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Boulder Weekly: Feast

Foraging for mushrooms and meaning in the Colorado mountains

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Boulder Mag: Japango

Sushi has made inroads across America, but landlocked Boulder’s passion for sushi and Japanese cuisine today must be credited at least in part to Japango, the Pearl Street fixture where for the last 20 years, generations of locals have received their delicious sushi educations.

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Boulder Weekly’s 101-Word Contest Winner

I took third place in the fourth annual Boulder Weekly 101-word fiction contest! I’ve received honorable mention in the past, but the placing is a huge thrill and honor. The story was inspired by a recent road trip through Wyoming, South Dakota and Montana. You know, ranching country, where I have family roots. Check out […]

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Kate on KYGT’s Writer’s Talk

“Live from the center of the universe, also known as Clear Creek County…” I was guest on Writer’s Talk with Jerry Fabyanic at KYGT, an adorable community radio station in Idaho Springs, on March 10. Though no longer live, you can listen to us chat about my novel, Transference, as well as the craft of writing, […]

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Restaurants: Lulu’s BBQ

Sweet and salty heaven at Texas-style barbecue gem BY KATE JONUSKA | PHOTOS BY PHIL MUMFORD Published in the Fall/Winter 2017 Boulder Magazine The change from Phillips 66 gas station to neighborhood restaurant was not as drastic as you might think in the case of LuLu’s BBQ. The pull-throughs may be the patio and the […]

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Fitness: Soul Sweat

Workout: Soul Sweat at Alchemy of Movement An exercise class that includes real dance moves BY KATE JONUSKA Alchemy of Movement, 2436 30th St., 303-449- 4410, alchemyofmovement.com Instructor: Dancing in front of other people can be an intimidating and embarrassing activity, eliciting nightmares of missed moves or audience members laughing and pointing, but there is […]

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Fitness: Acro Fusion

Workout: Acro Fusion Try moves like Throne or High-Flying Whale BY KATE JONUSKA Boulder Circus Center, 4747 26th St., 303-444- 8110, bouldercircuscenter.net Instructor: When your job is to get people off their feet and into the air, establishing trust is key, and with his warm, open demeanor, you can’t ask for better than Ryan Hamity. […]

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Fitness: Happy Hour Yin

Workout: Happy Hour Yin Because most of us are a little too yang BY KATE JONUSKA Amana Yoga, 949 Walnut St., Suite B, 719-649-3024, amanayogaboulder.com Instructor: In a climate where yoga as a spiritual exercise and yoga as physical exercise often seem separated, it’s always a pleasure to meet a yoga teacher like Melisa Slythe […]

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