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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Madama Butterfly
Mar06

Madama Butterfly

Tonight (3/5) Weber State’s Performing Arts department, under the direction of Karen Bruestle, performed Puccini’s Madama Butterfly. This was Weber State’s first tragedy. It is also in Italian and the first opera they have done with no dialogue what so ever. Tonight was the culmination of four months of hard work.   Madama Butterfly takes place in 20th century Nagasaki, Japan. It is the story of a girl’s...

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Taste the Local Love of South Ogden City
Mar03

Taste the Local Love of South Ogden City

South Ogden City invited residents to “Taste the Local Love” event on March 2nd. True to it’s name, there was a lot of local love there. It was our second and best one. People came to sample what the city has to offer, including local restaurants, boutiques and businesses. We moved to South Ogden over a year ago, and really like living here. It’s a laid back, friendly and diverse place that has, as someone described it, just a...

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There are no strangers here, only friends that have not met.
Feb28

There are no strangers here, only friends that have not met.

Last month I got an email from someone at MacCools in Ogden saying that they needed to meet with me. I wasn’t sure what the meeting was about but  I had a feeling I did not want to miss out, so I rode my bike down there as soon as I could. Scott Schlisman, owner of MacCool’s, was waiting on the second floor loft with a huge smile on his face. I sat down nervously and we chatted about the Indie Ogden awards.  During the...

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Indie Ogden Review: Woodsongs Winter Music Session
Jan31

Indie Ogden Review: Woodsongs Winter Music Session

Hub 801 was filled with a cool energy that welcomed each of the eclectic performers who prepared for their stage time. Surrounded by hiking boots, cargo pants and many mountainous beards – I was obviously in Ogden.  I heard an audience member from Clearfield say, “I wish I was part of this Ogden community,” the conversation went into how close everyone in O-town is and how there’s always amazing events. The Woodsongs Winter...

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The Browning Center’s 50th Celebration
Jan10

The Browning Center’s 50th Celebration

The Browning Center’s 50th Celebration   Last Friday night(1/9) Weber State University celebrated fifty years of cultural development with a concert and it was fantastic. The Val A. Browning Center is an impressive event center and it was nice to see so many people dressed up for a grand evening. The concert was an almost sellout, I could only make out a few empty seats, very few and far between. The evening had many performers...

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