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At the BROADMOOR – #BESTHOLIDAY BRUNCH; #BESTKIDS BUFFET
Breads and sweets at Broadmoor Christmas Brunch

At the BROADMOOR – #BESTHOLIDAY BRUNCH; #BESTKIDS BUFFET

The Broadmoor Christmas brunch also takes tremendous effort. The denouement: The huge chocolate fountain just waiting for strawberries or marshmallows.

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Sunday brunch at Safta: eclectic Middle-Eastern cuisine in Denver
The apricot tumeric scones at Safta were to die for

Sunday brunch at Safta: eclectic Middle-Eastern cuisine in Denver

Safta, from James Beard Award-winning Executive Chef / Partner Alon Shaya offers signature modern Israeli cuisine, combining the flavors of Morocco, Lebanon, Palestine, Bulgaria and Turkey

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San Antonio has a new kind of “Pearl”
The old Pearl Brewery in San Antonio

San Antonio has a new kind of “Pearl”

Pearl is the new go-to area of San Antonio – a 22 acre mixed use space for housing, shopping, dining, a year-round farmer’s market, riverside amphitheater and the third campus of the Culinary Institute of America

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In Denver: learning to make tamales for the holidays
The tamales are ready to eat

In Denver: learning to make tamales for the holidays

Tamales are a traditional holiday treat in a lot of the American Southwest and South of the Border. I've loved them since I was a kid growing up in Texas. But I never knew how to make them.

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Morgan’s Wonderland: An ‘Ultra-Accessible’ facility for people with special challenges
Morgan's Inspiration Island

Morgan’s Wonderland: An ‘Ultra-Accessible’ facility for people with special challenges

Morgan’s Wonderland is the very first theme park of its kind. The park has welcomed more than 1.6 million guests from all 50 states and 73 countries in its first decade

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