Promise Walk for Preeclampsia Denver – May 4, 2014


  Pregnancy and childbirth are normally a time of joy and excitement in the life of a woman and her family.  The impending addition is meticulously planned for and awaited.  Usually pregnancies progress without complication. Unfortunately, for about 7% of women, a serious condition arises called preeclampsia.  This serious disease of pregnancy most often occurs […]

Just Between Friends of Denver March 20-23

Just Between Friends Denver Coupon Free Admission

It’s that time of year again!  Just Between Friends of Denver, Metro Denver’s largest semi-annual children’s consignment sale, kicks off the Spring/Summer sale this week at the National Western Complex. Find over 80,000 bargains on everything for kids: brand-name clothing, baby equipment, toys, books, games, shoes, bicycles, outdoor play things, games and more. Expect to […]

LEGOLAND is Coming to Denver!

Flying LEGO

Well, okay, not the entire theme park, wouldn’t THAT be awesome! But they are bringing two of their master builders for a fun and unique event outside of the Children’s Museum this Saturday, March 8, 2014.  LEGOLAND® California Resort introduces the “Model Builder Challenge”, featuring the Park’s Master Model Builders, Tim Sams and Rob McCarthy, […]

Love my LYS: 9 Yarn Shops Along The Front Range of Colorado

LYS Yarn Shops Front Range Colorado

I am a yarn junkie. It’s not a secret. So when I was asked for a list of my favorite yarn shops in Colorado, I figured it would be a breeze. Then I started listing them all. We’re lucky to have a lot of fantastic local yarn shops in Denver and along the Front Range. […]

Introducing Our New Calendar Page!


You already read for parenting tips, crafts, recipes, reviews, and a dash of humor. Now we are your go-to for things to do around the metro area and across the state! With a focus on free and low-cost events, there’s something on our Calendar page for all ages. You can add events right to […]

Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids Kicks off February 12, 2014. #36hrs4kids


THREE DAYS TO MAKE MIRACLES AT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL COLORADO Annual Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Radiothon on Alice 105.9 Kicks off February 12   Aurora, CO – Alice 105.9 is getting ready to once again kick off its annual three-day radiothon to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado. Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids, runs from 6:00 am to […]

Colorado Ballet’s 53rd Annual Production of The Nutcracker


Colorado Ballet presents the 53rd annual production of The Nutcracker at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  The holidays are not complete until you join them for this seasonal favorite featuring unforgettable characters, dazzling costumes, classic choreography and Tchaikovsky’s extraordinary arrangement performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. This dazzling spectacle of glittering snowflakes and shimmering sugarplums will transport […]

Red Tricycle Awards – Denver Winners!


This summer I participated in the Red Tricycle Awards. I was helping them spread the word about their awards through social media and wouldn’t you know it, I won one of the awards! “Totally Awesome Groups for Moms and Dads in Denver” :)  Red Tricycle announced the winners of its 3rd Annual Totally Awesome Awards, […]

The 3 Best New Parks in Denver

Carpenter Park

I love taking my kids to the park, and the metro area has some fantastic ones to offer. (Here’s a recap of the top 5) The best thing about our fair city? There are great new parks springing up all the time! Three of our faves are listed below, and even though fall is upon […]

Top 10 Best Museums in the Denver Area

As summer winds down and you’ve had your fill of roller coasters and water slides, why not enjoy a few museum trips before school is back in full swing? You know, get the kids’ brains working again, and have fun at the same time! I’m a Colorado native (The Few…The Proud!), a Denver native to […]

Free Event in Denver: Disney 101 July 13th

Cruise Vacations, Inc. of Denver, Radio Disney Denver and Disney Destinations Present: Disney 101 Join Radio Disney Saturday, July 13th from 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Cruise Vacations, Inc. of Denver and Disney Destinations at our ‘Disney 101’ class at the Spring Hill Suites Downtown Denver. Parents find out all about Disney Travel, plus your family could win […]

6 Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Denver

6 Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Denver

We’d love to welcome our new writer, Emily Jones to the ColoradoMoms team! Check out her first post on fun things to do for Independence Day! With crazy high temps, rampant wildfires, and little rain so far this summer, many cities are already canceling their fireworks displays. (check here for a current, running list)  But never fear! […]