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7 punny funny halloween costumes for teenagers

7 Punny Halloween Costumes for Teenagers & Adults

My 15 year old son is still really into Halloween. He loves hanging out with a few friends and going trick or treating, even though they are well past my “12 is the limit” age for ToTing. At least he has 2 younger brothers that he and his friends can take out, posing to be […]

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7 punny funny halloween costumes for teenagers

7 Punny Halloween Costumes for Teenagers & Adults

My 15 year old son is still really into Halloween. He loves hanging out with a few friends and going trick or treating, even though they are well past my “12 is the limit” age for ToTing. At least he has 2 younger brothers that he and his friends can take out, posing to be […]

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KidZone at Taste of Colorado!

    photo atasteofcolorado.com Taste of Colorado or, “The Taste” as we all know it, is a Labor Day tradition for Denver-ites. They’ve always been a mecca of free family entertainment and great food. We especially enjoy catching the nationally-known musicians. (EnVogue is going to be there this year! Total 90s flashback!) This year there’s […]

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Tasty Tuesday: DIY Pumpkin Spice Creamer

Some people look forward to fall for the colors, some can’t wait to break out the boots and sweaters, some because it means that the holidays are right around the corner. But let’s be real.  Most of us are waiting for Pumpkin Spice Lattes, amiright?  (and also boots and sweaters, natch.) It was announced recently that […]

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9 Best Bets for Back to School Bargains

I’m a bit of a slacker when it comes to buying fall clothes for my kiddos. I prefer to wait until it’s actually fall–hard to get in the sweater-buying mood when it’s 95 degrees out! But with so many retailers offering deals right now, it’s tempting to buy ALL THE THINGS. So, I set out […]

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Help Teachers Earn School Supplies with @GreatClips #GreatList

It’s no mystery that teachers often pay for many of their classroom supplies out of their own pockets. With constant budget cuts, lack of funding and over stretched families, teachers are left to pick up the pieces to fill their classrooms with much needed every day supplies. Great Clips is trying to help both teachers […]

Free Printables to get you Organized

7 Free Printables to Organize Your Life

I love printables. In this digital world, you would think I would keep track of appointments, schedules, phone numbers, craft ideas, blog topics and more all in my phone or laptop. Nope. I’m a pen and paper kind of gal. I’ve seen so many printables over the years, but these are by far my favorites. […]

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Brita Recalls over 240,000 Children’s Water Bottles

  RECALL Brita hard-sided water filter bottle for kids Hazard: The lid can break into pieces with sharp points, posing a laceration hazard   Consumer Contact: Call Brita at (800) 926-2065 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or go to www.brita.com and click “Safety Recall” for more information. Recall Details Units About 242,500 […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Summer Bing Cherry Pie

My husband and I are coming up on an anniversary in a couple of weeks, and to celebrate I will be making him his very favorite dessert–cherry pie. I can’t think of too many things better than warm pie and melty vanilla ice cream, especially when it’s made with fresh seasonal fruit! We LOVE bing […]

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Introducing CORE by Origami Owl #FashionFriday

I’m always searching for that perfect “everyday” necklace. I don’t just want it to be 1 charm on a chain, or have so many that you feel like your necklace is weighing you down. Something delicate, but with meaning. I have ones with the boys birthstones, their names or initials, ones to celebrate my pride […]

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5 Reasons to Visit YMCA of the Rockies Before Winter

YMCA of the Rockies has long been a family centered organization, focusing on creating great family bonds, memories and togetherness. We all know how amazing Colorado is (especially Granby and Estes Park) during the winter months, but there is even more to do during the summer! I recently took my boys and nephew to Snow […]