Ordering in a Panic

Confession: when trying a new restaurant or when on a working lunch or dinner, I will often become overwhelmed with the food options and ignore the menu. Inevitably, the wait person will arrive to take my order after I ask for a "couple minutes" and I panic HARD. Like knees-weak-palms-sweaty-mom-spaghetti panic, ya know? I often …

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Where the Locals Go: Hillside Gardens, Colorado Springs

The summer concert series at Hillside Gardens is one of Colorado Springs's best kept secrets. Tourists just do not know about this spot. It's about 90% locals. But I'm going to share this with you. No extra charge 🙂 Every Wednesday from 6:30-8:30 PM, you can pay $5 (cash only) to enter this place that …

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Where the Locals Go: Colorado Springs Breakfast Edition

Colorado Springs gets a good amount of tourist traffic, especially in the summer. The Colorado Springs area is home to several tourist draws like Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs downtown, The Incline, and Pikes Peak. I recommend visiting all of those places if you're in town, but I suggest that for food, drinks, and …

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