Jul
16

10 amazing local Ogden appetizers

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Tired of the same old chips & salsa or bread stick appetizers? Check out these 10 mouth watering apps you may have overlooked on the menu.  From  elevated  classics to the adventurous gourmet treats, Ogden has everything a foodie could dream of. 1                     Tona Sushi…
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Jul
12

Outrageously Fun Road Trip Destinations in Utah

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 Author: Alyssa Craig With all the amazing destinations our great state has to offer, it is not surprising that summertime is almost synonymous with road trips for many Utah families. If you have a road trip on this summer’s to-do list, consider some of these must see attractions close to home! Bear Lake Located in…
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Jul
06

10 Local drive-ins & diners you must visit this summer ( and beyond!)

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The great thing about living in a  small town is having locally owned places to dine on every corner.  These local places are the best of the best and their vintage charm will make you want to become a regular. Add these to your bucket list and  get ready to try out some of the…
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Jun
30

Guide to Yoga in Ogden

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YOGA… Ah yes… the women with long hair and no makeup, sporting those oh-so-yummy yoga pants, men in cut-off sweats with sculpted shoulders, vegetarian, vegan-loving, soft spoken hippies who can’t wait to get their “Yog” on, talk about opening their hearts and twist their bodies into pretzel shapes. Right?? Totally!  So what drives otherwise seemingly…
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Jun
21

10 adventures for weekend warriors!

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Let’s face it, we don’t all have paid  ( or even unpaid)  vacation days to spend weeks exploring so the weekend is all we have to get our adventuring in. Thankfully we live in a pretty rad place where adventure is just a day-trip away.  I say we reclaim the name ‘Weekend Warrior’ and  start…
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Jun
11

Free summer events 2014!

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Tunes at noon http://ocae.org/tunes-at-noon/ 12-1pm every Wednesday Municipal Gardens 343 25th street June 11th- Korene Greenwood June 18th- Gary Stoddard, one man band June 25th- Roby Kap July 2nd- Dan Weldon July 9th- Che Zuro July 16th- Scotty Haze July 23rd- Sammy Brue July 30th- Amy LaMarr August 6th- Exit 349 August 13th- STAMPEDE! Talent…
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Jun
03

Guide to June’s First Friday Art Stroll

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  Gallery Stroll Whitespace 2420 Wall Ave. Out of the Box will feature 1 work from each artist participating in our upcoming Guerrilla Truck Fair!Opens in conjunction with Ogden’s First Friday Art Stroll, with a reception from 6-9 pm on June 6. Show runs through June 28. https://www.facebook.com/events/782210961812179/ Eccles Community Art Center Main Gallery 2580 Jefferson Ave.…
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Jun
01

10 recreation centers to visit to beat the heat

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Let’s face it, Utah summers are HOT and sometimes you just have to escape the outdoors. Check out our list of 10 local places you can head to when you need to beat the heat.    1. Classic  Fun Center This place has everything you and your tots could dream up- skating, bounce houses, laser tag,…
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May
30

Summer activities for kids 2014

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Click here for info on the FREE summer breakfast and lunch program FREE activities Weber Library: activities, movies, art, reading programs and more RAMP Summer Saturdays: Science and art classes, free museum and recreation days, free pool days and more! Science in the park: Free science crafts and experiments at different parks, includes free lunches…
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May
26

Indie Ogden’s guide to local pizza

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If there is one food that Ogden has perfected, pizza is definitely it.  Here is the low down on 15 top rated  ( in no particular order) locally owned pizza joints in Ogden, try them out and let me know who you think is the best. Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria “The food is awesome, the…
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May
23

Top 10 local must haves for summer

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Summer is upon us and adventure awaits!   Ogden is not only a beautiful outdoors mecca it is also a town booming with local talent and with that talent comes some amazing products.  Here is my top 10 list of  goods made in Ogden or made by an Ogden local that you will want to have with…
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Feb
07

11 Creative Winter Dates for the Ogden Couple

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  I don’t know about you, but I always feel like Valentine’s day comes at the absolute worst time of year. It’s about mid January when the standard dinner-and-a-movie date starts to wear thin, even for the most ambitious of couples, and the dating scene seems as bleak as the sky. But don’t dismay, you…
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