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At-Home Quarantine Date Night Ideas – Social Distance & Have Fun!

At-Home Quarantine Date Night Ideas – Social Distancing + Fun!

As we look at the possibility of winter and beyond that will continue being socially distanced from friends, I've been compiling a list of date night ideas. But, you know what? These ideas for diversion as couple transcend our COVID-19 life and could apply anytime.…
Music & Travel News - Denver Blogger

Greeblebits – August Edition

This month, the world is still on fire - literally - so I have been collecting lots of music news to try and remind us of what life was like before 2020 knocked us for a loop. Check out my news section for other editions,…
Drunk Wedding Podcast - Aimee & Bryan Giese

We Got Drunk and Talked About Our Wedding

(Just like everyone else) Our friends Jen and Mal started a podcast! But in typical awesome Jen and Mal fashion, it's on a fun topic and involves alcohol. Let's Get Drunk and Talk about Your Wedding. Bryan and I appeared on it recently, and talked…

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Halloween at YMCA of the Rockies & Snow Mountain Ranch

Fall at YMCA of the Rockies Estes Park & Snow Mountain Ranch

Looking for fun getaways with the family this Fall? For Halloween and Thanksgiving, YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park and Snow Mountain Ranch will offer safe and socially distant activities! Lodging reservations are available online​ or by calling 888-613-9622. (First-responders and hospital workers receive…
Mia Reef - Isla Mujeres Island - Cancun, Mexico

Mia Reef Isla Mujeres: An Island of Its Own

I remember like it was yesterday ... Thanksgiving 2019. We barely escaped Denver's biggest snowstorm of the year to head to Mía Reef Isla Mujeres, an all-inclusive resort on the north end of Isla Mujeres island, which is just off the coast from Cancun. By…
Barcelona Wine Bar - Late Night Food in Denver

Late Night Trip to Barcelona, in Denver

Note: Our meal was provided by Barcelona Wine Bar but words and photos are mine. We've been going to the RiNo District for years for music and fun, and watched the many changes that have made the area one of Denver's most popular night time…

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Interview With Dan Aid - Big Hearts Club

Interview With Dan Aid – Big Hearts Club & Beyond

I have chatted with Denver musician Dan Aid many times over the past few years... about his former band Wiredogs... about a more singer-songwriter style solo project... and of course as a friend when we could go see him perform in those bands or Authority…
Interview With Denver Band Eldren

Interview With Denver Band Eldren

Hooray! I was able to do another socially distanced interview with Denver band Eldren last week. Band leaders Nasir Malik and Tyler Imbrogno jumped on the phone with me to talk about their new single, "Fell In," their video series of cover songs, and how…
Joy Downer Interview

Interview With Joy Downer – Debut Album Paper Moon

I love finding new music and emerging artists! Especially ones as talented at Joy Downer, who - with her husband - recorded her debut album Paper Moon in their home studio. It's modern and vintage at the same time, something this child of the 70s…

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Save Our Stages Festival (#SOSFEST), a three-day virtual music festival 10/16 - 10/18, 2020

Save Our Stages Festival #SOSFEST: 3 Day Virtual Music Festival

Remember how we used to go to concerts? I really miss it and can't wait till it's safe to go back. Until then, the problem is many of our music venues are sitting dormant, with very little way to generate revenue. This obviously hurts musicians,…
In The Whale - Denver Band - Concert Photos Oriental Theater

In The Whale at The Oriental Denver – First Concert Back

Finally! Attended a concert since the apocalypse started in 2020. Proud to say my first show back was to see In The Whale at The Oriental Theater. Hell yes, it was weird, and I was rusty. But seeing live music again, even with much fewer…
Denver Area Bands & Venues To Buy Merch From

Denver Area Bands & Venues To Buy Merch From – Support Local Music

One of the biggest things I always hear from bands is this: "We make most of our money selling merch on tour." Hard to believe, but true. So, in the spirit of supporting local music, I have collected the shops for Denver bands and venues…

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Delicious & Different Two-Ingredient Cocktails - Simple Drink Recipes

8 Delicious & Different Two-Ingredient Cocktails

I have always been the gal who drinks light beer, especially at concerts. It's simple and everyone has it. But since being in quarantine, I have branched out a bit - while still keeping it simple. The first drink below (basically an overload of coconut)…
How To Host A Zoom Dance Party - Virtual Dance Party

How To Throw A Virtual Zoom Dance Party – Step By Step Instructions!

Since we are all craving going out right now, some friends invited us to a Zoom dance party last night. Honestly, it was one of the most fun things we have done since lockdown started. But, since several of us are tech-minded and we still…
Zoom Backgrounds Free Downloads - Nature & Travel

Virtually Escape with Zoom Backgrounds

I have been working remotely for nine years now. But I almost always have clients enter the meeting with video off under the guise (and truth!) that I am just going to share my screen. Since we have been in quarantine, clicking that link to…
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