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Cannabytes: Banks Shut Down MMJ Accounts

The last refuge for honest cannabusiness owners will close its doors to them soon. Colorado Springs State Bank was, until recently, the only bank in the state of Colorado to publicly do business with the medica...
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Mind Your BIZ: Run, Hunt & Give

Denver are you ready for the Great Urban Race scavenger hunt and benefit for St. Jude Children's Hospital, this Saturday?  I know I am. This year about 1000 adults are expected to partake in this wild trampli...

Fashion Fridays – Channeling The Natives

Fashion is getting a dose of Southwestern flair this season. This heritage and tradition-rich culture is having a big impact on the fashion world, with Southwestern tribal elements serving as one of fall's bigg...

Happy Hour Watch: ChoLon Bistro

I'll admit, I get a bit leery whenever I'm faced with a restaurant describing itself as Asian fusion. I envision things like wasabi-topped fruit, or perhaps an entirely sincere interpretation of sushi made wi...
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Read Alert: Classically Speaking

I am certain that I had the worst English literature teacher in high school. Perhaps you think yours was awful; but for British literature studies our senior year, she had us read an excerpt of Beowulf and allo...
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Miss BeFit: Hula Hooping

History repeats itself. Fashions come and they go and then come back again (thanks be to Lucifer, however, the 80’s came back with a little less shoulder pad), super hero movies are made and remade (why is Sp...

Cured: Where happy cheese lives

The store windows were taped with paper to keep out the lookie-loos. Mark and I had an appointment so we let ourselves in, despite the ‘do not enter’ sign. We walked into a homey but voluminous retail space ...
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Rocky Mountin’: Aspen on a Budget

Are you looking for an affordable weekend away where you are surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain scenery in Colorado? Look no further, the Molly Gibson Lodge in Aspen, Colorado is pet-friendly a...
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Natural Highs: Excursions at Urad Lake

Resting humbly at the culmination of a winding, rocky road just before Berthoud Pass, Urad Lake teems with natural wonder. Just before you reach the first hard curve to traverse over the pass, take a left at He...
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Sitting Courtside: Shed Some Weight

I’ve taken a short hiatus from writing this blog to attend to some serious life analysis. But now I’m back with a brand new outlook and ready to take on the world. To be perfectly honest, this means a lifesty...