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Explore the Grand Valley: J & M Aquatics and Pet Center (Grand Junction)

By On December 17, 2016

Looking for an awesome locally owned pet shop that covers everything from dogs and cats to fish and rodents and reptiles? I went to J&M Aquatics and Pet Center seeking out a… Read More

Tucan Espresso Sexy Seven
Coffee

Explore Coffee: Tucan Espresso Sexy Seven

By On December 9, 2016

Looking for a bag of coffee beans that will make a great cup of coffee every morning?  After searching for years, I’ve found one.  I recommend Tucan Espresso Sexy Seven by Mountain… Read More

The bar at Bin 707 is well-stocked with whiskey.  The second row of bottles is not the same as the front row.  There are many offerings!
Grand Valley

Explore the Grand Valley: Whiskey Flights at Bin 707 Foodbar

By On November 11, 2016

In my effort to taste as many different varieties of whiskey as I can, I’ve been looking for a bar that offers whiskey “flights” – small samplings of multiple whiskeys side-by-side. I… Read More

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Explore the Grand Valley: Bin 707 Foodbar (Grand Junction)

By On November 11, 2016

Looking for a great place to go on a date in Grand Junction?  Bin 707 is our favorite place!  It’s not a bad place for families either, but it rates number 1… Read More

The Encore Shoppe
Grand Valley

Explore Small Businesses to Support: The Encore Shoppe (Grand Junction)

By On October 21, 2016

We love the selection of second hand shops in the Grand Valley.  Considering the size of the valley, the number and variety of quality second hand stores is quite amazing.  One of… Read More

The Grand Mesa Visitor's Center
Colorado

Explore the Grand Valley: Discovery Trail and Grand Mesa Visitor’s Center

By On October 21, 2016

Ok.  I get it.  Anything atop the Grand Mesa isn’t exactly in the Grand Valley, so a review about it probably shouldn’t be in the Grand Valley category of reviews.  HOWEVER, the… Read More

Empty Bowls Event
Grand Valley

Explore the Grand Valley: Empty Bowls at Catholic Outreach (Grand Junction)

By On October 8, 2016

Every year, I’ve heard about an event in Grand Junction that raises money to help feed and shelter and clothe people in need in the Grand Valley (through Catholic Outreach).  Every year,… Read More

Traders Coffee
Coffee

Explore Coffee: Traders Coffee & Tea (Grand Junction)

By On October 7, 2016

Today, Josh and I went in search of a new espresso shack in town.  We found one, but it was closed, so I decided to review another brick and mortar coffee shop:… Read More

Octopus Coffee
Coffee

Explore Coffee: Octopus (Grand Junction)

By On September 30, 2016

After trying most, if not all, of the local coffee shops which offer inside table service in Grand Junction (and beyond), I’ve decided to embark on a new endeavor: sample the offerings… Read More

Jitterz
Coffee

Explore Coffee: Jitterz (Grand Junction)

By On September 23, 2016

After trying most, if not all, of the local coffee shops which offer inside table service in Grand Junction (and beyond), I’ve decided to embark on a new endeavor: sample the offerings… Read More