The Myth of the Perfect Mother

Happy Mother’s Day to those who celebrate! I say that because while I have a great mom and am blessed to be a mom, there are those who don’t have great associations with this day. I know many women whose relationship with their mothers is tenuous at best. Many women who have lost their...

June Restaurant Review

We’ve been intentionally trying new places this summer, trying to get out of our rut. Friday nights are sometimes tough for family date night. The hubs might not get home until 6, and by then you have to wait for a table (if you weren’t smart enough to make a reservation — me, always),...

Recent Eats: August

  Larkburger with cheese, truffle Parmesan fries and a vanilla shake at the new Larkburger in Arvada. Perfect sesame beef at Spice China in Louisville. Surprisingly tasty Waldorf-style chicken salad sandwich and fries at Off Campus Cafe in Lafayette—only surprising because the location is a little odd.  The rest of the menu looked great,...

Larkburger Arvada

  Well, we couldn’t help it.  My husband and I trekked over to the new Larkburger at 88th and Wadsworth in Arvada—mere blocks from our house!—to indulge in one of the best burgers around. Seriously, if you haven’t gone?  Go now.  You will thank me.