The scene for Boulder bacon wasn't even on my radar as a kid. When I was in high school, I lived in a predominantly vegetarian home. Both my mom and sister were vegetarians and the two best cooks in the household, so we ate veggie dishes most days. Except when bacon was involved. You see, my sister was a vegetarian with the important exception of bacon; she just couldn’t give … [Read more...] about Boulder Bacon: A Guide to “Meat Candy”
Running is beyond a popular activity for Boulderites. There are so many scenic running trails in Boulder, with varying degrees of difficulty and in different locations, that it can be a challenge to pick just one trail for a run (we're not so much about moderation here). Yet somehow, most of us end up waking up, lacing up and running the same route every day just because it’s … [Read more...] about Running Clubs in Boulder
Ever the flower on the frontline of spring foliage, tulips are sprouting all over Boulder County. Downtown Boulder likes to celebrate them and the arrival of spring in fun Boulder fashion with the Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival, a family friendly Boulder event happening this Sunday, April 27 from 1 to 5 pm. Sunday afternoon, the Pearl Street Mall will be flooded with the Tulip … [Read more...] about Downtown Boulder Events: The Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival
I’m not going to say it’s been a long winter, because it hasn’t. I’m not going to say that the snow stuck around too long this year; because the weather is pretty much right on track for this time of year. What I will say is that, finally, with the turn of the weather to more consistent sixty degree temperatures and up, Boulder residents are beginning to tentatively pack … [Read more...] about 10 Ways You Can Tell Spring has Arrived in Boulder
We love our patio gardens. Boulder nurseries and gardening supplies are ready to help you make yours happen, too. It's that time of year again, the sun is shining, we’ve got warm weather and spring rain all combining to create the perfect ingredients for the beginning of gardening season. I don’t know about you, but I love digging in the dirt and watching a garden grow all … [Read more...] about Boulder Nurseries and Gardening Supplies: Get Planting!