Rest and Relaxation Weekend at The Broadmoor
3 Day Getaways / Explore Colorado / Hot Spots To Stay

Rest and Relaxation Weekend at The Broadmoor

When my friend Lisa planned a girls weekend at The Broadmoor for part of her 50th birthday celebration I was all in. I had a pretty intense travel and writing schedule for a few weeks and this was to be a weekend of R&R with some gal pals. It was my light at the end … Continue reading

The Seduction of Scottsdale
3 Day Getaways

The Seduction of Scottsdale

There’s something sexy about the desert.  I’ve often heard the allure of the desert is as enticing as a drug.  Perhaps it’s the sultry hot days as the brown of the earth morphs into the blue of the sky as heat waves blur the distance.  It could be the ruggedness of the landscape.  Maybe it’s … Continue reading

Just peachy cocktail in Telluride
Travel Tastes

Just peachy cocktail in Telluride

Cheers on this Thirsty Thursday!  I’m sharing a recipe my cousin Andrew created for the Chop House Restaurant at the New Sheridan when he worked there in Telluride, Colorado. It’s a Peach Martini.  It’s light, refreshing, and well…..peachy!  The recipe is easy and perfect for poolside or enjoying a beautiful summer afternoon, like I did … Continue reading

Summer Sangria in Vail
Travel Tastes

Summer Sangria in Vail

I’m really picky on sangria so rarely drink it.  But, at La Bottega I’ll drink it all afternoon long!  They have red and white.  It was a very warm sunny afternoon when I was in Vail recently so I opted for the white. With bite size pieces of apples, it was crisp, light and refreshing…like … Continue reading

Baja’s “Pueblo Magíco”
3 Day Getaways / Travel Tastes

Baja’s “Pueblo Magíco”

It’s an under-the-radar destination in Mexico that is flip flop funky.  This artist colony and surfing paradise nestled among ancient orchards of palm and fruit trees, with spectacular views overlooking white sand beaches and the Pacific Ocean about 45 minutes from Cabo San Lucas, is Cabo’s lesser known, not as refined, but naturally beautiful sister.  … Continue reading