Bullet Journal Spreads for Better Organization

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Bullet journals are amazing physical tools that help users to better track the best, organize the present, and plan for the future. And to do it a way that is beautiful, flexible, and fun to use. Bullet journals really help users get organized — which makes them a strong choice for those who have a new year’s goal of being … Read More

Last LAST Minute Studying Techniques

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Most guides to last minute studying techniques are a bit coy on timing. They may say last minute, but their schedule really suggests starting out a week before. While yes, this should absolutely be advisable, there are times when due diligence wasn’t possible and you wake up suddenly realizing you have just one day to cram for that Biology final you’ve been putting out. … Read More

DIY Gifts to Fill Your Christmas Lists

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Christmas is fast approaching and so if you haven’t already, now is the time to wrap those final presents for friends and roommates. What’s that now? You’ve got someone on your list you don’t know what to get? Or maybe you have money and time constraints to consider? In either scenario, the following is a quick list of some great … Read More

Health Tips: Getting Into Running

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When you live at the Cottages of Fort Collins, you get to enjoy access to a ton of exciting amenities, like the central resort pool that’s a big hit come the hot days of summer. But now that the weather has cooled off, swimming is likely the last thing on your mind. Instead, why not take a look into the … Read More

5 Ghoulish Halloween Food Ideas

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5 Ghoulish Food Ideas for Halloween

Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party or going to a Halloween party, providing some tasty season-themed treats will always be welcome. You can have all the costumes, music, and games, but the real hero of the night is going to be the one who brings the food. After all, partying works up an appetite! The following is a quick look … Read More

Colorado’s Best Fall Hikes with Waterfalls

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Colorado's Best Fall Hikes with Waterfalls

The early weeks of October are hands down some of the best for heading out enjoying Colorado’s trails. This is when our region’s dense aspen groves change colors from green to a brilliant gold and orange. October is also when the weather gets cooler and all the summer tourists have gone and the winter snowboard and skiing tourists have yet … Read More

Bike Trails Near the Cottages

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You know what they say, location is everything and here at the Cottages of Fort Collins you’re certainly in a great location! We’re close to a ton of things like restaurants, parks, and the university itself. Of course, sometimes your feet likely itch and you want to go further than just a couple blocks. If you have a bike, one … Read More

Get in on Fall Gardening

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Just because you live in an apartment means you have to give up on your green thumb. Here at the Cottages of Fort Collins, our residents have several great options for experimenting with vegetable and herb growing. Our first-floor apartments have large porches with plenty of sunlight while second-floor patios likewise have big patios. You can also talk to our … Read More