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Valentine’s Day Card for Sundown

February 14th, 2024

  To Debi, my wife of 38 years, all in Boulder, Happy Valentines Day! And to ALL of you, a Happiest of Valentine’s Day. May your lover never hurt you, and may you never hurt them. Valentine’s Day serves as a reminder that we are in love with each other for the day, and for the rest of the year. I have always made my own Valentine’s Day cards. While some are rather crude, I have gotten better at drawing an arrow through a heart. This year I did something completely different For Debi, turtles Phlash and Speedy, and green cheeked conure parrot, Layla. Because we live the future,... Read More

Single in Boulder: A Rocky Road to Finding Connection

February 14th, 2024

The Singular Struggle: Navigating Singlehood in Boulder Nestled against the stunning backdrop of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder, Colorado, is a city celebrated for its breathtaking landscapes, vibrant community, and a lifestyle that champions outdoor activities and wellness. Yet beneath its picturesque veneer and the camaraderie that seems to define its streets, lies a silent narrative carried by individuals like myself—the president of an unofficial, yet deeply felt, Lonely Hearts Club. The Paradox of Connection in a Connected City Boulder, known for its tight-knit communities and plethora of... Read More

Boulder’s Love Affair: Events and Activities to Spice Up Your Valentine’s Day!

February 9th, 2024

Valentine’s Day is a special occasion to celebrate love and affection. In the heart of the majestic Rockies, Boulder, Colorado offers a plethora of romantic experiences for couples to cherish. Whether you’re a nature-loving duo, foodie pair, or art enthusiasts, Boulder has something for everyone. Let’s explore the best Valentine’s Day events in Boulder, Colorado that are sure to ignite the flame of love. Nature’s Embrace: Romantic Hikes and Scenic Views Embrace the spirit of Valentine’s Day with a breathtaking hike in the Rockies. Boulder is renowned for its... Read More

Everlasting Joy: Boulder’s Secret to Lasting Puppy Love and New Beginnings!

February 7th, 2024

                                           Lady And The Tramp Valentine’s Dinner Lenny and Debi celebrated 38 years of Boulder marriage. All in Boulder of course 🙂 Their anniversary on 4/20 spawned a nationwide celebration of their marriage, although some claim that there is a cannabis connection.  Lenny and Debi have shared their love and fascinations over the decades, sometimes together and other times as cheerleaders for each other. Lenny has performed family weddings over the years, glowing in the love and joy of the new couples. One cousin... Read More

Boulder’s Heartfelt Valentine’s Day: Outdoor Activities for Couples

February 6th, 2024

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to celebrate love amidst the beauty of nature. For couples seeking a memorable and adventurous way to spend this special day, Boulder, Colorado offers an array of outdoor activities that are both romantic and thrilling. From scenic hikes to adrenaline-pumping adventures, there’s something for every couple looking to create unforgettable memories in the great outdoors. 1. Romantic Hiking Trails Boulder boasts an abundance of picturesque hiking trails that provide the ideal setting for a romantic escapade. The enchanting landscapes of the Flatirons... Read More

Boulder’s Enchanted Retreats: Romantic Getaways You’ll Adore

February 5th, 2024

Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and indulge in a romantic retreat from Boulder, Colorado. Known for its breathtaking natural beauty and vibrant culture, Boulder provides the perfect launching pad for unforgettable romantic getaways. Whether you’re seeking adventure in the great outdoors or cozying up in a luxurious retreat, these top-rated romantic getaways from Boulder are sure to kindle the flames of love. Charming Mountain Escapes Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder offers access to an array of charming mountain escapes that are tailor-made for romantic... Read More

Valentine’s Day Love Stories from Boulder

February 14th, 2023

Valentine’s Day in Boulder, Colorado is a special time of year where many people celebrate love and affection towards their partners, friends, and family. The city is known for its scenic beauty and outdoor activities, and many couples take advantage of this by going on hikes, picnics, or enjoying the mountains together. There are also many romantic dining options available, with restaurants offering special menus and intimate settings for couples to celebrate the day. In addition, local florists and candy shops do brisk business as people buy gifts for their loved ones. As for love... Read More

Boulder Locals’ Favorite Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day

February 10th, 2023

Valentine’s Day, also known as Saint Valentine’s Day, has its roots in ancient Rome. The holiday was celebrated on February 14th as a festival of love and fertility, and it was called Lupercalia. During the festival, men would draw the names of women from a box, and the couple would be paired for the duration of the festival. In the early years of Christianity, the holiday became associated with Saint Valentine, a priest who lived in the 3rd century. According to legend, Saint Valentine performed marriages for Christian couples in secret, defying the Roman emperor’s ban... Read More

Top 7 CBD Gifts for Your Athletic Sweetheart

February 9th, 2019

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for your sweetheart, a Galentine’s Day celebration gift, or to simply pamper yourself, CBD gifts are an excellent way to show your special someone you care! Cannabis infused products are one of my favorite products to receive as gifts and are excellent for self-care!  Here are some of my sweetest picks for this year’s celebration of love! Clean Coconut has an awesome organically grown hemp infused skincare line featuring lotions, oils and scrubs infused with CBD and aromatic essential oils! Clean Coconut’s Deep... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

February 14th, 2016

  In honor of Valentine’s Day, I am featuring MY love as today’s Face of Boulder! Meet my husband David, everyone! (how great is that beard?!) This loving, hardworking (and handsome, if I do say so myself) husband and father moved to Colorado a year and a half ago. David was born in New York and moved to Florida when he was 12. After far too many years enduring the humidity, he was ready for a change so he packed up and moved to Lafayette, sight unseen! David has been working in the electrical trade since he graduated high school and continues here as a foreman for a Denver based contractor.... Read More

Boulder Weekly Events

February 7th, 2016

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, which leaves a lot of room for planning. It doesn’t just have to be an evening filled with loved ones and soul mates, it can be a whole day or even a whole weekend! Hopefully you already have set plans for the holiday, but for those who are last minute planners, keep reading for ideas. If you’re in a relationship, that is wonderful! If you’re not, who says these events can’t be done alone, with friends, or with family? Forget the bubbly, chocolate and beer is the new trend. Saturday, February 13, 2016 Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place:... Read More

Valentine’s or Galentine’s, I’ve Got Your Makeup Looks Covered

February 7th, 2015

In case you haven’t been inside a commercial retailer in the last 5 weeks, next week will bring February 14th: Valentine’s Day. I’m not going to get into the singles/couples/heteronormative mess of it all. I’ll just say I’m looking forward to celebrating love. I like sending little Valentine’s Day packages to my niece and nephew in an effort to impress upon them that their marital status is not the only love in their life that matters. Especially since they’re both under the age of 12, so they’d better not even HAVE a marital status. So, chances... Read More

Valentine’s Day in Boulder

February 12th, 2014

              Love is in the air here in Boulder, as Valentine’s Day swiftly approaches. Now is the time when Boulderites quit burning their incense, and start lighting their scented candles.  Flowers, wine, chocolates, and (hopefully) condoms are flying off the shelves as the whole city begins to celebrate the international day of love. Some will be doting on their significant others with lavish gifts and romantic gestures, while others will be in a mad dash to rustle up a new significant other before the buzzer. (Really, how significant do they have to be?... Read More