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Denver Life Magazine

Denver Life Magazine February 2020

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In every issue: Fashion, Wellness, Beauty, Travel, Home Decor, Family Time, Dining, Local Arts, Pets, Outdoor Adventure, Colorado Escapes and Philanthropy. Denver Life Magazine highlights the very best of Denver culture, adventure and style!

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Denver Life Magazine
12 Issues

in this issue

2 min.
it’s been a whirlwind

I joined the amazing Denver Life team in the midst of shipping this issue, and quickly jumped into the trenches. But that’s what editors do. We thrive on hectic schedules, wade through muddy waters, and work as a team to get the best content out for our readers. Onward and upward! Since I’m new here, I thought I’d introduce myself. First off, I’m a transplant. I hail from Toronto but relocated to Denver in 2014 with my family for the adventure and business. I’ve overseen several national magazines in the health and fitness, lifestyle, parenting, and entertainment arenas—and I am grateful that my work has taken me around the world. I’ve interviewed some pretty dynamic characters, from Deepak Chopra to Arnold Schwarzenegger to world-renowned British chef and restauranteur Jamie Oliver. I am…

1 min.

frozen over @coloradobehrs and family play on a frozen Evergreen Lake. knee deep @rickybolotin enjoys a snowy hike on Mount Quandary. apricot lane @ninoroyalle shows off a beautiful new red dress from @apricotlanelakewood. thai feast @daughterthaikitchenandbar serves up a mouth-watering Thai feast. 52 Saturdays giveaway spotlight Submit a photo of your fun filled weekend in our #52SaturdaysDLM Giveaway for a chance to win. Learn how by visiting denverlifemagazine.com/52saturdaysdlm red glow @Live_To_Travel visited the Gaylord Rockies’ ICE! event and saw Rudolph. follow us on: @denverlifemag @denverlifemagazine @denverlifemagazine…

1 min.
just the ticket

Take a break in paradise. Visit denverlifemagazine.com/win for complete details and your chance to win this exciting giveaway. White sand beaches. Crystal-blue water. A row of palm trees swaying in the sun. Deep down, you know you deserve this. Enter to win a three-night getaway for two to the all-inclusive RIU PALACE COSTA MUJERES IN CANCUN, MEXICO, a package that includes roundtrip airfare from Denver to Cancun, ground transfers to and from the airport and hotel, all meals and drinks, non-motorized watersports, and the assistance of an Apple Vacations representative. Spend your days kicking back by the pool, relaxing at the resort spa, sipping mai tais on the beach…the list goes on! Just make sure to Instagram your time in paradise—jealous friends back home are part of the experience, too.…

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Get away from it all Craving some adventure in your life? Head to the Colorado Convention Center on Feb. 22 and 23 for the fourth consecutive year of the Denver Travel & Adventure Show—a celebration of all things travel, vacation, and tourism. Thousands of travel experts at location-specific booths will be offering insider advice to help plan your next trip. Seminars at the Travel, Destination, and Savvy Traveler Theaters include talks by celebrity speakers like Cheryl Strayed, expert advice on how to travel like a local, and other terrific tips and tricks. For entertainment, the Global Beats Stage features performances representing cultures from around the world. You can buy tickets onsite, but we suggest taking advantage of the online deal running until Feb. 21, which offers a one-day ticket for $12…

3 min.
a burning question

I love the look of my husband’s facial hair. It was even my idea to grow it out. But it’s been giving me beard burn, and the dry Colorado winters make it even worse. What can we do? —Robin, Stapleton For an authority on the topic, we caught up with bearded Jacob Rockwell. Rockwell’s story is amazing; when he was a metal fabricator working on a bar for a wedding, a splinter got into his hand and set off a flesh-eating bacteria. Emergency surgery saved his hand, but to heal his body doctors induced a coma that lasted months. The blessing, said Rockwell: He awoke with a full beard. He went on to create True Grit, a Denver company making beard care products. His advice for your husband: “Use Beard Balm.…

1 min.
booking flights

We’ve sifted through all the myths and wives’ tales on how to get the best airline deals. Some of them are pure nonsense, but some—like the five below—are worth jotting down for future use. 1 DELETE BROWSER COOKIES Constantly hunting for the same flight? Getting rid of cookies, which are bits of data that store information about your web browsing history, will lead to lower prices. If you don’t, websites will track this information and increase prices of flights you’ve searched. 2 THE DAY MATTERS If you have some flexibility, try to fly on Tuesday or Wednesday, when business travel is lowest, or on Saturday, which sees much less weekend travel than Sunday. The smaller number of flyers on these days means lower fares. 3 SHOP ON TUESDAY Most airlines post flight deals on Monday nights.…