Upcycled Holiday Decorations and Crafts!

December 10, 2019

While the definition of “upcycling” is to repurpose things you have lying around the house, many of the DIY craft ideas floating around on the internet require materials you would never have on hand! So, the criteria for our upcycled holiday decorations is that you should need to buy no more than one item, assuming you …

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The Grinch AND Parade of Lights This Weekend!

December 5, 2019

There is so much holiday cheer in Denver and Aurora this weekend that it’s hard to keep up! A must-see is the annual Parade of Lights in downtown Denver, a beloved tradition that welcomes the holiday season to town. Also in Denver are productions of favorite Christmas shows from The Grinch to A Christmas Carol …

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Southshore School Receives Top Honors

December 3, 2019

Caley Mitchell loves teaching economics, government and U.S. history to students at Cherokee Trail High School – the Cherry Creek school in Southshore that students ages 14 to 18 attend. She’s one of a passionate team of educators who praise the administration and staff at Cherokee — a school that was recently named among the …

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Thanksgiving Races, Shopping and Shows!

November 27, 2019

Thanksgiving weekend is all about family, food…and shopping! There are plenty of ways to get in some quality family time—from a Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning to Black Friday events at Southlands (with free Santa photo opps) to wonderful holiday-themed shows the entire family will love, all weekend long!

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Vintage Comfort Food Recipes

November 26, 2019

Get ready for some down-home, vintage, Americana comfort food! These throw-back recipes from all over the country will give you a taste of tried-and-true dishes that some might call old-fashioned and others generational homeruns. From New England Apple Brown Betty, to Two Lucky Spoon’s Old-Fashioned Pot Roast and Vintage Recipe Project’s Salmon Patties, these authentic …

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Hip Hop Nutcracker Ushers in the Holidays!

November 21, 2019

The Mile-High City gears up for the holidays this weekend, with a vast array of theater performances, shopping extravaganzas, and Christmas-themed activities for the kids! Check out the Hip Hop Nutcracker for a lively twist on the beloved classic—a holiday event the entire family will love!

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Real and Alternative Christmas Trees

November 19, 2019

If you like the idea of a tree for Christmas or a bush for Hanukkah but want to avoid the whole dry pine needles problem that live trees cause by New Year’s, here are a few alternative ideas to consider. You’ll see variations of wooden trees — both naked wood and covered in upholstery fabric …

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RFK, Phantom and Tree-Lighting Party!

November 14, 2019

Entertainment events from music to theatre to the final runway shows of Denver Fashion Week are sure to keep you busy this weekend! Holiday events are cropping up, too—including a tree-lighting party at the Lakehouse, complete with carriage rides the whole family will enjoy!

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Area Rugs – Stylish, Trendy, Alluring, Enduring

November 12, 2019

If you install hardwood floors in your new home, area rug shopping isn’t far behind! Here’s a look at some of the frequently asked questions when it comes to area rugs, like which rug materials are the most durable for high traffic (read small children and pets) to finding rugs that are on-trend but also …

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Fashion and Film This Weekend!

November 7, 2019

It’s time to get stylish with Denver Fashion Week! This weekend you can check out the two best shows of the season—Street Fashion + Art and the always-stunning Avant-Garde runway show! Also in town this weekend is the Denver Film Festival, with hundreds of opportunities for film lovers, including family-favorite Virtual Reality screenings!  

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