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Everything You Ever Wanted, Jillian Lauren

Everything You Ever Wanted, A Memoir by Jillian Lauren

Being in the blogging world, there are some names that jump out at you, whether they are bloggers or authors. One of those names that stood out for me was Jillian Lauren. I didn’t know much about her other than she was close with some of the blogging community that attends the same or similar events, […]

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Everything You Ever Wanted, Jillian Lauren

Everything You Ever Wanted, A Memoir by Jillian Lauren

Being in the blogging world, there are some names that jump out at you, whether they are bloggers or authors. One of those names that stood out for me was Jillian Lauren. I didn’t know much about her other than she was close with some of the blogging community that attends the same or similar events, […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Beer Braised Carne Adovada

For Cinco De Mayo, I wanted to replicate one of my very favorite menu items from one of my very favorite taco joints. Comida, with locations in RiNo and Longmont and a roving, hot pink taco truck named Tina, absolutely nails the street taco concept. While they have over a dozen different, creative tacos, gorditas, […]

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Turkey Burgers at MOOYAH Are Here and They Are Delish!

One of my favorite days was when MOOYAH Burgers & Shakes moved into the shopping center right down the street from me. I have my “usual” burger order there. Burger, cheddar, bacon, fried onion strings, bbq sauce, A1… on white. Sometimes I’ll go crazy and order a double. My mouth is watering just thinking about […]

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Punch Bowl Social–Eat, Play, SING, and Be Merry!

I’m always on the lookout for activities that my teenage kids can enjoy with their friends–I mean, a person can only hang out at the mall so much before it gets boring. (especially when you’re not old enough to have a paycheck!). So when I was invited to spend a few hours at Punch Bowl […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Meyer Lemon & Ritz Cracker Pie

I was combing through all my old recipes a few days ago,and in the piles of handwritten scrap papers and magazine cut outs, I found a piece of torn notebook paper with driving directions scribbled on it. Wherever the directions led was pretty far on the opposite side of Denver from me, so it took […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Asian Peanut Noodles

Photo credit: Geoff Peters   Recently, I was challenged by my friend Brooke Wagner of Denver’s KDVR Fox 31 and Good Day Colorado, to come up with a meal that could be made for under $5. Well luckily, thrifty is my middle name! This is one of my family’s favorite dinners and it’s also one […]

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DIY Wine Cork Monogram Tutorial with Snoqualmie Wines

When a winery says, “Can we send you wine?” You don’t turn that down. Snoqualmie Vinyard did just that a while back and challenged me to make a fun craft with up-cycled wine corks. Oh have I got wine corks! Corks for days!   If you read the blog occasionally or follow me on Instagram or […]

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Let’s Talk About Ta-Tas: You Deserve a Great Bra!

When was the last time you bought yourself a nice bra? Not a Target clearance rack bra. Not a “pretty to look at, but impractical to wear” bra. A bra that loves your girls, lets you move and breathe while giving you the support you need. More than a year ago? And when was the […]

Opening Day Colorado Rockies Fashion Fanatics

Opening Day Fashion with Fanatics.com

It’s here! Opening day for the Colorado Rockies is just one week from today. Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 2:10pm against the Chicago Cubs! Are you as excited as I am? I started following Major League Baseball in the 80’s. I grew up in the Bay Area and went to many San Francisco Giants games. Was […]