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Books for Summer

Books for Summer

| May 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Summertime tomes with travel appeal

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Behind the Scenes of Campfire Cookery

Behind the Scenes of Campfire Cookery

| May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

WAM media reviewer Tara Kusumoto fell in love with the pure pleasure and practical recipes in Campfire Cookery: Adventuresome Recipes and Other Curiosities for the Great Outdoors. She talked with authors Sarah Huck and Jaimee Young about their favorite camp ingredients and traditions for flavorful camp cooking and life experience. They share tales of open-fire recipe testing gone wrong, reveal their camp traditions, and even describe their variation on the game of charades.

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Books for Spring

Books for Spring

| March 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Four reads that will make you wish for rainy days this spring.

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The Source of All Things

The Source of All Things

| March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Q & A with Tracy Ross on her new memoir, The Source of All Things.

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No Pink

No Pink

| December 27, 2010 | 7 Comments

Every time I put my 6-month-old in the car seat as we’re getting ready to leave the house, I tell her we’re going on an adventure. I have a feeling I’ve whet my little girl’s appetite for more.

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Where in the World Is Rita?

Where in the World Is Rita?

| November 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Author Rita Gelman will speak in Frisco, Colorado on Nov. 27th. Will her encouragement and advice be enough to motivate you to take on the role of nomad? Her books have had that effect on others…

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Winter Reads

Winter Reads

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tara Kusumoto recommends these three great books: River House: A Memoir, Becoming Odyssa: Epic Adventures on the Appalachian Trail, and
Food Heroes: 16 Culinary Artisans Preserving Tradition .

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Paralympian Alana Nichols: A Golden Mono Skiing Debut

Paralympian Alana Nichols: A Golden Mono Skiing Debut

| March 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

Off the mountain, Paralympian Alana Nichols has a magnetism that draws people in. On the race course, she’s a force to reckon with.

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Paralympic Skier Danelle Umstead

Paralympic Skier Danelle Umstead

| March 17, 2010 | 1 Comment

First time Paralympian and visually impaired ski racer Danelle Umstead tests her “acquired adrenaline” in Whistler, B.C.

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Let the Paralympic Games Begin

Let the Paralympic Games Begin

| March 11, 2010 | 1 Comment

The Olympics have wrapped up, but the Games are far from over in Vancouver and Whistler. This Saturday, March 13, the Winter Paralympic Games begin, with more than 600 athletes from 40 countries competing for gold.

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Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life

Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life

| March 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

In the late 1960s and 70s, the male-dominated climbing establishment shunned Arlene Blum.

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Books with a Cause

Books with a Cause

| December 14, 2009 | 2 Comments

As we come to the end of what’s been a challenging economic year, it’s worth taking a moment to shed the financial stress and dig down into what really makes us tick.

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