Tag Archives: holidays
valentines

photo credit: Ashton Kirk   Dear Guys, Valentine’s Day is tomorrow. We know you’re stressing over what to...

Photo Credit Emily Vanek

Did you know? Many historians believe the tradition of outdoor holiday lights began right here in Denver in 1914, with...

bonefish-logo

Every year before Christmas, my hubby and I take a night out to reconnect before the chaos, and we use it as a “meeting”...

autism gift guide

I’m always looking for new products for Brady and ideas to give family members for holidays and birthdays. So many...

AT&T GoPhone Freedom Kit Giveaway Prize

We recently switched from another provider to AT&T. I had written about the GoPhone over the summer and was so impressed...

charity

  Every year around this time, there’s a nasty virus that goes around. It affects nearly every kid, it’s...

spiked chai

While coffee may be my AM go-to drink, what I really love to order when I’m at a coffee shop is a nice cup of chai....

pumpkin patch

  Many schools in the metro area have a long weekend either this weekend or next for conferences, and it’s a perfect...

lemon cake

Easter is just a few days away, and I’ve been charged with bringing the dessert for our family’s celebration....

beer bread

This bread is always a hit: it’s my Grandpa’s recipe and a St. Patrick’s Day tradition in our family, but...

5 Cleaning Tips for the Holidays

These holiday cleaning tips post are brought to you by Swiffer® as part of a Type-A Parent Community Sponsored Post. Holidays...

5 Quick Holiday Knits

If you are like me, you wait until the last possible minute to think of something fun to make for family and friends. I can’t...

Mrs Fields Holiday Infographic

It’s no surprise that many people love cookies and treats around the holidays! I found this great infographic at Mrs....

Caring Santa is coming to a mall near you! #specialneeds #autism

Having a four year-old proves difficult when it comes to visiting Santa. I have many pictures of my now eight year-old crying...

Time to Play Price Comparison Tool Doc McStuffins

This, and every holiday season, parents are looking to find that perfect gift for their child, Aunts & Uncles want to...

skylanders giants game

If you follow this blog, or follow me on facebook or instagram, you already know how HUGE of a fan we are of the Skylanders...

For many the holidays are about joy, fun and celebrations. For others it can be about stress, family fighting and overcommitment. I think it is important to set your intention before the holidays get here and prepare as much as you can. There are always things you can do to alleviate the stress and create a holiday that is meaningful and joyful. I have...

creepy elf on the shelf

I’m sure you’ve all seen the displays at Target and Barnes & Noble, or seen the various facebook updates...

mamamade

Made in Colorado 2011 Holiday Gift Guide   This year I thought it would be great to feature some local businesses in...

Bah-Humbug

I should be considered and Olympic Shopper. I can hunt sales and get deals better than ever before. I’ve gotten half...