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Honor Thy Honor Society

As Denver natives, we remember when the area the restaurant Honor Society is in was just darned scary. It was dark, dingy and there was just no reason to be there unless you were trying to hop a train to get out of town. Now, it’s a hip area with tall, glossy buildings, renovated lofts,…

La Casa Del Rey

La Casa Del Rey Burrito Express

We’re always in search of an excellent Breakfast Burrito. Ever since Rocky Mountain Chile Bowl closed down in Stapleton, we just haven’t been able to find one that compares. I’m almost ashamed to say it but Good Times (the drive-thru place) has darned good ones, featuring Hatch Chile. Others we’ve tried are too soupy, or…

Organic Sandwich

Organic Sandwich Company

Mid-morning on a weekday, we strolled down Boulder’s Pearl Street Mall, looking for a bite to eat somewhere we’d never been before. Just off the Mall, at the corner of Pearl and 16th, we were drawn in by the looks and aromas coming from the Organic Sandwich Company  with a high-ceiling, crisp white and blue interior and…

Ann Arbor

College Town Living in Ann Arbor Michigan

It’s funny how college towns get a reputation. For some, they are to be avoided because they are nothing but constant parties. Yet other people love them because that youthful energy brings a positive vibe to the area. And still others appreciate the influx of quaint, cool, high-quality businesses that flock to college towns to…

Racca's

Racca’s in Pictures

Recently we wrote about a special and very memorable Masters event at Racca’s Pizzeria Napoletana (read about it in case you missed it). Being there with people who are, literally, experts in making pizza just reinvigorated our love for really good pizza! Little did I know, just a few weeks later, I would have the opportunity…

Torchy's

Carrying a Torch for Torchy’s

One of our writers came back from a trip to Texas last year raving about Torchy’s Tacos. When he heard they were coming to Colorado, he couldn’t contain himself. It was kind of embarrassing to watch, actually. He tried going to Torchy’s on South Broadway in those early days but, as much as he loved…

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Miss Dixie is Baaack!

Dixie Longate has made her long-awaited return trip to Denver just to pull us into the world of a Mobile, Alabama honky-tonk during a big storm. We could tell that some members of the audience were caught a little unawares at the start of the show, not sure what they were in for. But as the…