The Pueblo Chieftain / Counting Sheep Coffee Potluck: Pie baking, wines, baking help, counting sheep November 5, 2014




CANON CITY — Linda Ballard of the Canon City Queen Anne Tea House, 813 Macon Ave., will give a demonstration on pie baking, both sweet and savory pies, at 2 p.m. Nov. 15. She’ll show how to make pie crust from scratch and talk about the variety of pies that can be baked for the season, from double-crust apple to chicken pot pie. (more…)

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Monsters & Critics / Counting Sheep Coffee Counting Sheep Coffee, ‘Sleepless In Seattle’…Or Anywhere No More November 4, 2014



Coffee is a treat for many of us, but come 2 or 3 o’clock, we back off–especially if insomnia is an issue and we need our sleep desperately. (more…)

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Monsters & Critics / Dr. Akikur Mohammad Elizabeth Peña’s Death Due To Alcohol, Expert Commentary on Life Saving Abuse Treatment October 23, 2014


Video still of Ms. Pena

Sadly on October 14, 2014, actress Elizabeth Peña died far too young at age 55 from a preventable disease, addiction to alcohol. (more…)

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Monsters & Critics / The Khalili Center Fat Or Fit? Feast Or Famine? Diet Expert Shows How To Overcome The Holiday Food Dilemma October 22, 2014

You asked about savory, sane and satisfying ways to cook and eat this holiday season, and registered dietitian Misti Gueron MS, RD of the prestigious Khalili Center answered!


A California native, Misti shares with us her insights about how to eat and drink well while still enjoying your favorite festive foods with simple swaps, strategies and sound advice. (more…)

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Monsters & Critics / Dr. Akikur Mohammad Perfectly Addicted? Michael Phelps’ Bad Behavior Maybe More Than A ‘Drinking Problem’ October 22, 2014


US Olympian Michael Phelps’ second DUI may be raising a lot of eyebrows, but it is also raising a number of questions: Does the Olympic champion have more than just a “drinking problem”? (more…)

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