“The Stump” Fresh Spring Water in North Ogden
Apr07

“The Stump” Fresh Spring Water in North Ogden

I don’t know about you, but I am not a fan of tap water. Yes, I am grateful to have clean water running freely in my home but man does it taste gross sometimes. Every once in a while I will turn on the tap and see all kinds of mysterious floaters and sometimes even the dreaded brown water.  Tap water is treated with tons of chemicals to kill the bacteria and microorganisms that can make you sick  and it can also contain a long...

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How To Be A Tourist In Downtown Ogden
Apr02

How To Be A Tourist In Downtown Ogden

Whether you are a local Ogdenite or visiting from SLC, it’s fun to be a tourist sometimes.  Downtown Ogden has a lot to offer so head on over to 25th street and start exploring.     TAKE THE TRAIN First thing first, don’t drive to Ogden, take the train! With free WiFi and comfy seats, it’s the perfect way to visit in style. The train runs frequently from SLC to Ogden and although it takes a bit longer to...

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My Sunday Afternoon Adventure
Mar29

My Sunday Afternoon Adventure

The Platter family was feeling kind of blah when we woke up on Sunday morning; I have been dealing with kidney issues, my husband was sore from his recent ski trip and the kids had way too much sugar the night before. To top off our Sunday blahs our epic plans went down the drain when I realized our passes to an awesome fun center were not valid until April, woops! We were determined to have an awesome day despite our morning crankies...

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Ogden Area Influencers Summit Recap
Mar20

Ogden Area Influencers Summit Recap

What an incredible day! I am so proud to call Ogden my home and on days like this when I get to sit in a room full of people who love Ogden as much as I do, swoon! The Ogden Influencers Summit was an event to unite local bloggers, Instarammers and other influencers with local businesses and organizations. It was a way for all of us who follow each other online to meet face to face and make real connections. It was everything I hoped...

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A Walk In My Hood
Mar17

A Walk In My Hood

My neighborhood is a pretty special place to me. I first fell in love with it when I was looking at photos of my house while I was still living in Portland. My house was built in 1920 and has the most amazing vintage metal cabinets that are also magnetic. I love my home and I don’t mind staying locked inside like a hobbit and in winter I often bunker down and snuggle until spring. With the warm weather here I have fallen in love...

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10 Rad People Born In Ogden
Jan22

10 Rad People Born In Ogden

Living in Ogden offers many positive and life changing events. Many of us enjoy beautiful scenery, unique homes, and amazing jobs. These 10 Ogden born men and women received SUCCESS.   Rachel Allen Berry was born on March 11, 1859. She grew up in Kanarraville, Utah; a little town adjacent to Cedar City. Rachel married William Berry at the age of twenty. The young school teacher and her cattleman husband decided to travel to Arizona by...

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