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Haute Margarita Recipe – National Tequila Day

This is the perfect margarita. No really. It has expensive ingredients, takes a bit of time to make, but is oooooooooooo so worth it. Trust that! The Haute Margarita recipe is truly refined. As upscale as the name implies and leaves you wanting more. A “Sex in the City” caliber drink. I’m pretty sure Carrie […]

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haute margarita recipe

Haute Margarita Recipe – National Tequila Day

This is the perfect margarita. No really. It has expensive ingredients, takes a bit of time to make, but is oooooooooooo so worth it. Trust that! The Haute Margarita recipe is truly refined. As upscale as the name implies and leaves you wanting more. A “Sex in the City” caliber drink. I’m pretty sure Carrie […]

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Black Box Wines Introduces A New Platinum Wine to Colorado!

mmmmmm Wine! what a way to start a post, right?! It’s early, you have your coffee next to you as you are browsing the internet and then, BAM! I mention wine and your ears perk up. Well, folks in Colorado and Minnesota should take special note of this post. My favorite wine company, Black Box […]

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Adventure Awaits at Heritage Square

  Ever since I was a little kid, our family has loved to visit Heritage Square in Golden. The rides, the kitschy shops, ice cream at Nott’s Landing, and of course the Alpine Slide added up to tons of fun.  Regrettably, I haven’t taken my own kids there, save for one time when I was […]

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The Life of an Asthma Parent (Part One)

Thankfully, my only dealings with asthma so far have been my own asthma attacks in high school. This is an amazing guest post by writer Kristi Burton Brown, J.D.  Kristi Burton Brown is a stay-at-home mom of two and a pro-life attorney. She is an assistant editor for Live Action News & Opinion and writes her […]

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Blessings In The Form Of A Baby Shower Gift Package

It seems like everyone in my facebook feed is expecting these days! Here is a great guest post from writer, Daniel Clark on what to gift. You can follow him at @DanielClark123 on twitter.      The occasion of baby shower is filled with laughter, happiness and presents for welcoming the onset of the baby. […]

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Treat Yourself Tuesday: Coconut & Green Tea After-Sun Body Butter

Rather than a yummy recipe to eat this week, here’s an easy DIY body treatment that feel so luxurious and soothing on dry, sunburned skin. Coconut oil is one of my favorite all-around body care products. It soothes sunburns, it works great as an eye makeup remover, and it protects delicate skin during shaving. But […]

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6 Staycation Ideas in Denver (that you might not have thought of)

With many people traveling TO Colorado for vacations this summer, why not have a “staycation” if you already live here?! This guest post is by Desiree Allen. Desiree is a freelance writer, social media enthusiast and Denver metro native with Jersey tendencies. She lives with her family in Boulder County, Colorado. You can follow her […]

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What I’m Wearing to #TypeADL #FashionFriday

I love the whole DisneyBound movement. I have worn outfits inspired by Pocahontas, Anna and more. Today I am headed back to Disneyland for the Type-A Parent Bootcamp on SEO and Analytics and have three different Disney inspired outfits planned. Going with 2 redheads (‘natch!) and a villain.   For Conference Day & Evening Events: […]

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Beat the Heat at Colorado’s Best Water Parks & Splash Pads!

  Ahhh…mid-summer. That magical time of year! It’s just flat out HOT. And heat makes for cranky, whiny kids. What’s the best way to snap a kid out of a rotten mood? Stick them in some water. Works every time! If you love the big, fast water slides, you’re in luck. The metro area is […]

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Keep Your Sweet Peas Close to Your Heart-A #Giveaway with Mama B’s Sweet Peas

  I’ve been looking for a piece of mother’s jewelry for several years now–something to remind me daily of my three babes (as if they’d ever let me forget them!) but in typical “me” style, it would have to be something very unique.  So, when I discovered Mama B’s Sweet Peas on another blog that I follow, […]