BackCountry Blog

Hit the Reset Button

New Year’s Day is about fresh starts – reaching goals, changing careers, getting outside more. This is your year! Well BackCountry is all about fresh starts, too. Fresh new housing, fresh new events and activities for our residents, and a fresh new blog post for 2018! Start off the new year with a cooking class, […]

Keeping it Realistic – A Resolution Guide

Did you know that New Year’s resolutions go all the way back to the Babylonians? That’s 4,000 years of “I’m going to change!”. Most people claim they want to lose weight and get into shape. But you may have other goals, like learning a new language, quitting a bad habit, or getting ahead in their […]

Happy Holidays from BackCountry!

On Dec. 9, our residents gathered at the Sundial House for our annual Holiday Happenings celebration! We had so many special guests this year, including Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus! BackCountry youngsters were delighted! Check out all the memories we made with Buddy the Elf and Santa below! It was a gorgeous and uncharacteristically clear […]

Home Hacks for the Holidays

Are you hoping for the perfect holiday this year? Shiny, ribboned gifts all arranged nicely around an elaborately decorated Christmas tree in an effortlessly clean home? Well-groomed children sitting quietly while the adults engage in intelligent conversation? Perfectly prepared food from scratch and elegant table settings? Goooooood luck with that. But never fear, your friends […]