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Charlie is an SEO writer and blogger with a passion for music, travel, and the outdoors. He is the Web Content Specialist for Explore Utah Valley and a Freelance Content Writer. He graduated from Utah Valley University with a Bachelor's in Digital Marketing. Living in Utah, he loves spending time with his beautiful wife and two dogs.

8 New Year Resolution Ideas For 2023

Ah... New Years Resolutions... The thing that everyone makes and then forgets about by the time February rolls around. As we look ahead to the fresh start of 2023, hopefully this article will not only give you ideas, but also some tips on how to keep new year's resolutions. Here are the top 8 New…

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What’s New at Sundance Mountain Resort?

Sundance Mountain Resort just opened early for their winter ski and snowboarding season! Over the past couple years, they have been making some big developments on the slopes to make the ski experience even better! Keep reading for answers to common questions about Sundance’s 2022-2023 season…

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67 Winter Date Ideas in Utah

Finding things to do during winter can be tough, but luckily, in Utah County, there are tons of unique winter things to do for date night or family activity. Anything from a cheap date like sipping hot cocoa at a comedy show to a romantic date at a fancy restaurant like the Block. We have you…

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10+ Arts and Craft Activities for Date Night

Date night usually might involve dinner and a movie, but these creative activities will give you a unique date experience. Some of these dates include pottery, painting, glass blowing, blacksmithing, candle making, silversmithing, and jewelry making. If you are looking for the ultimate guide to…

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8 Must Eat Restaurants in Provo

Provo has a ton of great restaurants to check out. Whether you’re looking for a nice dinner, farm-style breakfast, delicious dessert, or even a French bistro, Provo has it all. Whether you’re visiting or living here in this college town, trying to decide where to eat can be challenging; especially…

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Top 5 Utah Ski Passes for Students at UVU & BYU

Utah is home to some of the greatest snow on earth and has some of the best ski resorts in the country. As prices have increased, it makes it much more difficult for college students to get a Utah ski pass. The best student pricing in Utah applies to 4th, 5th, and 6th graders with the $49 Ski Utah…

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Live Music In Downtown Provo and Utah County

Provo is the music mecca for Utah County. Most touring artists claim provo as their home base and it’s also where most bands rehearse. While most music events take place in provo, there is a wide range of live music performances throughout the valley from American Fork to Spanish Fork. We’ve…

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10+ Arts and Craft Activities for Date Night

Date night usually might involve dinner and a movie, but these creative activities will give you a unique date experience. Some of these dates include pottery, painting, glass blowing, blacksmithing, candle making, silversmithing, and jewelry making. If you are looking for the ultimate guide to…

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170+ Things to Do in Provo

How well have you explored Provo? There are probably many things in Provo you have never done before! We came up with 170+ things to do in Provo to get you started. Enjoy! Visit the BYU Botany Pond and Grounds Hike Mount Timpanogos Go ice skating at Peaks Ice Arena Watch BYU Basketball team at the…

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Utah Valley's 14 Most Romantic Places to Visit

You don’t need destinations like Salt Lake City or Deer Valley this Winter season to find your next romantic getaway - instead you will find it here in the heart of Utah - Utah Valley. Utah Valley is known for its dating scene. Married and single people alike can find romantic date ideas throughout…

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