We All Scream for Ice Cream

Henry James said that the two most beautiful words in the English language were ‘summer afternoon,’ and while that pair is pretty stellar, we’d like to submit two more that rival the nostalgia and happiness that a summer afternoon inspires: ice cream. On their own the words are alright at best, but placed together – the frosty ice leading the…

…And the Living 
is Easy

Summer, like it does for many kids, smelled like chlorine and tasted like soft serve ice cream (vanilla and chocolate swirled; we could never choose). It sounded like lifeguard whistles and chalk scraping the sidewalk. It felt exhilarating and exhausting – at the same time. It was white, like the cloudless sky closest to the sun, and it went on…

2016 Spirit of Sailing “Bermuda Bound” Gala

Everyone dressed in island attire for CSC’s 17th Annual Spirit of Sailing “Bermuda Bound” Gala, benefitting Community Sailing of Colorado’s scholarship, adaptive and outreach sailing programs. Nearly $65,000 was raised including $15,000 for our scholarship fund for deserving children in our community. Photography by Francine Ulatowski, Land & Sea Photography.

‘Diamond Homes’ Tournament at Broken Tee Golf course

Denver-based design/build firm Diamond Homes recently hosted a golf tournament at Broken Tee Golf Course in Englewood. Photography by Michael Rainero

Around Town

The Highlands Ranch Metro District’s annual Ice Cream Social is a sure fire way to beat the heat this summer. The event is Wednesday, July 9 from 6 p.m.– 9 p.m. at Civic Green Park in Highlands Ranch. Kids and adults alike can scoop up some ice cream, pour on the toppings and enjoy a summer treat at the park.…

Outstanding Outdoor Living

What happens when the president of a landscaping company decides it’s time to redesign his own yard? Well, he pulls out all the stops, of course! President and owner of Elite Landscape & Outdoor Living Peter Van went all out with his whole yard makeover.

Summer Scene

Drawing diners from the surrounding ‘burbs and Denver Tech Center, the ViewHouse is big enough in both structure and soul to strike the right chord for all types of diners, from happy hour revelers and live-music fans to business types and date-night couples.

Brews in the ‘Burbs

With summer right around the corner, many of us have three things on our minds – beer, beer, and more beer. And with the explosion of craft breweries there’s good news for suburban-dwellers - you no longer have to make the trek downtown to enjoy local brews thanks to a multitude of neighborhood breweries. Get up close and personal with…

Mix it Up

When we learned that we had an award-winning tequila brand based down the road in Englewood, we just had to ask for cocktail recipes. Here, three easy-to-make drinks from Arta Tequila that are perfect for sipping al fresco.

What I Love About Summer

1. Summery Cocktails - "Sipped at a restaurant with a fantastic patio."