Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Celebrate one year of podcasts, offline outdoors apps, Ring the Peak Trail

August 2, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Celebrate one year of podcasts, offline outdoors apps, Ring the Peak Trail

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

It’s the one year anniversary of the Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast! Bob and co-host Kevin talk about their favorite episodes over the past year. Also, cell phone apps that work off-line, a new project on the Ring the Peak Trail and more. Website mentioned in this podcast: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/lists/of...

How to Start a Brewery in Colorado Springs with Steve Stowell

August 1, 2017 1 min to read

How to Start a Brewery in Colorado Springs with Steve Stowell

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Steve Stowell is a Nationally Certified Beer Judge, and a Certified Cicerone, the second in Colorado Springs. He has been brewing beer for seven years and has just retired from 20 years in the  Army as a Special Forces Officer. Steve is now the owner of Triple S Brewing Company, sharing a multitude of craft beer flavors with Colora...

How to Assist Veterans Experiencing Homelessness with Kristen Bailey

August 1, 2017 1 min to read

How to Assist Veterans Experiencing Homelessness with Kristen Bailey

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Kristen Bailey is a Colorado native who now works as the Outreach Specialist and Volunteer Coordinator for the Homes for All Veterans Program of Rocky Mountain Human Services. She attended the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, and earned a bachelor’s degree in Sociology in 2011. After graduating, she became interested i...

Easy Vegan: Protein from Plants

August 1, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Protein from Plants

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 94 of Easy Vegan: Where do you get your protein? How much do you need? Your questions answered! You’ve heard the question. You’ve asked the question. “Where do you get your protein?” Registered Holistic Nutritionist Heather Nicholds has the answers, and delicious protein-rich recipes, in ...

Reality Check, Approval Voting, Voting Suppression, Who Is Running?

July 31, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, Approval Voting, Voting Suppression, Who Is Running?

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss another alternate voting method:  Approval Voting.  It’s much easier than Rank Choice Voting.  It’s biggest drawback is that it doesn’t have a ‘catchy’ name.  The Voting Integrity Commission is up and running.  Sadly, Colorado is one of the states cooperating with it.  Thanks W...

Council Matters:

July 31, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters:

Category : Council Matters

They’re at it again – discussing things you won’t hear at council meetings. Tom & Bill discuss Red Light cameras (being considered by Chief Carey). Plus: Should council put recreational marijuana to a vote? There’s a lot crammed into this 40 minute segment with Colorado Springs city councilors Bill Murray ...

A Fresh Take on Berries

July 27, 2017 0 min to read

A Fresh Take on Berries

Category : A Fresh Take

Chef Stevie is at it again. Today’s episode, will it be spices? No! Vegetables? No! Wine? Definitely not! Chocolate? No! It’s berries! Lots, and Lots of berries. Strawberries, blue berries, raspberries, loganberries, and the list goes on. Chef Stevie says you should eat the berries and not drink them. 2017 07 24 https://f...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Hiking Barr Trail, the Manitou Incline, what it takes to buy a new backpack & more

July 26, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Hiking Barr Trail, the Manitou Incline, what it takes to buy a new backpack & more

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and Kevin talk about hiking to Barr Trail, doing the Manitou Incline, Hammock Camping, what it takes to buy the proper backpack, and more. Links for some topics discussed on this podcast: Hammocking: www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice…ng-responsibly.html Heizer Trail info: https://www.csindy.com/coloradosprings/dont-want-to-pay-...

Easy Vegan: Eric C. Lindstrom is The Skeptical Vegan

July 25, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Eric C. Lindstrom is The Skeptical Vegan

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 93 of Easy Vegan: Eric C. Lindstrom went from notorious meat-eater to vegan overnight. In his funny and informative new book The Skeptical Vegan: My Journey from Notorious Meat Eater to Tofu-Munching Vegan – dubbed a vegan “survival guide” –  he shares what he’s learned. Also ava...

Council Matters: Public Safety July 24 2017

July 24, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Public Safety July 24 2017

Category : Council Matters

Our two astute council members, Bill Murray and Tom Strand, plod through the swamp of funding and the problems of Public Safety. Why are citizens reluctant to adequately fund Public Safety? Don’t they want that 911 call to be answered? Or that emergency vehicle to respond in a timely manner. Get your answers in this timely conv...