Hi friends! I've been AWOL recently. Fun things have been happening, as they are wont to do here in Denver - I saw Craig Morgan play at the Grizzly Rose (more on that later), watched a shirtless man play a keytar (much more on that later), and ate a ridiculously amazing breakfast burrito (read more … Continue reading In Brief.
Something in the cosmos is cock-blocking my adventures this week. (In a definite "first world problems" kind of way, though, so...take these complaints with a grain of salt [lick].) A few people had told me wondrous things about the stock show, which kicked off with a parade downtown today. I have so many great memories … Continue reading Losing Stock.
Inspired by the beautiful weather, I attempted, once again, to visit Barr Lake. Once again, I failed. To avoid any hunters, I looked up driving directions to the park, packed up my camera, put on my L.L. Bean boots, and headed out. I passed horses wearing little jackets and a field full of cows (or … Continue reading Thwarted Again.
Barr Lake State Park is within spitting distance of my house. I'm told the nature preserve houses bald eagles, deer, and other critters, so I set off on foot this afternoon to visit. Apparently, you can follow a nearby canal all the way to the lake. I say apparently, because I did not make it … Continue reading Barr None.
Those of you from the Rocky Mountain region will already know about this stuff, but green chili...is amazing. It's chili made with green chiles (hence the name). So far I've had a version with pork (similar to the photo below), and then a creamy, blended version. You dip a tortilla into the soup, which has … Continue reading Going Green.