A Weekend in Crested Butte, Part 2 of 2

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A Long Trail Run

Our first day in Crested Butte was nice and relaxed as we eased into vacation mode. Our second day was relaxed in a different way: after a small, quick breakfast we headed out to the Lower Loop Trail to go trail running and explore! We ended up logging 10.5 miles. (I also took a thousand photos.) And then, of course, we refueled like professionals. Crested Butte is a foodie’s town!

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A Weekend in Crested Butte, Part 1 of 2

Running at Lower Loop Trail in Crested Butte, Colorado | THE REAL LIFE, running, fitness, weight loss, weight maintenance, Colorado Denver blogger

The Tradition Continues!

Happy (late) Tuesday, friends! This past weekend, Nick and I wrapped up the end of another busy week and headed out to Crested Butte, what’s now become Memorial Weekend Tradition.

Instead of three recap installments, I’ve pared things down to two, so get ready for photo overload.

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Outfits of the Week!

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Happy Friday, finally! You guys. Summer hours start today. It’s Memorial Day weekend. Nick and I are escaping to Crested Butte. I am feeling very, very happy.

I don’t look very happy in this week’s outfit photos… but I had a lot to get done and I meant business. Take a look!

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When 4 Miles Turn into 7

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I am Forrest Gump

Good morning, friends!

I had to stop by and tell you about my run yesterday after work… and share some food pics, of course. We also got The Art of Raising a Puppy in the mail last night and have already read the first three chapters. I want that fluffy little German shepherd puppy on the cover!

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Outfits of the Past 2 Weeks!

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Getting Caught Up

Last Friday I didn’t do an Outfits of the Week post, since I shared my new head shots and couple’s photos that we shot in Boulder. That means this week we’ve got extra outfits… some spring-y, some snowy! Go home, Colorado. You’re drunk.

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Hearth & Dram Video Shoot… and Food

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Good Morning!

Happy Thursday! It’s snow-raining in Denver this morning. It’s May 18. Nothing makes sense. It’s been one of those weeks at work where I’ve got more outings and meetings in 5 days than I usually do in a month, so things have been pretty hustle-and-bustle lately. I wanted to check in with you all and just share a few little things that’ve gone on this week.

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Updates + A Boulder Photo Shoot

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Oh, Hey

Hi friends! I’ve been MIA this week due to a busy life. Nick’s mom Barbara was in Denver visiting for the weekend, and then Nick and I got back-to-back stomach bugs (that sounds weird). I got sick; he took care of me. Then he got sick; I took care of him. I think we’d both be dead if we’d gotten it at the same time!

Trying to keep up with blogging every day is hard. This week I’ve focused on feeling healthy and being on top of things at work. So, in lieu of an outfits post today, I’ve got a slew of photos from my head shot session with Be Boulder Photography this past Saturday… and some couples shots, too (+ Nick’s mama)! Take a look and enjoy.

Photos taken before the sickness struck. And no, we’re not engaged. 😉 BEWARE: You are going to see a LOT of my face.

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Outfits of the Week!

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Happy Friday! I’m back with more blurry outfit photos from this fabulous week. I always feel so silly doing these posts because my outfits are usually nothing special… but some of you seem to like these posts and, to be honest, knowing I’m going to be snapping an outfit photo every morning forces me to put a little extra thought into what I’m going to wear.

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