Author: pr@D3r@2018

Tucked along the rolling hills between Castle Rock and Parker, Colorado, is a welcoming community where families enjoy room to breathe—and spacious custom homes to match. At the heart of the Pradera community is its award-winning golf course, designed by Jim Engh. The Club at Pradera is a space where members come together to enjoy a luxurious home away from home, prestige without the pretense....Read More
It’s that time of year again, when the weather is crisp; the leaves are changing; and ghouls, goblins, and witches roam the streets—at least on October 31 they do! Although alternatives to nighttime trick or treating have grown in popularity in recent years, the age-old event remains a mainstay for this spooky holiday. This Halloween, keep the following in mind for a safe and successful...Read More
Ready to tee up under a vibrant blue spring sky? Make memories watching the kids hunt for Easter eggs with neighbors? Release tension and get your heart pumping with a game of tennis? Residents at Pradera enjoy these activities and more at the community’s centerpiece, The Club at Pradera. A welcoming atmosphere featuring prestige without the pretense, the club is a hotspot for pleasure in...Read More
Grab your day planner: Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Day is coming up fast—Wednesday, February 17, to be exact. Are you new to the concept of this celebratory day? Established around fifteen years ago, this annual event provides the inspiration we all need to help make the world a better place, one good deed at a time. This year, Denver-based RAK Foundation—the small nonprofit with...Read More
We’ve all done it: packed a bookshelf to its edges until it’s bursting with books, magazines, games . . . you name it. But did you know there’s a better way?  Interior designers in recent years have helped shed light on the incredible power bookshelves have to bring style to one’s home. In short, less is more: more interesting, more impactful, and more aesthetically pleasing. ...Read More
The holiday season is upon us—hooray! Have you decorated your home yet? This year, consider making a homemade wreath. In styles limited only by the imagination, wreaths can adorn your front door or stream from exterior windows. They can serve as the focal point above your mantle or cascade down your pantry door. From simple and traditional to artsy and extravagant, wreaths deliver eye-catching beauty...Read More
It’s November, and you know what that means: Thanksgiving! In this special time of year we’re reminded to focus on that for which we are grateful, and this year’s celebration is no different. In fact, with all the craziness that we’ve experienced in 2020, it is perhaps more critical to embrace an attitude of gratitude this holiday season. Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude Research shows...Read More
For many people, their homes are their greatest assets. This includes owners of stunning custom homes in Colorado’s Pradera community. And there’s one thing savvy homeowners have in common: they know that home insurance is vital for protecting one’s largest investment. But because home insurance isn’t flashy or exciting, it often falls in the category of “out of sight, out of mind.” This fall, set...Read More
We can all agree life looks a little different these days, and back to school is no exception. August is typically a time of gathering school supplies, refreshing our kiddos’ wardrobes, and planning healthy meals for lunchtime. This year, the COVID-19 pandemic and its associated restrictions will require families to take a new approach to education. For most, this means starting the year in a...Read More
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