Colorado Urban Winefest

Despite living in Colorado for three years now, I went to (gasp) my first wine festival in this fine state this past weekend.

Look Ma, no hands!

Look Ma, no hands! (photo courtesy of Samantha Myers)

I know, I know; what have I been doing all this time? Well, to be honest, I’ve been buying wine from other states (please forgive me). But thanks to the Colorado Urban Winefest, all that is going to change.

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Make your get ready routine work for you

How long do you spend working on your fitness each day? Now, how long do you spend working on your hair and make up getting ready to go to work or go out at night, or just run errands each day? Is there a noticeable difference?

Well, while you’re just standing there waiting for your hair to dry or swiping on blush, why not make the most of that time by getting in a few slimming exercises? Trust me, your booty will thank you later. Here are some easy ones to work in to your get ready routine each day.

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Green Chili Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast is my favorite meal. I believe you can eat it just about anytime; I love eggs with a side of veggies for lunch (aka brunch) and cereal for dinner (is that brenner?)

My latest obsession, thanks to the boyfe, is the breakfast burrito. The green chili breakfast burrito to be exact. It all started on New Years Day; we spent a few days in the mountains with a friend who introduced us to her neighbor friend, whose Mom made a mean batch of green chili to kick off 2013 right.

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Style rules

This year I’m making a resolution to budget for clothes and accessories (I know, eeek). To help me stick to it I’m laying down some ground rules. I’ll decide how much I can spend each season and put a limit on how many shoes and handbags I can buy.

I’m actually really excited to challenge myself to be more frugal when filling my closet. To kick things off, I want to share some of my current style rules.

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Reward for stolen bike on 13th and Clayton

With great sadness, I report that my bike has been stolen. I love her and really hope that she is recovered. I also needed an excuse to start blogging again so this kind of works out… anywho, here’s my posting about my bike, please help! If she is found, I will offer a kind reward.

the mad ones

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.”
― Jack Kerouac, On the Road

A bright pant