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Monthly Archive: August 2013

Friday

30

August 2013

A Gluten-Free Pie in the Window.

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The Last Crumb Bakery: Flavor Full. Gluten Free. The sun is going down late on a summer’s day. Your neighbor creaks open her window and white lace curtains drift into the cool air. You catch a glimpse of a golden brown crust as she gently places a pie on her windowsill to cool, and the […]

Friday

23

August 2013

“Happiness in a bowl”

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That’s how the owners of Grandma Mary’s Sweets refer to their yummy caramel corn, made from an old family recipe from a real Grandma Mary, who was born and raised on a farm in Wiggins, Colorado. This family-owned Colorado Proud business draws on its long farming tradition to promote Colorado farmers and producers. Day-to-day operations […]

Friday

16

August 2013

A world of exotic coffees delivered to your door

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Attention, coffee aficionados who still miss the aromatic and supple brews we used to sip at Peaberry coffee shops in the Denver-Boulder area. You can still buy those tantalizing beans at eBeans, Peaberry Coffee’s online store. Colorado Proud member Peaberry Coffee is a Colorado owned and operated roaster and retailer. The company began in 1990, […]

Wednesday

7

August 2013

August Recipe: Peaches

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Warm summer days and cool nights help create the sweet and juicy peaches Coloradans crave. The state produced 24 million pounds of peaches in 2011. Select peaches that are slightly soft to the touch are free of bruises and have a fragrant smell. Peaches are low fat, sodium free and a good source of Vitamin […]

Wednesday

7

August 2013

Celebrate Colorado Proud Month with a gift box from Colorado Regional Makers

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When husband-wife team Peter and Anna Fargo left their jobs at the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington DC to move to Colorado, they didn’t leave behind their love of the environment. Instead they put it to work in the form of a small business, Colorado Proud company Colorado Regional Makers, that produces gift boxes that […]