Jul
10

Event Spotlight: Ogden Outdoor Festival

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What is the Outdoor Festival? The Ogden Outdoor Festival is a gathering of everything that really makes Ogden as wonderful and unique as it is. We are highlighting the resorts, the shops, the restaurants, the new places to live in Ogden that put the outdoors in literally in your backyard and all the fun things…
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Jul
10

PopArt Popcorn spotlight & giveaway!

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Popcorn is my favorite snack of all time, you really can’t go wrong.  In our house we consume a lot of it mainly with nutritional yeast and butter but I am always up for a little edible adventure. Popart Snacks is a local SLC company  that  is creating some unique popcorn flavors and putting them…
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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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Jul
06

Indie Ogden review: World’s End Coffee House

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Recently, we stopped in at Worlds End Coffee House at 1986 N. Hillfield Rd. -Ste. 4B in Layton (801-775-8925), they also have a Facebook page. The owner happened to be conducting and helping others in some training for employees on how to make sandwiches, coffees, teas and smoothies. It was nice to see so many…
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Jul
05

Goal Foundation, Skirt in the dirt!

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There’s an awesome race coming up and it’s just for us ladies!  Skirt in the dirt is a 5k at Ft. Buenaventura and all ages are welcome to join in the fun. Check out this little spotlight I did with some of the organizers and get your registration in today, don’t forget your tutu! What…
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Jul
04

Indie Ogden review: Fantasy con!

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Conventions are special in the way that they bring together people from all over who share a common interest. These events have the capability to unite those of such a vast range of demographic that just being in the room is a pleasure. Witnessing the collective geekdom of those who have traveled far, or in…
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Jul
02

Indie Ogden Review: July’s Merco Local Box

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Another month, another amazing Merco Local box.  June’s box arrived right before we were leaving for an adventure at Snowbasin and it turned out to be the perfect addition to our trip.This month’s box is packed full of summer essentials including sunscreen, protein shakes,  relaxing bath mix, yummy lip gloss, tickets to a rad event…
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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
29

Snowbasin adventure with kids!

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We all know that during the winter Snowbasin Resort  is the place to be but did you know that summer is just as fun? This summer I will be blogging for Snowbasin and featuring their summer concert series Blues,brews & BBQs as well as their kid friendly activities so I decided to take the family…
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Jun
26

Don’t miss this! The Nic Monologues at Good Company Theatre

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Every time I post about a fun event I’ve attended there are so many of you that say ‘ I wish I knew about that sooner!’ so  here is the first installment of ……. Don’t miss this! Each week  throughout summer I will feature one event you should attend that upcoming weekend. Keep en eye…
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Jun
22

Re-cap, Roller Derby Double Header at Golden Spike Arena

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“Roll on, check’em hard, roll on, block’em good, jammer on, way out front, game on,game won”. A roller derby double header took place Saturday(6/21) night as the Junction City Roller Dolls, Loco-Motives (Ogden) played the Beet City Bombers(Nampa).The second game was between the Pirates and the Mermaids featuring skaters from Junction City’s TrainWrecks and Uinta…
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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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