young adults to make a difference in their communities. By providing expert college planning, they help students who might fall through the cracks leverage the power of postsecondary education to create opportunities they would not otherwise have. Collegiate Crossings began out of the need to support high school counselors, students and families. Collegiate Crossings was designed to help alleviate the counselor’s caseload and focus specifically on college planning. It also began with the intent on serving low-income and first-generation students. collegiatecrossings.com Erie Uplink Erie UpLink is a charitable organization committed to linking Erie families with resources to fulfill their basic life needs, including connecting Erie families with opportunities to be of service to one another. Our non-profit organization was founded in 2011 by three Erie moms who witnessed needs that were going unmet in our town. Knowing that Erie is a community with a real heart to care for one another, they formed Erie UpLink as a “link” between those who have a need and those who desire to give. Erie Uplink supports Erie students by providing Tiger Packs filled with food for long breaks from school as well as educational support for qualifying needs. erieuplink.org
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Keeping Your Family Pets
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Full Service Veterinary Hospital Traditional & Alternative Medicine • Pain Management Family Owned & Operated
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PETS AS GIFTS Jaime Bessko The holiday season is upon us and its that time of year when many people will be giving animals as gifts. Receiving a pet as a gift can either be a dream come true or an eventual nightmare. There are common scenarios that contribute to the success or failure of giving pets as gifts for the holidays. A few tips to consider: If you’re getting a new pet for your family for the holidays, make sure that everyone is in agreement about who will be responsible to take care of the animal. Most of the responsibilities will fall on the adults in the home. Just because you want to surprise your kids with a pet, does not mean they are ready for the responsibility to care for the animal. If the children cannot fulfill their daily animal care responsibilities, the adults need to step in and take over. If the adults are on board with that plan, then go ahead and get the pet for their kids. Don’t expect children to follow through on their commitments or make the animal a priority in their life. As long as the child is still a minor, the adults need to be actively involved in the animal’s welfare. Only surprise your girlfriend or boyfriend with a pet if you are both in agreement and have discussed getting a specific animal together in the near future. Even so, some people want to be involved in selecting their next pet, so surprising a loved one can sometimes backfire .Take a realistic account of how much time you have to commit to your new pet. Some animals are much more maintenance than others. Choose a pet that fits with your lifestyle, schedule and most importantly, your ENERGY LEVEL. If you’re adding a canine friend, be sure to select a dog that has LESS ENERGY that you. In my experience, that seems to be the largest contributing factor towards either a fulfilling or frustrating relationship. There are many animals in local shelters and rescues that are perfectly healthy, ideal companions and are waiting for the right home. Some of my fondest memories include getting new pets and sharing wonderful moments with them. I hope these tips help you in creating beautiful holiday memories and long-lasting loving relationships!
Jaime Bessko lives in Erie, Colorado with her husband, 2 boys, 3 dogs and 2 cats. She’s a dog trainer and the owner of ERIE DOG CO. Jaime’s philosophy on working with dogs is to communicate clearly, be consistent, praise your dog and HAVE FUN! Some of her favorite pastimes are hiking, snowboarding, painting, reading and enjoying Phish. Jaime can be reached at https://eriedogco.com
THE BIG PICTURE: WE CARE ABOUT YOUR PETS. • FULL SERVICE VETERINARY CARE • TRADITIONAL & ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE • PAIN MANAGEMENT • SURVEILLANCE SCREENING • ESTABLISHED 2002 • WELLNESS EXAMS • SURGICAL CARE: ORTHOPEDIC & SOFT TISSUE • DENTAL CARE • MICROCHIPPING • ACUPUNCTURE • NUTRITION AND WEIGHT LOSS • LASER THERAPY • PREVENTATIVE CARE • REHABILITATION • HYDROTHERAPY
At CCAPM Veterinary Care Center, we care about your pets almost as much as you do. That’s why we offer a FULL RANGE of services for both cats and dogs. It’s not always easy to tell when your pet isn’t feeling himself, and unlike humans, pets don’t always complain when they’re sick. With our extensive experience helping pets prevent and alleviate their pain, we are trained to detect pain earlier. We provide compassionate, individualized health care with emphasis on the wellness of your pet’s entire body in mind.
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THANKSGIVING FEAST & HOLIDAY CUPCAKE/COOKIE DECORATING CLASSES Join us for a delightful and mouthwatering “Thanksgiving Feast Cupcake Decorating Extravaganza”! In this special class, you’ll learn to transform plain cupcakes into edible works of art that celebrate the flavors and spirit of Thanksgiving. Get Tickets $50.00 – $60.00 Sugar Bloom Cookie Studio 303.284.5624 14663 Orchard Pkwy Unit 400, Westminster
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LAWS CHOPHOUSE Law’s Chophouse, a modern American restaurant has been serving up delicious meals in the Westminster neighborhood for more than 25 years. Their approach is simple. Great food. Great service. Their technique is creative with the flair of fine dining but the comfort of home. Come into Law’s Chophouse to taste some of their incredible, seasonal menu items as well as one of their unique cocktails or a glass from their notable wine list. 14694 Orhard Parkway Suite 700 Westminster, CO 80023 lawschophouse.com
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Welcome to Westerly, a new hometown with wide-open spaces and sunlit gathering places. Where timeless architecture, tree-lined lanes, pocket parks and pedestrian trails feel like home, like never before. HOMES FROM THE UPPER $500’s TO $1.5 MILLION
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