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What to Wear for Skiing: Gear & Clothes

March 1, 2015
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This winter has been amazing here in the mountains. We’ve been out on the slopes & playing hard in the fresh powder as often as we can…there’s nothing like it! So many of you have asked what I wear for alpine skiing & here it is in pictures. It can take quite a few years of […]

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The DB Mag – Winter 2015

February 3, 2015
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I’m thrilled to share a new e-magazine with you today The DB Mag! We had a blast with this lifestyle article..hope it gets you inspired to enjoy the great outdoors! The DB Mag is filled with inspiring articles & eye candy photos. The theme throughout is Cultivating Traditions. Inspiring content by seasoned contributors on how to treasure […]

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15 Winter Activities You Gotta Try!

January 8, 2015
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As you all probably know by now I live in a winter wonderland, Telluride, Colorado! I live for the snow & when it flies I’m out there for every snowflake! Winter fun isn’t just for the kids (though it’s really fun have them join you) Go get some gear, a guide, a pal or your […]

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Happy 1st Birthday Moose!

November 16, 2014
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This weekend has been sooooooo fun! I’ve proclaimed November 15th as our Moose’s 1st birthday (he’s a Second Chance doggy, so were not sure of his natural birthdate) We had a super fun little party. Take a look… Moose has become our best friend, ultimate hiking partner & most loved family member. You could say we […]

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Summer Hike in Bear Creek | Telluride, Colorado

September 19, 2014
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Happy Friday! In my photo library I have plentiful collections of everything. I have lots of food (of course!) travel, portraits & nature photos. Living in Telluride, CO there is always an opportunity to embrace the outdoors & all it’s beauty. The Bear Creek Trail is a hike (or as the locals call it a walk). […]

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Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour | Keystone, CO

August 31, 2014
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Just when I thought my bacon obsession was in control I received a gracious invitation to the Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour in Keystone, CO. Within one second I responded….YES! All sorts of bacon creations were well represented…

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Summer Flowers, Blythe Dolls & a New Blue Bench!

July 20, 2014
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Oh so much visual splendor around here! Summer flowers… Blythe Dolls… and a new blue bench….Oh MY!

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All Aboard The Durango Blues Train!

July 18, 2014
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Do you like the Blues? Do you LOVE the idea of a vintage train that takes you way high into the Colorado mountains? Do ya love great views? Wine, beer & fun loving people? If you answered YES to all or most of those questions then the Durango Blues Train just might be your thing….It […]

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Happy July 4th! Telluride Style

July 3, 2014
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Howdy! Wow ~ is it July 4th already?! This is the most amazing time of year. The streets of our stunning box canyon will be filled with locals & visitors, all here to celebrate Independence Day. Folks say about 4000 people will line our main street. All decked out in red, white & blue. They will watch […]

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Spring Break in Beaver Creek, CO!

May 14, 2014
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My kids are still talking about the amazing spring break we had last month in Beaver Creek, Colorado. The BC ski resort has become my home away from home & I was so excited to share my special place with my family! The ski season was winding down, but that didn’t stop us from taking […]

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Welcome Home Gus! An Olympic Medalist in Telluride, CO

April 1, 2014
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Guess what? We had a Sochi 2014 Olympic star visit a few weeks ago! Yep. Gus Kenworthy ~ Telluride, CO’s first olympic medalist came back to visit us in his (& my) hometown. With a population of about 2,700 here in the Southwest corner of the Rockies, we might be few in number…but everything we do […]

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Palmyra at the Peaks Resort | Telluride, CO

February 28, 2014
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The Peaks Resort is one of my favorite places to hang out in Telluride, Colorado. We used to vacation there when my kids were smaller. These days it’s where we swim, spa and workout. Recently I was able to enjoy a wonderful dining experience at their signature restaurant, Palmyra. For a more detailed restaurant experience […]

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Happy New Year!

January 1, 2014
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Wishing you all tasteful + beautiful adventures in 2014…. FamilyFreshCooking.com XO

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Mountain Style ~ Free Printable Holiday Gift Tags

December 3, 2013
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Y’all know how much I LOVE the mountains! How fun would if be to have mountain themed Christmas gifts? Well now you can with these Mountain Style Holiday Gift Tags. These are images I’ve shot in Telluride, CO. It’s best to print these on coated card stock. Have fun with them! Here is the free PDF file. […]

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Pescado | Telluride, Colorado

October 25, 2013
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Oh did we need Pescado here in Telluride, Colorado. I mean really. I crave amazing sushi all the time. Problem was I couldn’t find what I was looking for in my small mountain town. This is the second incarnation of this sushi bar…a few years ago it was across the street (still on Colorado Ave.) It […]

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