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Hygge: The Danish Secret to Living Happy

By Marla Meridith / January 17th

  Let's talk about HYGGE, pronounced not at all the way it looks...it's Hoo-Gah. Think about the word HUG add an OO and a UH. This is a Danish phenomena and the secret to the folks in Denmark being known as the happiest people in the world (no, it's not Disneyland.) Hygge has been a hot topic on the web for ...Read More

Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

By Marla Meridith / January 15th

  If there's a type of cookie that reigns supreme for me it's these Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies. We can't get enough of them in my house. These cookies have the perfect crumb, crunch and just the right ratio of sweet, peanut buttery goodness. A touch of salt helps all the flavors come together. If you love peanuts but have someone ...Read More

Barley Salad with Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Cranberries & Feta

By Marla Meridith / January 14th

  We love this healthy Barley Salad with Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Cranberries & Feta recipe. It's so easy to prepare, a great vegetarian meal for lunch or dinner. Perfect for Meatless Monday and any time you want a lighter meal. Serve as an appetizer, side or main dish. Great warm or cold.   Click HERE for recipe details.   ...Read More

Yoga Retreat in Mallorca

By Marla Meridith / January 12th

  I've been wanting to visit Spain for years now, but I've been looking for the perfect opportunity to plan a trip. This summer I met the fabulous Karl Straub here in my home town at the Telluride Yoga Festival. He taught a number of classes at the festival and I loved his unique style and fun filled personality. I ...Read More

Chipotle Chicken Tortilla Soup

By Marla Meridith / January 10th

  Making soups this time of the year is one of my all time favorite things to do. Not only do they taste delicious, but a big batch can last a few days...making meal time way easier. This Chicken Tortilla Soup is filled with flavor and will satisfy you on the coldest winter days, I snuck in some chipotle in ...Read More

The Coziest & Cutest Winter Sweaters

By Marla Meridith / January 5th

  The V-neck Boyfriend Sweater by J. Crew $128   What is it about a favorite sweater that is so joyful and comforting?! I have a closest full of favorites, some I reserve for skiing and others are go-tos for walking my hounds Moose and Bo around snowy Telluride. Others are perfect for just lounging around the house. And some are ...Read More

Strawberry Crepe Casserole

By Marla Meridith / January 3rd

  This is quite possibly the BEST breakfast/brunch recipe ever! Show off your cooking skills with this easy Strawberry Crepe Casserole gorgeous recipe. Not only does it taste out of this world, but how pretty is this dish?! It only looks fancy, I promise it can be made easily even if you don't consider yourself a pro cook. Another bonus is ...Read More

14 Super Healthy Recipes for Veganuary 2019

By Marla Meridith / January 2nd

  Now that we are a few days into January 2019...it's time to evaluate those New Year's Commitments. If healthier eating and better food choices are on your list then it might be time to add some more vegan recipes into your meal planning. Here are delicious recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and everywhere in between. Trust me, you will ...Read More

10 Easy Commitments to Make 2019 the Best Year Ever!

By Marla Meridith / January 1st

  Happy 2019!! Let's all make this year a GREAT one together. There's nothing like starting the new year off with some easy resolutions and commitments to make it prosperous. These 12 commitments are ones that I live by every single day. They have really changed my life for the better. I hope you enjoy this list, I've kept it ...Read More

Blueberry and Bubbles Champagne Punch

By Marla Meridith / December 31st

  I absolutely love Champagne (which can be very evident on my Instagram feed) and I am also smitten with blueberries. I can't think of a tastier way to ring in the New Year than this Blueberry and Bubbles Champagne Punch. All you need is your favorite bottle of Brut Champagne, fresh blueberries, St. Germain (elderflower liquor) and a sparkling sugar ...Read More