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Five Favorite Pins: Greener Pastures | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Greener Pastures

At some point this week, we were fully aware of how much sunlight strayed into our windows. We noticed the days getting slightly, ever so slightly longer, and parkas being shed for lighter layers. It was as if the world had banded together and collectively declared, "Ok, Winter. Enough." 

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Five Favorite Pins: Winter Wonderland | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Winter Wonderland

We've been sitting out west for months in hot weather, pitying our snow-covered neighbors to the east as we bask in the sun. Out here we desperately need the rain and we envy the ability to rock ultra-cozy cold layers, so, hello, storms! You've come at last and instead of rejecting you, we're embracing the chance to hunker down, catch up on some work and, best of all, indulge in my favorite cozy comforts.

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Five Favorite Pins: Rose-Colored Glasses | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Rose-Colored Glasses

In celebration of Valentine's Day, we found ourselves seeing - and pinning - everything through rose-colored glasses this week. Well, to be precise, rosegold-colored glasses, and our favorite pins included pinks and coppers that lent romance and elegance to everything they touched.

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Essential Basque Country Souvenirs | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Basque Country Souvenirs

Whatever you do, don't pass through US customs with my mother -- they've got their eyes on her and she's been blacklisted. It happened years ago at the Detroit airport when she tried to bring a bone-in leg of prosciutto back in the country and, ever since, it's like she has the plague because we ...

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Five Favorite Pins: Lazy Days | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Lazy Days

We're in a kick back sort of mood now that we're on vacation. In the spirit of late summer strolls, languid afternoons, and everything else that is summer in Europe, here are a few perfectly lazy pins:

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Chic but Easy Travel Style | http://saltandwind.com

Chic but Easy Travel Style

It happens - you get travel-itis - it's like senioritis in travel form and when it hits, it hits bad. If you're like us, then traveling and everything that comes with it gets you going. Speaking of going, here are the things we want to take with on our next trip:

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Five Favorite Pins: Summer Sunshine | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Summer Sunshine

This week, our favorite pins are inspired by summer sunshine, refreshing swims, and late afternoon shadows:

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Five Favorite Pins: Cool Down | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Cool Down

It's been a weird week around these parts -- scorchingly dry then heavy and humid -- and that was just the weather. After the crazy weather and crazy work schedule we've had, we just want something (or these five things) to cool down. 

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Five Favorite Pins: Red, White, and Sweet | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Red, White, and Sweet

In the spirit of the 4th of July holiday weekend, my favorite pins this week are red, white, and very sweet:

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Five Favorite Pins: Watercolor | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Watercolor

Our five favorite pins all with a watercolor spin. 

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Madre Chocolate | http://saltandwind.com

Madre Chocolate

Madre Chocolate is but one year old yet they've made an impact in that short time, and, with good measure, as they're the only bean-to-bar artisanal chocolate shop in the state of Hawaii. They couldn't be more uniquely located because Hawaii is the only one of the 50 states where cacao is current...

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Channeling South Beach Miami Style | http://saltandwind.com

Channeling South Beach Miami Style

With the days bringing us so close to spring, I can't help but let my thoughts wander to brighter, sunnier things to come. My upcoming trip to attend the South Beach Food & Wine Festival in Miami Beach is the perfect excuse to indulge in a little wishful thinking. The resort city has a retro-...

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