Machete Tequila + Tacos – Denver, CO

On our eTuk tour of Denver, one of the eateries the tour guide recommended was Machete’s for their street tacos.  Since we weren’t staying in Denver for long and we already had dinner plans, we went for a quick hit and run.  We ordered one taco each during happy hour. Hubby ordered the Arrachera – Hanger

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Complimentary, But Not Really Free

On a recent trip to Colorado my husband and I shared an inside joke whenever we received a complimentary item or service.  It started because we (ok, maybe I) spent a pretty penny or two on the hotel selections and to counter it we found humor in all the “complimentary” items/services. For example, there were

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Breakfast at Tiff… I Mean Mercantile’s

Mercantile Dining & Provision – Denver, CO This little gem is located inside Union Station at the end of one of the hallways.  We happened across this place while waiting for a table at Snooze an AM Eatery.  Thank you Snooze for having a line because we might not have come across one of our

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Richard Walker’s Pancake House – San Diego, CA

I’m still evolving on how I want to write up and present my reviews.  In the mean time, this week’s restaurant review is a throwback to earlier this year when my husband and I went on vacation to San Diego, CA.  Our breakfast choice that day?  Richard Walker’s Pancake House First off, there was a long

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Serious Eats or Pretentious Treats?

Disappointment is when reality doesn’t meet expectation.  What are the consequences when you’re disappointed?  Specifically, what are some outcomes when eating establishments disappoint you?  Let’s get into a deep discussion on… cupcakes?   Imagine strolling by a bakery window and spying a luscious [insert favorite flavor] cupcake with creamy frosting.  There’s a slight glow surrounding

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Prime Day Came and Went, but Trust Issues Remain

Prime Day started off salty, but in the end I was finally able to make some purchases Tuesday evening.  Why the salt?  Their web site crashing was a big part of it. According to CNN Money*, Amazon’s Prime Day was wildly successful with sales exceeding any of their biggest shopping days last year.  I admit

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