Tag Archives: Life in Colorado

A new kind of registry

I was talking with my mother last week about a bridal shower she’d felt obligated to attend the week before.  She’d gone because the bride’s parents are active at her church and as a woman in her mid seventies living … Continue reading

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Outstanding in the Field

Chef Jim Denevan started hosting “farm dinners” at his California restaurant twelve years ago.  During these dinners he would invite the local farmers who grew his produce to the table as his honored guest.  Eventually the dinners moved from his … Continue reading

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Denver County Fair

Having grown up in Salina, KS where the Tri-Rivers Fair and Rodeo happens every August, I was surprised to learn that Denver has never had a county fair.  Well, that’s all about to change this year.  The Denver County Fair … Continue reading

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Holiday Light Shows

Between the dustings of snow we’ve had this month in Denver and the cold, windy days, it’s starting to feel like Christmas.  Stores and shopping centers are decorated for the season and so are the Denver Botanic Gardens and the Denver Zoo.  … Continue reading

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Denver’s Autumn

I feel sorry for those of you who don’t live in Colorado.  This state has so much natural beauty and the weather is just perfect for those of us who love all four seasons.  This fall has been particularly wonderful.  … Continue reading

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