Archive for the 'Restaurants' Category

Went to a family wedding near Pittsburgh on Friday evening: Traveled with my husband in our POWERFUL and COMFORTABLE Toyota 4Runner to Washington, DC via West Virginia and Maryland on Saturday, visiting a scenic rest area along the way: Saw the monuments and memorials at night once we arrived in the nation’s capital (after a [...]

This evening found us at O’s Steak and Seafood, just a couple miles from our home.  While O’s is housed in a hotel, this is not your standard hotel fare. To start, Greg chose the crab cake with avocado relish and sriracha caviar while I decided upon the apple-tarragon puree with bacon-wrapped mushrooms.   He [...]

Denver Restaurant Week runs from February 21 – March 6, with over 200 restaurants in the area offering meals for $52.80 for 2 people.  Some restaurants are only running their special menus through February 27, the original end of the promotion.  This deal makes some of Denver’s top restaurants affordable for many, even in this [...]

Snow outside.   Low carb breakfast of eggs and apple cider cured bacon because last night’s meal at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse hasn’t been too friendly on the blood sugars.  Think venison chops with blackberry sauce for me, ribeye for him, with sides of bread, potatoes au gratin, and sauteed mushrooms.  Think creme brulee for him [...]

Managed to get tickets for yesterday’s Broncos-Chargers game.  And what a game it was, 39-38 Broncos with a last minute touchdown and 2-point conversion.   After the game, we went to Wynkoop Brewing Company for dinner.  We each tried their special Maibock style beer called the “Obamanator”.  My venison kabobs with pineapple, cherry tomatoes, red [...]