There are a number of things to do in over winter break in Colorado Springs, and surrounding areas. Everything from beautiful hiking spots, a trip up to Pike's Peak, and more! Some places may take a couple of hours to get to, but are totally worth the trip. Here is a list of some of our favorite places, we've even thrown in some cool places to go shopping and grab a bite to eat!
October is the start of an awesome season. From Halloween and Veterans Day to Thanksgiving and Christmas, there is a lot to be celebrated. So why not start off with some treats? Try this delicious recipe for an awesome Halloween desert! Also, don’t forget to stop by West Edge and tour today!
What you’ll need:
1.1 (16 ounce) package of truffle brownie mix (can be found at Target, Trader Joes, etc…)
2.½ cup of butter, melted
3.2 eggs – large white eggs are recommended
4.½ cup pumpkin spice-flavored morsels (Nestle!)
5.2 tablespoons Halloween sprinkles, or to taste
How do you cook it? Just follow these quick and easy directions:
1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 8-inch baking pan with 2-inch sides.
2.Stir brownie mix, butter, and eggs together in a bowl until just blended. Stir in pumpkin spice morsels gently. Spread batter in the prepared pan.
3.Bake in the preheated oven until top is dry and edges have started to pull away from the sides of the pan, 25 to 30 minutes. Scatter sprinkles on top. Let cool before slicing and removing from the pan, about 30 minutes.
Want to know how the nutrition facts behind this sweet tooth desert? Check it out:
·197 mg sodium
Have a happy and safe Halloween and we hope you enjoy your holidays!
Well… it’s almost that time again… classes are starting and we’re all preparing for long nights of studying and even longer days of classes. However, you know what the best part about fall classes starting is? College Soccer is starting. Start your semester off strong so you don’t have to miss a game! As you move in to your new apartment make sure you know where all of your resources are on site such as computer labs, meeting rooms for studying, and gyms to work off the stress! Not so sure when home games are? Check it out:
1)Lubbock Christian – August 31, 2018 @ 7pm
2)Regis University – September 14, 2018 @ 5pm
3)Colorado School of Mines – September 16, 2018 @ 12pm
4)Adams State – September 28, 2018 @ 6pm
5)Colorado State Pueblo – September 30, 2018 @ 1pm
6)Colorado Christian – October 19, 2018 @ 6pm
7)MSU Denver – October 21, 2018 @ 1pm
8)South Dakota School of Mines – October 27, 2018 @ 11am
We look forward to seeing you all this fall! Don’t forget to sign your lease for fall 2019!