Seared Elk Loin from the Palace Arms

Culinary Ode to Fall at the Palace Arms at the Brown Palace

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Gaijin at Zeppelin Station: Casual Ramen Spot in RiNo

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Senor Bear brunch

Map of 2018-2019 Denver Dining Out Passbook Restaurants

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Burrito in a reusable container

Why I Stopped Asking for Disposable Takeout Containers: Living the BYOB Life

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How I Learned to Love Wearing Patagonia

By on June 3, 2016
Patagonia nano puff jacket

Living in NYC, the idea of wearing head-to-toe Patagonia never once crossed my mind. I was familiar with Patagonia, having owned a few base layer items to keep me warm during the brutal New York winters, but when I moved to Denver, locals told me wearing “Patagucci” would become a way of life. I chuckled a […]

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Fantastic No-Frills Japanese Food at Sakura House

By on May 11, 2016
udon soup + shrimp tempura

UPDATED 2/12/218: Adjusted Best Ramen in Denver ranking I’m a firm believer that everyone needs a neighborhood joint that they can rely on for a solid, affordable weekday dinner. As soon as I stepped into Sakura House, I felt my search was over. Location and Decor Located in a little office park called Sakura Square, you may have […]

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Recreating Nitehawk Queso

By on May 1, 2016
Stanton's Nitehawk queso

Nitehawk Cinema in Williamsburg, Brooklyn will always have a special place in my heart. It’s one of the coolest indie movie theaters in New York City featuring a cool vintage vibe for interior (think studded leather banquets at the bar downstairs plus a wall case filled with VHS tapes of classic cult movies), but it’s also one of the only […]

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An Ode to Spectacular Catalogues

By on April 15, 2016
Trek + Patagonia spring catalogues

This Sunday morning, I found myself sitting on the couch not just flipping through, but actually reading a number of catalogues. That’s right reading them. Call me crazy, but I’ve been very impressed of late by how some active lifestyle brands have upped their catalogue game.  Patagonia are pros at this — their sports and adventure photography has always […]

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Brunch at Wooden Spoon Cafe and Bakery

By on April 12, 2016
Wooden Spoon egg sandwich

Ever since reading Anthony Bourdain’s food industry tell-all, Kitchen Confidential, it’s difficult to eat brunch without feeling like you’re getting ripped off or having a sub-par dining experience. It’s with that in mind that I normally reserve my weekend morning-ish meals to making something at home.  However, this weekend Stanton and I were looking to kill some time […]

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