Categories
Travel

2017 Great American Total Solar Eclipse: Eclipse Hunting in Wyoming

Last Sunday morning, at the urging of co-workers and bosses, around 4:30 am we left Denver, CO (and like millions of other Americans) with a car packed with camping gear and some eclipse glasses and headed towards the path of totality for the Great American Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017! Our caravan of friends didn’t have […]

Categories
Food

Best Ramen in Denver, Ranked: A Hunt for the Best Bowl of Noodles in Town

UPDATED: 8/22/2019 The word is out! As mentioned on my Instagram, I’m on the hunt to find the BEST RAMEN IN DENVER. My self-appointed panel of one will slurp through countless bowls of noodles and broths and judge each one in search of the top bowl in the Denver area (open to Boulder restaurants as well)! I’ll be […]

Categories
Food Travel

Sedona and Winslow, AZ: Best Restaurants for Foodies

A few months ago the hubs and I took a long weekend in Arizona, doing a mini-road trip around the southern part of the state. (Flights from Denver to Phoenix are always SO CHEAP so they are perfect for a last-minute getaway!) One of the places we stopped at during our travels was the beautiful […]

Categories
Food Travel

Sticky Fingers Cafe & Bakery: Perfect Mountain Town Sandwich Shop

This weekend we headed out and revisited one of my favorite hikes from last year, the Missouri Lakes Trail in the Holy Cross Wilderness. This place is so gorgeous, I almost don’t want to tell you about it. If only all camping was as beautiful and magical as Missouri Lakes! Anyhoo, on the way back […]

Categories
Food

Flower Pepper Restaurant: The Best Chinese Food in Boulder

UPDATED: 1/22/2018 with new info/photos of extra dishes from a second visit. I am absolutely obsessed with Flower Pepper Restaurant. I found this Chinese restaurant via Yelp when searching for a quick bite in Boulder this past weekend. The reviews were high and I’m always on the look-out for good Chinese food in Colorado (of which […]