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A weekend getaway in Glenwood Springs

Hanging Lake in Colorado

Rick and I are pretty lucky to live in such a beautiful state with access to amazing hiking trails, world-class skiing, and more breweries than we could visit in our lifetimes.  This also means we have fun staycations just a few hours from our front door. One of my favorite weekend getaways from Denver has

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Miracle Christmas bar review

Miracle bar

Miracle, a Christmas-themed pop-up bar, has been one of the most festive things to do in Denver to get in the holiday spirit with a spirit for a while now.  Rick and I went with my sister and brother-in-law to see why everyone was ready to shoot their eye out over getting into this holiday

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Denver: Best holiday season activities


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! With Thanksgiving just a week away, and everyone already putting up their Christmas trees, it’s time to get ready for the holiday season activities and festivities – and with so many holiday things to do in Denver, it’s the perfect place to kick off the season. With

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Denver Oktoberfest: The VIP experience

Denver Oktoberfest 2019

Celebrating 50 years this year, Denver Oktoberfest has been a staple fall festival in the Mile High City’s past and shows no signs of slowing down – and we are not complaining, please keep that beer coming! We have steins dating back to 2011 and every fall Rick and I grab our favorites and head

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10 fall things to do in Denver


While I’m not excited that today marks the unofficial end of summer, I am excited for fall as it’s an amazing season here in Colorado!  With warm reds and bright yellows making their way down the mountains, the cooler but not cold weather, and invasion of pumpkin spice-flavored everything and all things Halloween, I love


Review: Carboy Winery

wine flight at Carboy

I love wine and am always on the hunt for a new favorite wine bar in Denver even though we already have several fantastic ones.  When my parents were in town, we went down just south of the city to check out the wines at Carboy Winery. I’ve had their wines in restaurants that are

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Top 20 things to do in Denver in the summer

Denver, CO

I love living in Denver. It’s where I’ve wanted to be since I was a kid and could not be happier to call the capital of Colorado home!  While Denver is awesome year-round, there’s something super special about our summers – except maybe this one if I’m being honest. Colorado, stop the rain and hail,

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LeRoux Denver review

LeRoux Denver interior

From the moment we stepped inside it felt like we were transported back to France and I was so excited for a decadent meal at Denver’s new European restaurant: LeRoux! While we normally opt for Italian when going out, I wanted to try this French restaurant as its part of the ChoLon Restaurant Concepts group,

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Neighborhood guide: Denver LoDo

Denver at sunset

Denver LoDo (Lower Downtown) is the Mile High City’s oldest neighborhood but is going through a time of renovation and revival. This area is popular with locals and tourists alike with plenty of things to do and tons of fabulous restaurants and bars. LoDo is one of my favorite parts of Denver as it’s walkable,