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Jord Wood Watch Cora Series Koa Rose Gold

Hot New Fashion Accessory – JORD Wood Watches

I love fashion. I have an eclectic mix of jewelry and pieces that range from everyday to super fancy. When JORD Watches contacted me about featuring their wood watches I just knew this would be the one piece that could cover both the every day and the super fancy.  I received the Cora Series in […]

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Jord Wood Watch Cora Series Koa Rose Gold

Hot New Fashion Accessory – JORD Wood Watches

I love fashion. I have an eclectic mix of jewelry and pieces that range from everyday to super fancy. When JORD Watches contacted me about featuring their wood watches I just knew this would be the one piece that could cover both the every day and the super fancy.  I received the Cora Series in […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Sun Basket Delivers Delicious Convenience {Save $30!}

I learned to cook for my family when I was pretty young–maybe 10? It’s been a passion of mine ever since. And now, I’m passing my love of cooking onto my kids. They especially enjoy searching Pinterest for new recipes to try. I’m happy to hand over the reigns and let them take charge of […]

4th of July Treats with Dreyers

Celebrate the 4th of July with Dreyer’s (& Giveaway!)

This blog post is sponsored by Dreyer’s/EDY’S® Frozen Custard and SocialMoms. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. I have a love affair with frozen custard and I can usually tell you were the best spots to get it in the many cities I’ve traveled to. I have favorites in St. Louis, Omaha and across […]

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Summer is Heating Up at Water World!

After a rainy start, Summer is really heating up in Colorado. What better way to chill out, than to bring the family to Water World–64 acres of wet, wild rides! Located just a few minutes north of Downtown at 84th Ave and Pecos St., Water World is one of the area’s best values in family […]

Denver Zoo Giraffe Encounter

Denver Zoo Giraffe Encounter, Presented by Toyota

Giraffes. Super calm, tall, gorgeous, curious creatures. One of my favorites to visit at the zoo. I was recently invited to participate in a preview of an amazing new experience that opened this past week at the Denver Zoo. Toyota is a long time sponsor of the Denver Zoo and I work with them on […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

This is one of those recipes that takes me right back to childhood summers. My mom woud help us whip up a batch of these cookies first thing in the morning, and by lunch time they were ready to munch! They’re chocolatey, chewy, and the best part is they don’t ever have to go in the […]

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Inside Out: A Wonderful Family Movie, Made With Tweens In Mind

  Inside Out, the newest film from Pixar, opens today nationwide. We attended a preview, and I am so excited I can finally tell you all about it!  As the story begins, we meet Joy, voiced by Amy Poehler. Joy is an emotion belonging to newborn baby Riley. As Riley, voiced by Kaitlyn Dias, grows […]

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eSalon Individualized Hair Color: Will it Live Up to the Hype?

I’m one of those au naturel girls when it comes to beauty. I’ve never mastered winged eyeliner or false lashes, I rarely paint my nails, wear minimal jewelry, and prefer my air-dried natural waves to a blowout. So when I discovered gray hairs peeking out around my hairline at not-even-30, I thought, “No sweat! I’ll be the […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Lavender Lemonade

I LOOOOOOVE the smell and taste of lavender. Not the soapy, fake scent added to bath and body products, the fresh, grassy, floral essence of the real deal. I grow it in my flower beds to attract polinators like bees and butterflies, and I cut the flowers for drying and storing. It’s a nice addition to […]

KURIOS Gives Denver a Dose of Surreality

Have you ever wanted to escape reality? I know I have! The kids, the messes, the bills, the stress, and the all the noise! So when the Colorado Moms were invited to spend an evening at Cirque Du Soleil’s latest traveling production, KURIOS, of course we said hell yes!  “Step into the curio cabinet of an […]