Okay, okay, I know y’all are like, “We get it, you went to Disney World” already, but bear with me for one more post. This is one of mommy anxiety, being an autism mom and about the need to let go and just have fun. Here we go… If I’ve learned anything over the last [...]
While at the Disney Social Media Moms conference, I learned more about an intriguing new game put out by Disney that will hit stores August, 2013. Disney Infinity! This game appears like it is Minecraft meets Skylanders. Kids can make their own worlds, mix and match characters and play with the figures that help run [...]
Ombre is in right now, from hair to clothes, it’s popular! Here is a collection I made to showcase Ombre for the summer and everything is under $50! Ombre Summer by coloradomom featuring shopping totes
Summer is almost here. My kids are done with school over the next few weeks. I’m struggling to find things to do to entertain them beyond the countless hours of Minecraft. Naturally, I turn to Pinterest when looking for ideas! Here I’ve found 5 great crafts that will keep the boys entertained for hours. [...]
And the classroom we adopted was our own! Office Depot generously sent us a rolling tote full of supplies to share with a teacher in our lives. I picked the amazing preschool teacher to Brady as she truly has made a world of difference in our lives. Brady goes to an integrated preschool. Meaning, [...]
This is the age old question. To be paid, or not to be paid for writing sponsored content. There are a few reasons why you should hold off on asking for payment and many reasons why you should know your worth and ask brands to pony up the cash. Let’s start with the “not [...]
After showing my phone background on instagram, I got many requests to share.
In the world of tech there seems to be a new device coming out monthly. There are gadgets and apps galore and it can seem overwhelming to just about anyone. Now imagine being on the autism spectrum and that overwhelming feeling just got amplified. Finding the right tech device for a child on the spectrum [...]
When asked if I wanted to be part of a campaign that promotes Teachers and sheds light on how they change lives, I jumped at the chance. I still remember many of my childhood teachers and each one has shaped who I am today. When trying to pick just one to share with you on [...]
I was asking some bloggy friends about which Disney Characters to style for these Fashion Fridays. Amy Bair or ResourcefulMommy.com suggested Vanellope Von Schweetz from the hit movie Wreck-it Ralph. Up for the challenge, I got to digging for inspiration and came up with this. Wow, Vanellope is one tough cookie!
Taxes were due in yesterday. Oy Vey! I don’t know about you, but it’s always a super stressful time around here. Even if we are getting a refund! This year I’m looking to do a little home maintenance with any money we may get back. I already have a new patio set in mind and [...]
Living at a mile high has it’s advantages, but when it comes to cooking, it can be difficult to predict how your food will come out. Too dry? Too mushy? Overcooked? Undercooked? I’ve had a love/hate relationship with hard boiled eggs ever since I moved to Denver in ’98. No matter what, they weren’t perfect. [...]
Explore. Rescue. Protect. That’s the mission of the Octonauts! Now your kids can recreate the fun they see in the show with their own Octonauts toys! Our neighbors love Octonauts as much, if not more, than we do so we instantly decided to share the fun toys with our friends. Brady and I received the [...]
I cannot wait!!! 1 week from now I will be speaking with the fabulous Deb Ng on Community Management at the Type A Parent Advanced conference in Philadelphia . I DIE! Because I shouldn’t actually pack a week in advance, I thought instead I’ll virtually pack and share my outfits with you guys. I have [...]