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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 groups, organizations, training Free anti-racism course from CU-Boulder Co-taught by Professor Jennifer Ho, a teacher of […]

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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

Sherry’s Soda Shoppe: Nostalgic Denver Ice Cream Spot

There’s a new ice cream spot in town, the recently opened Sherry’s Soda Shoppe in the Five Points neighborhood. I recently stopped by this beautifully designed space and sample one of their many ice cream flavors developed by Milena Nichols, previously of Sweet Cow. The parlor is the latest from Denver restauranteur Joshua Pollack, owner […]

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Food

My Favorite Pantry Recipes for an Easy, Delicious Dinner

A lot of us are cooking a lot more at home due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Lot of you told me on Instagram that you were interested in a list of my favorite pantry recipes. Below is a list (which I’ll keep updating) of some of my go-to dishes to make while keeping safe at […]