Taste of Pearl

Denvering moves north this weekend to Boulder, CO for the Taste of Pearl. This event won the 2011 Governor's Award for Downtown Excellence, Best Promotional Event and it doesn't take long to see why. Taste of Pearl showcases some of the best culinary talents in the Boulder area. Attendees will enjoy a stroll down Pearl from one location to the next for a total of thirteen taste pairing of food and wine. Make new friends as they delight the culinary senses from restaurants including: Aji Latin American Restaurant, Centro Latin Kitchen, Flagstaff House, Frasca Food and Wine, plus many, many more. Each plate is paired with a Colorado wine including wineries such as: Bookcliff Vineyards, Kingman Estates, and Wild Cider. Tickets are $65 for … [Read more...]

Spring On at the Denver Flea

The sun is out, the trees and flowers are blossoming, and the spring Denver Flea is upon us once again! If you have read our blogs in the past then you would know we looooove the Denver Flea. This spring's Denver Flea will be in the RiNo district Arpil 23rd and 24th from 10am to 6pm. With hours like that, take the time to enjoy all the handmade items being sold be over 160 participates. From handmade soap and body products to handmade jewelry and furniture, the Denver Flea will have something you've been looking for. Grab a drink from on of the local sponsors include: New Belgium, Stanahan's Whiskey, and Corvus Coffee. Food trucks will be lined up to squash the hunger including snacks like tacos, sliders, funnels, and more! Relax and hit … [Read more...]

Taste of Vail 2016

The sun is setting later, the air is getting warmer, and the flower buds are starting to blossom. Welcome to Spring! Time to dust off all your spring gear and start heading to the mountains - they are calling! What better weekend to cruise the great Rockies than during next week's Taste of Vail from March 30th to April 3rd 2016. Voted in the top food and wine festivals by Forbes, USA Today, and the Travel Channel, this event is not one to miss! Over 30 chefs from the Vail area and over 50 wineries will be showcased promoting the iconic foods and wines of Vail. Events will be held throughout the festival. Learn to make your own tapas, pair cigars with spirits, and learn how to spot a quality olive oil just to name a few. This year, the … [Read more...]

Tudor for Sale in Historic Montclair

Historic Montclair Tudor Home For Sale Trendy Montclair Neighborhood in Denver, CO home for sale at 1353 Pontiac St. Denver, CO 80220 OPEN HOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA!! This weekend Feb 27th and 28th 11-3pm. Register to win a FREE iTunes gift card, discuss financing with our on-site lender, get decorating ideas, and find out what your home is worth! Montclair Denver CO Neighborhood Homes for Sale Check out this historic tudor in the Monclair neighborhood on Denver, CO. You will love the open living space great for entertainment. Invite friends and family over and have a game night! You're living room can hold everyone you know. Once everyone has called it night, relax by one of two fireplaces featured in this home. What's your Montclair Denver … [Read more...]

Christmas Desserts to Make This Holiday

'Tis the season for warm Holiday treats to enjoy with your family and friends. There is nothing better than the aroma of fresh bake cookies and treats to bring out all the memories of Christmas's pasts. Here are some of our Christmas treats that we love to make.     Sugar Cookies 1.5 Cups Butter 1.5 Cups Granulated Sugar 2 Eggs 1.5 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract 3.5 Cups Flour 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder 1/2 Teaspoon Salt Mix together the butter and sugar. Add the eggs and vanilla and mix well. In a separate bowl, mix your dry ingredients together. Add the dry ingredients slowly into the wet ingredients and mix until a dough is formed - be careful not to over mix! Place the dough onto plastic wrap and chill for at least 3 … [Read more...]

Denver Zoo Lights 2015

The Christmas season is here again and the Denver area is in full celebration. The Denver Grand Illumination, Botanical Garden's Blossom of Lights, and, of course, Zoo Lights. Zoo Lights is one the best light displays in Denver and for good reason! Prepare to be aww'd at the state's largest lighting show with over 70 acres of lights. You'll find over 150 animated animal sculptures scattered through out the park. If you attended the Lego's sculpture event then you know how magical the park can become. Meet Santa, listen to carolers, ice carvers and more! A truly fun, family or date night event. The event runs Dec. 4th - Jan 3rd 5:30-9pm. Arrive early to find parking! Find more information and buy tickets online at Denver Zoo … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Sides Your Family Will Love

Still trying to decide what to serve with your Thanksgiving turkey this year? Try some of these favorite side dishes that will make your Thanksgiving dinner sing.     Cranberry – Orange Sauce ¾ cup water 1 cup sugar 1 tablespoon grated orange zest ¼ teaspoon salt 1 (12 ounce) bag cranberries 2 tablespoons orange liqueur Bring water, sugar, orange zest, and salt to boil in medium saucepan over high heat, stirring occasionally to dissolve sugar. Stir in cranberries, return to boil. Reduce heat to medium, simmer until saucy – slightly thickened, and about two-thirds of berries have popped open (about 5 minutes). Off heat; stir in orange liqueur. Transfer to bowl to cool to room temperature and serve.   Macaroni and … [Read more...]

The Denver Flea 2015

Who is ready for the hands on Etsy-type shopping experience? Then welcome to the Denver Flea. This free event takes place September 12th and 13th from Noon to 7pm at Sculpture Park in Denver. The event will feature vendors from all over the Denver metro area selling everything from furniture to clothes to food, art, and jewelry. As is a common theme with denvering, this event will have all the favorites including, food trucks, live music, and locally crafted beer and cocktails. You won't want to miss this event, so come out and support your local community this weekend. For a list of vendors, click here   Looking to explore Denver? Talk to Real Estate Extraordinaire Jennifer Pollock of the Extra! Extra! Homes Team. She knows Denver … [Read more...]

A Taste of Colorado 2015

Labor Day weekend is upon us once again. That means bbq's with family and friends, pool lounging, and, of course,  A Taste of Colorado! Starting today and going through Monday, A Taste of Colorado will be visited by 500,000 people! It's easy to see why. The music line-up includes: Kansas, Mary Lambert, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, and Chris August. Of course, we must not forget the main attraction - the food! Over 50 of our favorite restaurants will be out with great, tasty treats to try from fried alligator to fried Oreos. Once you have gotten your fill, check out some of the local attractions including over 275 booths of local clothes, furniture, hand made jewelry and other crafts. Make it part of your Labor Day plans to come down … [Read more...]

BikeDenver Movie Nights at REI

Who is looking for something fun and different to do tonight? REI, New Belgium, and BikeDenver have teamed together for Cycle-In Cinema at the REI flagship store downtown off of Platte and 15th. Thursday, July 23rd - ET Thursday, July 30th - Wayne's World Doors open at 6:45 with live music starting at 7 and the movie starting around 8:45. Food trucks and New Belgium beer will also be available for purchase, so all you need to bring is a blanket or chair! Tickets are $10 per person with all proceeds going to BikeDenver. BikeDenver is a local nonprofit who's mission is to make Denver a better place to ride. If you enjoy riding around town then this is a great organization to support. You can find out more about their organization … [Read more...]

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