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Life

Anti-Asian/AAPI Racism Resources for Coloradans

Some folks have been asking me how they can educate themselves about the history of anti-Asian and AAPI violence and racism and ways they can get involved at a local Denver/Colorado level. Here are some resources I recommend. Colorado for AAPI May 2021 Fundraiser RaffleBe sure to donate to a fundraiser/raffle spearheaded by Penelope Wong […]

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Food

Local Denver Grocery Delivery & Pickup (and Holiday Meals)

If you’re like me you’ve been looking for any way to help our small local Denver farms, businesses, and restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s why I’ve looked to buy from local providers of groceries and pantry staples when getting supplies to cook at home during the coronavirus crazy times. Here are some of my […]

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Travel

Road Trip to Mesa Verde National Park and Canyons of the Ancients

A few years ago I was flipping through 5280 and I noticed a small picture of people climbing down ladders into a mysterious sand-colored ancient dwelling. From that moment onward, it was a dream of mine to go to Mesa Verde National Park in the southwest corner of Colorado in the Four Corners area. Because […]

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Food

Map of 2020-2021 Denver Dining Out Passbook Restaurants

UPDATE 20 Feb 2021: The 2020-2021 DiningOut Passbook now expires September 30, 2021 UPDATE 12 October 2020: The 20202-2021 Denver Dining Out Passbook is now on sale. Enter the discount code “NEWDENIZEN21” in the shopping cart to get the book for more than 50% off – $45 + shipping (normally $99).* The Passbooks are printed […]

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Food

Great Lobster Rolls in Denver

Who doesn’t love a great lobster roll? Growing up on the East Coast before moving to Denver, I fell in love with these simple, yet elegant sandwich many years ago and find it to be the ultimate summertime lunch or dinner. You would think that living in a land-locked state that lobster rolls would be […]