Gaetano’s

One of my favorite memories growing up is one of the many Sundays I went to lunch with my dad at Gaetano’s.  My family had been friends with Chauncey and the Smaldones for decades.  We walked in, always to find Louie, Vito and Chauncey playing an after-church game of...

Where to Eat this Weekend: Pajama Baking Company

The ovens at Pajama Baking Company are always blazing, cranking out the best bread in Denver. All the breads are hand made, non-uniform, and simply perfect.   Their classic French bread is as close as you can get to the streets of Paris in Colorado, nice crunch on the...

Bee Buzz

With spring finally here, many of us are starting to make plans for our gardens.  While we are dreaming of sipping iced tea among colorful blossoms under blue skies, why not consider planting a bee-friendly garden?  There has been a lot of talk lately about the...

Tee & Cakes: Where to Eat this Weekend

My original blog was going to cover Oak at Fourteenth and their first quarterly pig roast paired with local beers. Sadly, Oak suffered a fire early on Wednesday.  Luckily there were no serious injuries, only the emotional chaos of getting this brand new and fabulous...

Cochon 555 Comes to Denver

Denver is one of only ten stops on the third annual US tour of Cochon 555.  The event is a friendly competition featuring five heritage bred pigs, five wine makers and, of course, five local chefs. The mission of Cocohon 555 is to raise awareness of family farms and...