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One of the best things about being a stay at home mom when my kids were in grade school, was that I had a few hours each...

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photo credit: Geoffrey Fairchild I was chatting with a girl friend the other day, and she mentioned how nice it would be...

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I learned to cook for my family when I was pretty young–maybe 10? It’s been a passion of mine ever since. And...

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  Inside Out, the newest film from Pixar, opens today nationwide. We attended a preview, and I am so excited I can...

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I’m one of those au naturel girls when it comes to beauty. I’ve never mastered winged eyeliner or false...

Have you ever wanted to escape reality? I know I have! The kids, the messes, the bills, the stress, and the all the noise! So when the Colorado Moms were invited to spend an evening at Cirque Du Soleil’s latest traveling production, KURIOS, of course we said hell yes!  “Step into the curio cabinet of an ambitious inventor who...

I’m always on the lookout for activities that my teenage kids can enjoy with their friends–I mean, a person can only hang out at the mall so much before it gets boring. (especially when you’re not old enough to have a paycheck!). So when I was invited to spend a few hours at Punch Bowl Social–Denver’s newest and hippest...

For Tasty Tuesday this week, I’m stepping out of my kitchen and into Chef Scott Parker’s kitchen. Every busy parent knows the weeknight song-and-dance, right? You’re tired, they’re starving. Your fridge is about as empty as your wallet, and so you cave and order take-out. Or maybe you schlep everyone to the nearest fast-casual...

Every spring and summer break since I can remember, my parents would load us kids up for a road trip. Spring meant Easter with my mom’s aunt in Nebraska…I’ll never forget the smell of fresh fried chicken greeting us, or the coziness of my great-aunt’s handmade quilts atop her big brass bed. Summer meant my grandparents’...

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

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Think about the worst day you’ve ever had. Everything goes wrong…your alarm doesn’t go off, you’re...

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 Living in Colorado, we are short on two things: moisture, and oxygen. Especially when the weather gets colder, our...

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Y’all know how much I love yoghurt–I use it in so many things from baked goods to salad dressings, and I often...

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  Ever since I was a little kid, our family has loved to visit Heritage Square in Golden. The rides, the kitschy shops,...

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Explore. Rescue. Protect. That’s the mission of the Octonauts! Now your kids can recreate the fun they see in the show...

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Once again LeapFrog comes to my rescue. Carter is obsessed with dinosaurs and had been asking about getting some new books...

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When I received the Huggtopus Kimochi in the mail, Chewy instantly grabbed him from me and ran around hugging him. He loves...

For those of you that don’t know about Yo Gabba Gabba! it is time you found out! Yo Gabba Gabba! infuses retro-style and beat-driven music to teach simple life lessons through music. The series stars DJ Lance Rock (Lance Robertson) and a cast of colorful characters, including: Brobee, the little green one, Foofa, the pink flower bubble, Muno,...

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I can’t believe a whole week has FLOWN by! It’s Friday again and time for my favorite things! 🙂 This week...

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The people at SodaStream very generously sent me their product for review. In the package was the SodaStream in Jet and...