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Del Monte Back To School Contest: Do You Squeeze or Spoon? {Giveaway $100 Visa Giftcard!}

August 2, 2014
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Are you all ready thinking about Back to School? Maybe just a smidge? I believe that always burns in the back of our minds, even during the heat of the summer. My kids go back in just over a month & I’m all about trying new snack ideas on them now…to know what they will crave then. […]

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Sips Away! Mott’s Bold Juices

August 1, 2014
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Hi there! I’m sharing some delish fruity sips today. We are having a super active summer here in Telluride, CO. You know what that means? We are always on the lookout for healthful, pure, energizing drinks to keep us going. Beverages that we can enjoy every day. If there is something we’ve learned here in […]

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Sizzlin’ Summer Fun with Capri Sun!

July 30, 2014
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How is your summer going? Ours is go, go, go! All year long we are super active here in Telluride, Colorado. What changes in the summer when the snow is not dumping down? Oh lots! We hike, mountain bike, fish, play in the park, swim, go on Jeep tours… and more! Where are you gonna […]

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Loaded Goldfish Nachos

July 7, 2014
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Happy Monday! Hope everyone had an amazing three day weekend & July 4th. Here is a playful (and really yummy) recipe I came up with recently….lots of kicks & giggles for kids & adults Loaded Goldfish Nachos is calling your name.

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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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Happy Easter 2014!

April 20, 2014
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Howdy! I hope you are all having a lovely Easter Sunday. My kids woke to their stuffed baskets. The bunny last minute shopped Target to make sure everyone was surprised & satisfied with spring treats & goodies!

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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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Savor the Slopes | Keystone, CO

March 9, 2014
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I LOVE ski resorts. You all ready knew that right? Not only do I live in a ski resort, but I travel around Colorado & the world to seek out the best ski town experiences. Thankfully this year has been a total win for great snow,  superb mountains, fabulous new friends & lively ski resorts. […]

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Snowy Blythe

October 13, 2013
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The other day I got distracted. As I always do. I had just dropped my kiddos off at school & we were in the middle of a huge snow storm! That’s right, a full on snow attack in the beginning of October. We also had lots of snow in September. Can I tell you how […]

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The World’s Greatest PB&J

September 4, 2013
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Wow! I’m so impressed by the latest cookbook Weelcious Lunches by my pal Catherine McCord. We talk about How to Pack a LunchBox a heck of a lot around here. So does Catherine on her amazing blog Weelicious. There are sooooo many stand out recipes in her book, as soon as I saw this one […]

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Reminder: September Project LunchBox Challenge

September 1, 2013
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Well here we are ~ we made it to September! Most of the kids are back to school. Lunches are being packed. Parents are relieved & a bit stressed with the new routine. (Happy Labor Day weekend by the way!) A good portion of the school days of September I will be posting lunchbox creations. Inspiration […]

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Project LunchBox September Challenge!

August 8, 2013
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Back to school is almost here friends. As a matter of fact we were in school yesterday getting all excited about the first day back. A few years ago I launched Project LunchBox…it was very well received by all of you! Let’s kick off the 2013-14 school year with healthy lunches packed at home. Lots […]

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Telluride Balloon Festival 2013

June 14, 2013
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Balloons, colors, majestic box canyon….oh my! What a stunning array of beauty visits Telluride, CO the first weekend of June each year. This was the festivals 29th year here! The Telluride Balloon Festival is SURE to impress kids, adults, pets…..everyone. I could not believe my eyes at the splendor. Of course my camera was at the ready […]

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Kids Chopped Vegetable Salad

June 9, 2013
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Sometimes you walk in the house and your 6 & 9 year old kiddos have complete control of everything. Or they think they do. See the other day I walked in from fly fishing lessons. Was a typical Sunday except for the fact that ALL of my knives were out. There was broccoli & cauliflower […]

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Happy Easter!

March 31, 2013
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Well hello there! Happy Easter to you and your family. Hopefully you are having a sunny day filled with lots of chocolate goodies and FUN. Wishing you plenty of bluebird days and a joyous spring. Stay tuned for lots of bright, cheerful, happy & delicious recipes here Family Fresh Cooking. Here is a glimpse of […]

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