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2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review

My Next Car: Toyota Highlander

When you have a teen turning 16 soon, you start to think about what car to buy next. Either a new or used one for them or maybe handing down and older car and buying a new one for yourself. My husband and I have been debating this ever since my son got his learner’s […]

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2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review

My Next Car: Toyota Highlander

When you have a teen turning 16 soon, you start to think about what car to buy next. Either a new or used one for them or maybe handing down and older car and buying a new one for yourself. My husband and I have been debating this ever since my son got his learner’s […]

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#DoYourJob vs. The 12th Woman Fashion

Fashion meets football for today’s post. I may live in Denver, but I am a die hard Patriots fan. What can I say, Brady had me at Michigan. Here are some fun game day fashion ideas for you to show off the love of your team, in addition to love of style. Which team are […]

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Tipsy Tuesday: Mile-High Mules

Ever since I was really little, my parents and grandparents used to take us to this pizza place in northwest Denver called the Edgewater Inn, and they were kinda famous for the Moscow Mule cocktail. I always just thought the copper mugs were pretty and I was jealous that the grownups got to drink out […]

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New Teen Driver in the House? Consider CarMax

This post brought to you by CarMax. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Colorado Moms. My eldest will be turning 16 soon. SIXTEEN. Man, I’m old. *shakes head* We have been debating a few options on what he will drive. Will he take my car and I’ll get a new one? Will […]

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Tasty Tuesday: 3-Ingredient Breakfast Cookies

I have this really bad habit of forgetting to eat. I get so caught up in the hustle to get kids out the door every morning, that I often leave the house without breakfast. By mid-afternoon I am so famished that I end up grabbing something fast and not very good for me, (or slugging […]

Football Fashion Friday

Football Fashion #FashionFriday

It’s no secret I’m a huge football nut fan. For the first Fashion Friday of the year, I thought I’d show off fashions for my two favorite teams.  [To answer your question… yes, I love the Patriots AND the Broncos. No, it’s not illegal. Yes, I will have a hard time if/when they play each […]

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Should We Ban These Phrases in 2015?

So my girls at MomSmack wrote a post about the 13 Phrases That Need to Be Banned in 2015. Read it and then come back… I’ll wait for you to finish. *still waiting* Okay, done?  I KNOW RIGHT?!  I mean, I agree with “Bae” but the rest? ZOMG.  So let’s break it down… 1. “Totes” – I […]

Take Back Your Twitter Feed @ColoradoMom

Take Back Your Twitter Feed

I love twitter. I was a somewhat late adopter signing up 5 years ago in December of 2009. When I first joined I was amazed at all the people I could chat with. People having twitter parties, tweet chats, learning the proper and improper use and overuse of hashtags. (#hashtagsaremyfavorite) But over time twitter became […]

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Harnessing the Power of Wind

Now, I have three boys, so talking about “wind power” induces a fit of giggles over here, but I’m going to let you get those giggles out now before we dive into the good stuff. All better? Good. Teaching my boys ways they can make environmentally-conscious decisions is something that has become just a part […]