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Shoshoni Yoga Retreat

Shoshoni Yoga Retreat

Since 2006 one of my favorite, nearby escapes from reality is the Shoshoni Yoga Retreat just outside of Nederland, Colorado. In the past, I have gone with my husband and we’ve rented one of their sweet cabins and stayed two nights, or I’ve gone on […]

Moxie Bread Company in Louisville

Moxie Bread Company in Louisville

Cravings. I don’t often have a lot of cravings for food other than my daily ferments, but I do crave nearly anything and everything that Moxie Bread Company makes. Yes, yes, more gluten — but wait, it’s good for you gluten. Promise. If you live […]

Colorado Real Soap Company

Colorado Real Soap Company

Sometimes I come across a company that simply captures my heart. For me, it’s kinda like falling in love with a new friend — you love the way they look, how interesting they are, and ultimately how they make you feel. And that’s precisely what […]

Lake Steam Baths in Denver

Lake Steam Baths in Denver

One of my intentions this year is to simply stop more often and do absolutely nothing. Sounds easy, right? Not for me. I have to schedule the time to just be still. But there is one place that can motivate me to just slow down […]

McDevitt Taco Supply

McDevitt Taco Supply

We live near a strip mall on the corner of Foothills and Baseline called “Meadows on the Parkway.” I know this probably conjures up some lovely bucolic setting where one might see sheep grazing amongst Aston Martins, right?  Nah. Most people in Boulder either know […]

Roasted Green Chile

Roasted Green Chile

When we lived in New Mexico the end of summer meant one thing: the smell of green chiles roasting on nearly every street corner. This intoxicating scent permeates the state starting in late August through October. Sometimes we would get extra lucky and hit a […]