Rhonda Bever Blog

What is the Weather like in Grand Junction?

Posted by Step Beyond Media on July 30, 2018 in  uncategorized
One of the reasons people choose to live, play, and retire in Grand Junction is the weather.  It is generally unremarkable throughout the year, but there have been years where the drastic weather comes out of nowhere.  See if Grand Junction offers the weather you are looking for! Spring in the Grand Valley usually starts around mid-March to the beginning of April.  That being said, there have been years that it kept snowing or stayed colder until May, so it is hit or miss.  Generally it is a... read more

Grand Valley Galleries

Posted by Step Beyond Media on July 26, 2018 in  Community  Events  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Pictures  Tips
If you walk up and down Main Street in Grand Junction, you will see there is no shortage of art in the area.  From sculptures to interactive art, there is always something fun to snap pictures of. If you crave the finer things in life, you will enjoy what the galleries in the Grand Valley have to offer.  Here are some gorgeous galleries for you to visit. Working Artists Gallery & Studio is off of Main Street and S. 5th Street.  They have pottery, jewelry, and fine art.  Showcasing staine... read more

Brewery's and Distillery's in the Grand Valley

Posted by Shelby Chiodo on July 26, 2018 in  uncategorized
Just because you’re in wine country doesn’t mean there’s nothing else to drink. Grand Junction, Colorado has locally crafted beers and spirits to suit a variety of tastes. The state of Colorado is home to one of the country's most prolific craft brewing movements and the Grand Valley is no exception.  Grand Junction has some of the best local craft beers. Some of our favorite brewery's are; Kannah Creek Brewing Co., Rockslide Brew Co., Edgewater Brewery, or Palisade Brewery.  If you pr... read more

How to Refresh Your Kitchen on a Budget

Posted by Step Beyond Media on July 25, 2018 in  uncategorized
Do you dream of updating your kitchen but worry your budget does not match your dreams? Having a beautiful kitchen is something many people aspire to have but something many of us feel like is not attainable. The average kitchen remodel costs about $18,000 and higher end kitchen upgrades can cost closer to $55,000. Here are five easy ways to update and refresh your kitchen without busting your budget. Paint your cabinets It is no secret that kitchen cabinets are pricey, so if replacing your current cabi... read more

Local Fruits and Veggies

Posted by Step Beyond Media on July 24, 2018 in  Community  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Restaurants
Among the numerous benefits of living in the Grand Valley is our fruits and veggies.  With the climate for some of the best peaches in the country to our sweet corn, there is no shortage of delicious options in the area.  Here are three markets from the center of town to each end of the valley. Let’s start out west at Redlands Fruit.  Located conveniently for those of you west of Grand Junction, off of Star Canyon Drive, this fruit stand has everything you want and more!  Closed o... read more