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Five Favorite Pins: Ice Cream Sunday | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Ice Cream Sunday

You know what can make these summer days a little cooler, and a little sweeter? Ice cream. Because ice cream is always a good idea. Other good ideas? Keeping a healthy stock of options in the freezer at all times, and a well-maintained Pinterest board for when cravings (and inspiration) start to spike along with the temps. 

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Why Boise Should Be On Your Pacific Northwest Travel Radar | http://saltandwind.com

Why Boise Should Be On Your Pacific Northwest Travel Radar

Locals will tell you “I visited other places, but always come back to Boise” and with good reason — we've got a lot of hidden gems (this is the Gem State, after all). True, Boise may not be the biggest city around, but biggest doesn’t always mean best, ya know? Here are 5 reasons to put Boise on your radar.

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Summer Entertaining Must-Haves | http://saltandwind.com

Summer Entertaining Must-Haves

Summer is about breaking the rules a bit, isn’t it? Similar to picking out this year’s statement swimsuit, there is a certain care thrown to the wind and excuse to dip our toes into a little more color or pattern than normal, so we’ve picked out our current fave pops of personality sure to get any summer celebration started in style.

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Summer Entertaining Must-Haves | http://saltandwind.com

Summer Entertaining Must-Haves

Summer is about breaking the rules a bit, isn’t it? Similar to picking out this year’s statement swimsuit, there is a certain care thrown to the wind and excuse to dip our toes into a little more color or pattern than normal, so we’ve picked out our current fave pops of personality sure to get any summer celebration started in style.

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Five Favorite Pins: Colorado-cation | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Colorado-cation

We're picking pins that bring to mind the spirit and soul of that square(ish) state that's anything "but": Colorado. With the bounty of craft breweries and distilleries, artisan foodcrafters, and lush, beautiful scenery, this place is a haven for outdoorsy-types, foodies, photographers, or really everyone looking to get a little lost in Mother Nature.

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6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees | http://saltandwind.com

6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees

It's a long weekend and we can't wait to celebrate. If you're like us, you like to make things memorable so every last detail is planned. But that doesn't mean we're willing to spend hours prepping (it's too hot, and summer is supposed to be laidback), so we plan on easy drinks that have a little extra flair.

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6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees | http://saltandwind.com

6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees

It's a long weekend and we can't wait to celebrate. If you're like us, you like to make things memorable so every last detail is planned. But that doesn't mean we're willing to spend hours prepping (it's too hot, and summer is supposed to be laidback), so we plan on easy drinks that have a little extra flair.

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6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees | http://saltandwind.com

6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees

It's a long weekend and we can't wait to celebrate. If you're like us, you like to make things memorable so every last detail is planned. But that doesn't mean we're willing to spend hours prepping (it's too hot, and summer is supposed to be laidback), so we plan on easy drinks that have a little extra flair.

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Canada's Secret Sauce: Prince Edward County Wine Country | http://saltandwind.com

Canada's Secret Sauce: Prince Edward County Wine Country

Picturesque scenery, local cuisine, and endless rows of vineyards: no, I'm not talking of Bordeaux or Napa but the Prince Edward County wine scene. A short hour drive from Toronto, this wine region (aka The County) lined along Lake Ontario has become a go-to weekend getaway in my neck of the woods.

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Five Favorite Pins: Fourth of July | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Fourth of July

Do you feel as if the air is a little more electric lately? It might have something to do with the upcoming holiday, the most American of all days, the Fourth of July! 

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Where To Travel Now: June 2015 | http://saltandwind.com

Where To Travel Now: June 2015

Pack you bag because it's all systems go! It's the start of summer vacation so traveling pretty much any and everywhere is fair game. It can be tough narrowing down where to travel so we turned to a few of our friends for advice. This June we have Alana Kysar of Fix Feast Flair heading to New York City, Brian Samuels of A Thought For Food set on Chicago, and Lloyd & Yaya from Hand Luggage Only pining for Peru and Patagonia.

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

Five Favorite Pins: Brazil

It's hard to top the Brazilians when it comes to two things: football, and style. With the tropical climate, bright aesthetic and energetic zest for life—not to mention, the ability to produce impossibly stunning creatures/models by the minute—Brazilians wrote the book on how to party. And this weekend, they're kicking off the finale of the sport they dominate: Brazil, leave some fun for us!

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