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Guacamole & Shrimp Ceviche Toasts

October 9, 2014
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I’m so excited about 2 things today. #1 this recipe. These Guacamole & Shrimp Ceviche Toasts are the most delicious appetizer for practically any celebration you may have coming up! #2 My Carnival cruise is booked! I leave in a few weeks on a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise. I came up with this islandy recipe to get pumped & to […]

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4UR Ranch | Creede, Colorado

September 24, 2014
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Howdy! A year & a half ago I bid on a very special vacation to benefit the Telluride Adaptive Sports Program. I had heard about the 4UR Ranch in Creede, Colorado for sometime & I was so excited to bid on & win this trip! Any way I can help our educational ski programs I do. Any way […]

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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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Winner! London on Ice Tetley Tea Recipe Contest

June 28, 2014
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Happy Saturday everyone!! I have some great news ~ my Sparkling Blueberry Ginger Iced Tea won the hearts & taste buds of Tetley Tea’s London on Ice recipe contest. I was asked to create a summery drink recipe with their new Black & Green blended tea. I had a creative blast with this & I’m thrilled & honored […]

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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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The Taste of Vail | Debut of Rosé

April 29, 2014
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Looking for an amazing food & wine event to attend next winter? Got ya covered…I tend to plan very far ahead, do you? The Taste of Vail is where you & I need to be next April, 2015. Please join me for some festival pics. I was going to share the entire festival in one blog post, but there are […]

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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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Hotel Matthiol | Zermatt, Switzerland

March 24, 2014
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As most of you know I was recently in glorious Zermatt, Switzerland. It has been a dream of mine for some time to visit there. What did I think? SMITTEN! Whenever I travel I seek out the finest properties to stay in. Hotels that are spectacular in location, service, design, food and more. On this visit […]

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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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Cosmopolitan | Telluride, CO

February 15, 2014
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Looking for me? Cool. You can find me at one of Telluride’s best restaurants Cosmopolitan. Parked in the Hotel Columbia just steps from the gondola ~ not only is Cosmo (the short name for those in the know) easy to find, but you will fall in love with the food! I was joined by my […]

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Beaver Creek Food & Wine Weekend

January 31, 2014
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It certainly looks like I have two homes now! I was back in Beaver Creek, CO again this weekend for the amazing Beaver Creek Food & Wine Weekend. This was a super fun event that started on Thursday evening & kept us really busy with sips & bites until Sunday. A long weekend of food, skiing, […]

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The Osprey at Beaver Creek | Colorado Travel

January 20, 2014
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Sometimes a mountain girl needs to touch base with her wanderlust side. She needs to leave her mountain town & explore others…what she might find is something very unique & special. Last week I was invited to tour & learn about beautiful Beaver Creek, CO. What did I find there? Perhaps another mountain town to […]

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The Ranches at Belt Creek, Montana

January 3, 2014
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I thrive on travel. You knew that right? I have experiences lined up in my head way before I have the time to make them happen. My wanderlust personality encouraged me to make the move to a ski resort. Why not live a life well lived every single day, right? I visited the Ranches at […]

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Restaurant REV | Hotel Madeline | Telluride, CO.

August 29, 2013
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I have been a lucky gal this summer. This was the 3rd restaurant review I have done in the course of a few weeks. See that Crispy Soft Shell Crab above? If I could have that everyday I would. Really. Restaurant REV is tucked inside the Hotel Madeline right here in Mountain Village/Telluride, Colorado. To have […]

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Telluride Bistro

August 24, 2013
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Happy weekend! Hopefully you will enjoy some relaxation, great food & big fun in the next few days. Today I am sharing the Telluride Bistro with you…a wonderful restaurant here in Telluride, Colorado. If you are a local or visitor I suggest checking out this hot spot, it serves up amazing Southern Italian style dishes. […]

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