Tag Archives: Congress Park

My Denver Neighborhood Dilemma

April 29, 2011


As I’m sure you’ve all read, I hate my neighbors. Therefore, I’ve decided to move. See you later suckers! Alright, I’m being dramatic. I am looking to move but I guess I can’t blame it ALL on my abhorrent duplex-mates. The hubs and I, once again, have decided to throw our hats into the real […]

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A Rant from Mama Monroe: Pretty People Make Bad Neighbors!

March 23, 2011


I live in a great little duplex in Congress Park. Amazing location, ridiculously cheap rent and my landlords don’t bother me. I have a yard, a garage and hardwood floors. These are the things I require. The hubs and I have been very happy in our little house for 6 years. 6 years is a […]

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I’m overjoyed… and I owe someone a sort-of apology.

October 7, 2010


THIS JUST IN… The Tavern Hospitality Group will NOT be moving forward with their diabolical plan to open one if their blah-blah-booooooring Tavern franchises in what used to be the Flix space on Colfax, just a few blocks from my residence. In case you don’t recall… here’s how I felt about it when I read […]

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Why don't we love Wyman's No. 5?

January 20, 2010

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by Mama Monroe I live in the Congress Park neighborhood of Denver. It’s not such a bad place. I love Colfax, I like the centrality of the location, proximity to anything that might be going on anywhere, I love the old houses and I REALLY love the Capitol Hill Pharmacy on 12th. (Those sweet old […]

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I, for one, AM NOT HAPPY about this…

December 10, 2009


by Mama Monroe Colfax is getting its Tavern. Oh joy. I love bars. I love them, I love them, I love them… I DO NOT love all of these ‘Tavern’ places however. And I especially do not love the idea of this cloned sheep factory in my ‘hood. They are generic and dumb. They are […]

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