Jenna Blumenfeld​​

10 Gorgeous Photos From My Trip To Telluride
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10 Gorgeous Photos From My Trip To Telluride

Some say the remote mountain town of Telluride earned its name from the phrase, “To Hell You Ride.” Well, if this is Hell, I better start sinning. About seven hours from Denver, Telluride is nestled […]

I’m Pretty Sure Colorado Is Turning Me Into A Hippie
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I’m Pretty Sure Colorado Is Turning Me Into A Hippie

The Problem After two years of living in Boulder, it’s easy (albeit somewhat embarrassing) to see how much I’ve imbibed in the Republic’s Kool-Aid. Within a month of being in Colorado, I realized that I […]

Psy Fans Gallop To Gangnam District (And Why I’m Not Happy About It)
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Psy Fans Gallop To Gangnam District (And Why I’m Not Happy About It)

You might assume that most global citizens have had enough of Psy, the infamous rapper who, if he didn’t invent his signature “gallop” dance, certainly resurrected it. You may think this genius of a man […]

How Giving Nepalis The Gift Of Clean Cooking Helps Save Lives
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How Giving Nepalis The Gift Of Clean Cooking Helps Save Lives

The Himalayan Stove Project is one of those organizations that mediates a need most westerners don’t even know is an issue. Sure, we hear about world tragedies on the news: poverty, war and natural disasters. […]

Time To Rejoice, Arapahoe Basin Is Open
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Time To Rejoice, Arapahoe Basin Is Open

It’s what every ski nut waits for. After the biking. After the hiking. After the fourteeners. After the sailing. These summer activities, while fun, have really only been holding place for the addictive sport of […]

Antarctica Is Just A Flight Away, What Are You Waiting For?
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Antarctica Is Just A Flight Away, What Are You Waiting For?

In 1820, Nathaniel Palmer discovered Antarctica when he was merely 22. Palmer was the captain of sealing ship Hero, and when he was in the area seeking more seals to fill the insatiable New England […]

How I Found Colorado Atop Crestone Needle
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How I Found Colorado Atop Crestone Needle

It was Thursday morning and my cell phone lit up. I had a text. “Look up Crestone Needle and let me know if you have the balls for that one.” It was from my climbing […]

In Defense Of Books
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In Defense Of Books

Let’s all give a collective sigh of appreciation for the pure unadulterated joy of books. Let’s toast their smooth, creamy pages, their musty smell, their meticulously designed covers. Recall the weight of a hefty book […]

Top 5 Reasons Travelers Are Sexy
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Top 5 Reasons Travelers Are Sexy

As if you needed another excuse to travel. A recent survey conducted by an Australian-based travel agency revealed that traveling may be the single most important attribute you should advertise on your sketchy online dating […]

5 Great Places To Camp In The American Southwest
5 Great Places To Camp In The American Southwest

5 Great Places To Camp In The American Southwest

Campsites vary from the most primitive of settings to truly exceptional sleeping quarters. Some may only have simple pit toilets (nose-pinching and breath-holding required), while others have full-on hot showers, laundromats and convenience stores with […]