My Summer Wish List

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Tuesday Blues

It’s dreary, slushy, and snowing on this April Tuesday in Denver, which means I’m over here dreaming about lounging by the pool and road-tripping with the windows down, the warm wind in my hair.

And while I’d repeat every item on last year’s post, 12 Things to Look Forward to This Summer (especially summer hours, al fresco dining, and farmers’ markets—can’t wait!), this time around I’m lusting over these five warm-weather finds to sport this summer.

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An At-Home Spa Day

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Treat Yo’self

With the chilly, rainy weather in Denver this week, running has made for some much-needed post-workout bubble bath time.

Sometimes I’m convinced that I run just so that I can 1.) earn that extra slice of pizza and 2.) indulge in some serious pampering time. These are a few of my favorite things (on the cheap)!

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A Slew of New Beauty Products

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The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Hi, all! Yesterday I flew back from Los Angeles, and after catching some quality Zs I’m feeling much more rested this morning. You might say I got my beauty sleep?

Speaking of beauty, I have tried a number of new beauty products lately for various reasons and I thought I’d share my experiences with you, should you be interested.

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A Hair Update!



Last weekend Nick and I ran 15 miles (another long run record!), but I was so delirious that I didn’t stop to snap any photos… nor did I care. All I cared about was food consumption, in massive quantities :).

Anyway, it’s my birthday week, so why not get a refreshed look before I turn the big 3-0 tomorrow?

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