Bourbon Chia Tea with Caramelized Apple Garnish

Want to turn your autumn gathering into an Insta-worthy event? Start with the cocktails, obviously. While Pinterest has approximately 2.7 million recipes, we’ve come up with our own little drank that’s super simple to make, satisfies the sweet tooth, and really hits the spot. It’s perfect for kicking off the morning and even better to devour during…

Living the Hygge Life

Hygge: (pronounced “HUE-gah”) is as “Danish as pork roast and it goes far in illuminating the Danish soul,” says VisitDenmark. “In essence, hygge means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people. The warm glow of candlelight is hygge.” After being introduced to the word by a good friend from Colorado who had been traveling across Europe,…

Tailgating Like A (Super Bowl) Champ

I get it, Sundays are important to the week. Some people use them to get out of town, while others brunch through the day. But when you live in the Mile High City, more than likely you’re a die-hard Broncos fan, and Sunday is for tailgating. If you clicked on this post, you probably understand the importance of these…

The Best Grim, Gross, and Ghastly Halloween Shops

Halloween is just around the corner and it is by far one of the most entertaining holidays of the year. You have one chance each year to dress up as someone else… or more sinister… someTHING else! (Witch cackles in background). Whether you are dressing up or not, the most thrilling part of the season is to…

Keeping Skin Hydrated in Our Colorado Climate

The Colorado climate is not easy on the skin. It is dry and our high elevation puts us closer to the sun, making us more prone to skin damage. In the fall and winter months it becomes even more dry which means it is the perfect time to talk about a skin regimen that will…

Thrifty Thrifty Thrifty

In celebration of National Thrift Store Day I wanted to show my excitement by sharing three things with you: My love for thrifting and how it has made my home an even more humble abode. What the best places are around Denver to buy used apparel and/or merchandise. What retailers are offering awesome deals in…

Local Bags Bettering the World

Bags are an essential to our lives. They are the heart beat to any ensemble, storing prized possessions and easing our transitions throughout everyday life. A bag is more than just a bag. And for a select group of Colorado companies, that statement rings oh-so-true. Meet three brands that go above simply supplying storage and adding outfit aesthetic….

For my birthday, 26 things I love about Denver

I’m not from Denver, in fact, my Colorado hometown is probably opposite of what comes to mind of when noting the Centennial State. However, when I finally moved to the capital of my native land I was pleasantly surprised by how quickly the city took this country girl in. Denver has changed significantly over the…

For the Love of Popcorn

If there is one thing that gets me going, it is popcorn. And apparently I’m not alone. Manufacturers continue to “pop up” with new and different brands of the delectable snack. Have you seen the shelves at the grocery store? Smart Pop, Skinny Pop, Boom Chicka Pop and the list goes on! Popcorn is a having a…

Why Being Single in Denver Is Not So Bad.

Are you at the fun age of feeling completely left out of your girl squad because all of your besties are getting married?  Are you struggling just to get yourself into a bra and out the door for another repetitive date with some guy (you probably should have swiped left on) that is soooo not worth missing the Bachelorette?…