A Thanksgiving Roundup

I hosted Thanksgiving at my apartment this year – my first year of officially hosting. My brother flew in from Providence, Rhode Island and my parents drove in from Iowa. We had 11 people eating with us (friends-who-are-like-family) and later, more friends joined for dessert, leftovers and wine. Here is our menu and enjoy our […]

Restaurant Lovins: Farraddays’ – Isle Casino

Note: This is part two of a restaurant review after being invited to visit Isle of Capri Casinos (Lady Luck and Isle Casino) in Black Hawk, Colorado. The lowdown: Name: Farraddays’ Location: Black Hawk, Colorado in Isle Casino (401 Main Street) Cuisine: Contemporary American Ambiance and Interior: Our reservations were at 7 PM. We headed […]

Colorado Cheese Festival 2010

This past weekend my good friend Doni of Nomadic Foodie and I headed to South Denver for the Colorado Cheese Festival (a great Groupon deal!) Doni and I both adore cheese. I’ve written about it here and I wrote a guest post on her blog about how to prepare the perfect cheese plate. Held at […]

First Bite Boulder 2010

Anything food,  mixed with Boulder, I’m there. Every year that I’ve lived in Boulder I have attended First Bite Boulder. It’s like Boulder’s own restaurant week! A Local Celebration of World Class Dining: From November 12-20th more than 40 of Boulder’s top restaurants will be offering a special three course $26 prix fixe dinner menu. […]

An Introduction: Grace, Her Food, Her Love and Grace(Full)Plate

Welcome to Grace(Full)Plate. I’m excited to be here and to have you here. My name is Grace Boyle. You may know me from the last two years I have been blogging over at Small Hands, Big Ideas – my personal blog where I cover everything from working in a startup, career, relationships and daily inspiration […]