Roadtrip Beauty Picks

Road trip beauty is all about miniatures, minimalism and multi-functionality. (Just because I can say that doesn’t mean it’s easy–paring down is my least favorite part of moving around!) If you’re on the move though, it’s got to be done. Here are my picks to make road trip beauty as painless as possible:

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Nordstrom Sale Picks

The best way to shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale? With a big smile and a wide-open bank account. How am I making my Nordstrom sale picks? At home. In bed. In my dreams. 

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Coffeeshop Series: San Juan Coffee Company

The San Juan Coffee Company in Lake City, Colorado, opened this past May. It took over the spot on Silver Street that Mocha Moose used to inhabit. After hearing rave reviews, this place definitely didn’t disappoint. I headed here to enjoy quiet time with my thoughts/caffeine, but I doubt this place is ever quiet! Serving an impressive

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Lake City, Colorado

Lake City, Colorado is the county seat of Hinsdale County in Colorado. It was named for the nearby Lake San Cristobal. And–fun fact–the year-round population hovers around 400. It’s also the place that I’ve spent at least part of most of my summers since I was about 8. 

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Climbing Uncompahgre Peak

Hey, friends: I climbed a 14,000-ft mountain today! I need to start this story by saying that I got talked into this adventure after a long drive from Texas and three (…four?) glasses of wine the evening before. I’ve got some family that are fairly keen on mountain climbing, so we decided that we would

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