Shopping & Cooking for One

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Each of the residences at the Cottages of Fort Collins boasts outstanding modern kitchens that are sure to inspire new cooking concoctions. Our rooms feature new and upgraded appliances, ample counter spaces, and plenty of room for you to move about to mix, bake, and create delicious culinary treats. Of course, if you are new to cooking, planning out meals … Read More

Cozy Cafes in Fort Collins

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Coffee shops and college students go together like peanut butter and jelly. Especially in cold winter college towns like Fort Collins. Cafes are places where you can study in comfort with easy caffeine access to keep you going plus they’re a great place to meet and linger with new and old friends. But if you’re new to town, you might … Read More

Join the Onsite Zumba Class

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As part of your residency at The Cottages of Fort Collins, you enjoy full access to the onsite multi-purpose exercise room. This room boasts a variety of equipment including spin bikes and medicine balls. It’s also where skilled instructors host and lead a variety of fitness classes, including regular Zumba sessions. Zumba is a fun dance-based fitness class that started in … Read More

3 Fort Collins Date Night Ideas

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So you’ve got yourself a honey and you want to take them out. The only problem is you’re broke but you’re still trying to impress. Never fear, we’re here! Check out the following list of affordable, fun, and unique places in Fort Collins to take your shorty out: 3 Of Our Favorite Fort Collins Date Night Ideas Knock down the … Read More

What To Do When You Hate Your Roommate

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What To Do When You Hate Your Roommate

Loud music, constant guests, and a sink full of dirty dishes are just a few of the frustrating issues you might run into with your roommate. Living with someone else is hard and navigating this new social dynamic isn’t something they teach you in high school. If you’ve found yourself saddled with a roommate whose habits you hate or whose … Read More

Managing College Stress

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Managing College Stress

College life requires considerably more effort than high school. Here, there are no parents waking you up, no hallway monitors ensuring you get to class on time, and few teachers willing to offer plush extra-credit assignments to beef up your grades. The more demanding work and instructors are designed to keep you motivated and help you succeed here and in … Read More

4 Things to Do in Fort Collins During Winter Break

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Fall semester has come to an end and you’ve sent in your final report. You’re ready to step outside the library halls of CSU, but where to go? If this is your first winter in Fort Collins, then you might be wondering what’s there to do over winter break. The answer is, a ton! Fort Collins is renown for its … Read More

DIY Gifting

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Finding the right gift for family, friends, and roommates isn’t always easy. Nor is it always cheap. Gift giving is something of an art, an important art, but an art none the less. This is one of the reasons why we think DIY or handmade gifting is so great. Handmade gifts are personal and while they may or may not … Read More