In Denver, there’s no shortage of spots to nab a fancy cocktail. But at Beast & Bottle, top-notch drinks (and bites) are delivered in an unpretentious atmosphere. The first sign the crew doesn’t take itself too seriously: Each drink is creatively named after a song (Rum Like Hell, Sweet...
May 14 2015, 10:30 AM
A ball sits on the tee at Arrowhead Golf Club in Littleton, Colo. —Photo by Cos Lindstrom
It's finally golf season... Minus a few freak snowstorms and rain showers. Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the links on a blue-sky day. The course at Arrowhead Golf Club in Littleton features red rocks jutting out along the edge of green: the only thing better than getting a hole...
May 14 2015, 9:00 AM
I have a confession.
Five years ago, I wrote about my family heirloom rhubarb plants and my family's coveted rhubarb crunch recipe. But…it has probably been five years since I made that delightfully sweet dessert.
Since then, my food tastes have changed—sometimes by choice, sometimes by...
May 8 2015, 11:30 AM
Denali, an endangered Grevy’s zebra, was born at the Denver Zoo on New Years Day. —Courtesy of the Denver Zoo
From spotting owls and sniffing wildflowers to searching for hidden elves, here are some fun-filled ways to enjoy springtime in Colorado as a family.
Spot a Great Horned Owl | Bluff Lake Nature Center
The mile-long loop around Bluff Lake is a great place to search for wildlife, including the...
April 27 2015, 3:00 PM
—Image courtesy of Shutterstock
The recent weather has treated Coloradans to a refresher course in balmy temperatures and sunny skies, but we could all use a full-body (and mind) rejuvenation session to return to complete health after the dreary winter months. At least that’s what local yoga studios and resorts seem to be...
March 24 2015, 2:00 PM
Forced bulbs (try tulips or daffodils) are one of just a few plant varieties you can safely put into the ground in Colorado during early spring. —Image courtesy of Shutterstock
Now that it’s officially spring, the sunny weekends have us itching to dig holes and start planting. Not so fast, warns Trela Phelps, general manager of longtime Denver favorite City Floral Gardening Center (near the intersection of East Colfax Avenue and Monaco Parkway). Given Colorado’s...
March 23 2015, 1:30 PM
Thakoon Addition maxi dress ($690), A Line Boutique, 5375 Landmark Place, Greenwood Village, 303-773-8200, aline-online.com; Chinese Miao torque ($650), Rika Jewelry Design.
—Photography by Paul Miller
Rodebjer top ($420) and tiered skirt ($475), both Goldyn, 2040 W. 30th Ave., 720-489-0580, shopgoldyn.com; Afghani silver cuff ($800), Rika Jewelry Design, 408 Downing St., 303-388-6624, rikajewelrydesign.com; Stuart Weitzman sandals ($450), Neiman Marcus, 3030 E. First Ave.,...
Where: Hope springs eternal for the Colorado Rockies at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Features editor Lindsey B. Koehler snapped this shot while taking in a Colorado Rockies game in the spring heat last year.
March 9 2015, 8:30 AM