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Tuesday April 15th, 2014

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City Guide: Bozeman, MT

Today’s Bozeman, MT City Guide comes to us from Everything Golden shop owner, Mariah Palmer.  A mountain woman to the core, she grew up in Idaho, spent some time in Colorado and is now settled and so much in love with Bozeman, MT. When she is not running her online store, she can also be found…

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Tuesday April 8th, 2014

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City Guide: Fort Collins, CO

This week’s Fort Collins, CO City Guide comes from Tracy Marcello, a born-and-raised South Floridian who moved to Colorado in search of adventure. She and her husband found it in Fort Collins, which has outdoor activities for any season (there’s even a beach!). The former magazine writer currently teaches high school journalism and advises her…

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Tuesday March 25th, 2014

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City Guide: Jackson, MS

City Guide: Jackson, MS

Today’s Jackson, MS City Guide comes to us from lifestyle blogger and the maker behind Fat Eye Design, Shana Bearden. As the founder of Tipsy Studio, she uses her professional and personal experience to help other designers build their brands. Having recently returned to Jackson, Mississippi, she has rediscovered her passion for the city’s southern charm and unique cultural heritage. Today…

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Tuesday March 11th, 2014

Tuesday March 4th, 2014

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24 Hours In Austin with Keith Kreeger

Our 24 Hours in Austin guide comes to us from ceramicist Keith Kreeger. Although originally an East Coaster, Keith made the move to Austin with his family in 2009 and hasn’t looked back. He’s since reestablished his ceramics studio in the Texan capital and has embraced all this city has to offer. Today he shares some…

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Tuesday February 18th, 2014

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24 Hours in Portland with Kinfolk Magazine

This week’s 24 Hours in Portland, OR comes to us from the edit team at Kinfolk, Gail O’Hara and Georgia Frances King. These ladies have compiled their typical day of cruising, working and living in Portland and share a some extra favorites from the team. Thank you for sharing this great itinerary, Gail and Georgia! –Stephanie…

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Tuesday December 17th, 2013

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Ottawa, Canada City Guide {UPDATE}

Ottawa, Canada City Guide {UPDATE}

Today’s Ottawa City Guide come to us from Krista Leben, the founder of Urban Craft Market, Ottawa’s Craft Bash, and urbanite jewelry. Krista is an American expat who has been bouncing around the globe since 2007 until she finally landed in Ottawa in the fall of 2009. She loves calling Canada’s capital her home, and can’t wait…

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Tuesday December 10th, 2013

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Saskatoon, Canada City Guide

Today’s Saskatoon city guide comes from April Hiebert, Robyn Robertson and Mark Sin, all designers and members of a Saskatchewan based design collaborative called OPEN. Over the past three and a half years, they have grown to know as well as rediscover their favorite pieces and parts of Saskatoon. When they aren’t busy working on…

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Tuesday November 26th, 2013

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Best of Winter Travel City Guides

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It may not be the official start of the winter season yet, but I’m craving some sub-zero temps and snowfall out west. In order to get into the wintery spirit, I’ve gathered a list of favorite winter spots city guides for you to use on any upcoming travel you’ve got planned.  All of these destinations…

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Tuesday November 12th, 2013

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philadelphia guide {UPDATE}

philadelphia guide {UPDATE}

Today’s Philadelphia City Guide Update comes to us from Sarah Stone, a graphic designer and blogger living in Philadelphia with her young family. While waiting for their old Philly row home renovation to be completed, Sarah and her husband Sean lived in several Philadelphia neighborhoods. They are now happy to call Northern Liberties home, and…

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Tuesday November 5th, 2013

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Oslo, Norway City Guide

Oslo City Guide

Today’s Oslo, Norway City Guide comes to us from Frankie Elmquist, an American architect and interior designer living in Oslo with her small family and two giant Norwegian Forest Cats. Originally hailing from Portland ME and Brooklyn, Frankie is an intrepid traveler and seeker of design, art and culture and is happy to call Oslo…

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Tuesday October 29th, 2013

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Bayfield, WI City Guide

Today’s Bayfield, WI City Guide comes to us from Juli Anne Patty, a freelance writer who spent many summers writing in the northern woods of Wisconsin, spending as much time in Bayfield as she could justify. For the moment, she lives in Jackson Hole and travels (even when she can’t afford it), finding stories and…

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Tuesday October 22nd, 2013

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Tel Aviv, Israel City Guide

Today’s Tel Aviv City Guide comes to us from Sivan Askayo, a Tel Aviv native now living and working in New York as a travel photographer. Sivan has worked with such publicaitons as Travel+Leisure, Lonely Planet Traveller, AFAR, Marie Claire Italia, and today she shares some of her wonderful images and favorites of the coastal city…

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Tuesday October 15th, 2013

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Jersey City, NJ City Guide {UPDATE}

Jersey City, NJ City Guide {UPDATE}

Today’s Jersey City guide comes to us from Kristen Scalia of Kanibal Home.  As the owner of Kanibal Home, Kristen stocks the store with roatating collections of refurbished vintage furniture, found objects, new home décor, apparel and gift items. Kristen first fell in love with downtown Jersey City’s regal brownstones and quaint parks after moving to the…

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Tuesday October 8th, 2013

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Anchorage, AK City Guide

Today’s Anchorage, Alaska city guide comes to us from Sara Knowles. Sara was born and raised in Anchorage and has proudly witnessed the city blossom into a charming urban outpost in a state best known for its natural beauty. Sara left Alaska for college in New York before moving to Washington, DC to work as…

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