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BBQ & Cherry Pie - Yummy summer fun in Northern Colorado

If you live in Northern Colorado, and love barbecue, Loveland is the place to be this weekend. The event, held in downtown Loveland at  Fifth and Cleveland,  starts today at noon and runs through tomorrow evening.   This is the third year for the  Kansas City Barbecue Society sanctioned event. Each year, the event  draws more competitors and more hungry barbecue fans. 49 teams are scheduled to compete in this

The Elders light up Colorado

Photo by H.M. Kerr-Schlaefer (The Elders at Loveland’s Foote Lagoon on  July 9, 2009)   Celtic music is in my blood, literally. My Scottish and Irish genes co-mingled to make me an undeniable descendant of the Celts, complete with red hair and freckles and a propensity to sunburn. From childhood the tunes of the fiddle, drum and bagpipe have inspired me to move. Throughout my life I have loaded up

Adelita's still closed

  Adelita’s Fine Mexican Food (Loveland, CO) UPDATE: As of March 25, 2009, Adelita’s is still closed. A fire in December forced the closure. The building is currently undergoing renovations. There’s no word on when Adelita’s is scheduled to reopen. I have tried to call their telephone number, but no one answers. UPDATE: As of April 24, 2009, Adelitas is NOW OPEN!!!   I have not been in yet, but

Put a party in your stocking!

 It’s finally here!   In stores now –  perhaps one of the best stocking stuffers ever – at least for my group of friends!   Want a signed copy?   Meet author Michael Guerriero at the following book signings: Saturday, Dec. 13th, from 4pm to 7pm, Centerra  Mall  (Barnes & Noble) Sunday, Dec. 14th, from 1pm to 4pm, Foothills Mall (B. Daulton) Saturday, Jan. 10th, from 2pm to 5pm, Fort

I highly recommend The Lyric Cinema Cafe

I have recently added this  establishment to my Blog Roll. It’s called the Lyric Cinema Cafe and it is located at 300 E. Mountain Ave. in Fort Collins, Colorado. I am currently writing an article about this cinema for the Berthoud Weekly Surveyor and will post it here when it runs. This cinema shows great artistic movies you will not be able to find anywhere else in Northern Colorado.  The

NEW: "Happy, Happy Hour" under Restaurant Reviews

An ever evolving list of my favorite happy hour spots. Check out my new page under Restaurant Reviews called Happy, Happy Hours.   I will use this page to keep a running list of my favorite  happy, happy hour restaurants and bars.   It will be added to periodically, so keep checking in! Also, I would love to know about your favorite happy hours!!  Feel free to leave your comments