DIY Roof Top Tent

A while back, my boyfriend had this crazy idea to build his own roof top tent. Do you know what that is? They are these new nifty tents that literally sit on top of your car, and just pop right open when you are ready to use. Here are some examples:  Anyways, his original idea…

Durango Bound

This year, 4th of July fell on a Thursday, which, lucky for me, means I got Friday off too, making it a 4-day weekend baby! And what did I do with all that time off you might ask? Great question, I went to Durango! Durango is an amazing town located down in the four corners…

Olive Bread – Dutch Oven

If you read my blog post last week, you will know that I just had a birthday, and with that I got a brand new Dutch Oven. I was so excited to get this, that I used it right away, and made some dank bread.  Earlier that day I was craving a bloody mary so…

Colorado Green Chili

I have been driven mad with trying to find the perfect recipe that compares to the green chili we get here in Colorado. If you have never had it, then you are missing out, I’m obsessed! There are two places in particular that have the very best green chili, and I am trying to copy…

Purple Basil Ravioli

This invention of a recipe has dough made with purple basil, and a filling of steak and peas. I have this purple basil plant growing, and lately it has been looking a little wild, so I was trying to think of a way I could use a large chunk and not make the same ol’…

New Product Launch!

You may or may not know this about me, but I went to school for Fashion Design. Of course, these days I am finding that I really enjoy graphic design. Within the last year, I started to realize that I was loosing that passion, and I really needed to do something to spark that interest…

Exploring Oregon Roadtrip Pt.3

Hood RiverWell hood river is gorgeous. A very small, dainty town perched on a hill, sitting on the large Columbus river, with a view of Washington on the other side. There was a small main street with mostly outdoorsy type stores as well as coffee shops and the well known Mission brewery. You know, Full…

Exploring Oregon Roadtrip Pt.2

SALEM After Eugene it was another quick hour drive to Salem, which is the capital of Oregon. The only reason I wanted to check out Salem, honestly, was because of the name. I know it is not the same Salem that held all the witch trials, but just having that “connection” made it intriguing. Looking…

Exploring Oregon Roadtrip

Let’s talk Oregon!  In my previous post Oregon Roadtrip, I mentioned which towns I was going to check out on road trip through Oregon. Well we went, and now I’m back and here is what I think… First off, the road-trip was a blast, getting to see many different towns around the state, and how…