7 Free Printables to Organize Your Life

Free Printables to get you Organized

I love printables. In this digital world, you would think I would keep track of appointments, schedules, phone numbers, craft ideas, blog topics and more all in my phone or laptop. Nope. I’m a pen and paper kind of gal. I’ve seen so many printables over the years, but these are by far my favorites. […]

Introducing CORE by Origami Owl #FashionFriday

core necklace charms by origami owl

I’m always searching for that perfect “everyday” necklace. I don’t just want it to be 1 charm on a chain, or have so many that you feel like your necklace is weighing you down. Something delicate, but with meaning. I have ones with the boys birthstones, their names or initials, ones to celebrate my pride […]

5 Reasons to Visit YMCA of the Rockies Before Winter

Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA of the Rockies Colorado

YMCA of the Rockies has long been a family centered organization, focusing on creating great family bonds, memories and togetherness. We all know how amazing Colorado is (especially Granby and Estes Park) during the winter months, but there is even more to do during the summer! I recently took my boys and nephew to Snow […]

The Most Versatile Handbag in the World from Thirty-One Gifts #FashionFriday

thirty-one gifts explorista crossbody bag

Many who know me know my love affair with Coach handbags. I refuse to admit how many I own, nor mention the bracelets and eyeglasses and accessories that have their trademark logo on them. To do so would tip of my husband and he’d probably have a stroke. Instead let’s just say I have quite […]

Gift Guide for Tween Boys for Birthdays and Holidays

Gift Guide for Tween Boys

This post has been written by my nine year-old. Well, narrated to me and I cleaned up his grammar… slightly. His birthday is tomorrow and he will finally be in the double digits! He gave me a list a mile long of various video games and toys he wanted and I assume most boys his […]

7 Ways Kidz Bop Makes it Okay for Kids to Sing Inappropriate Songs

kidz bop inappropriate songs

Ahhhhh Kidz Bop. Since 2001 you have been delighting the ears of tweens. Consequently, you have been making their parent’s ears bleed and minds go numb. Not just the nasally singing/screeching, but also the song choices. Now, let me just put it out there, my kids listen to songs that most parents would probably not […]

Tasty Tuesday: Bacon Avocado Ranch Potato Salad featuring Noosa Yoghurt

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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 replace other dairy ingredients such as butter, sour cream, milk, or cream cheese with it. My tummy seems to handle yoghurt (full of good-for-you probiotics that help digestion) much better than other dairy, […]

7 Reasons to Head to Disneyland for Your Next Family Vacation

7 reasons to head to disneyland

It’s no secret that I’m a Disney fanatic. Right now, as I type this, my youngest is watching Finding Nemo while wearing a Lightning McQueen shirt with a Jessie doll nearby and coloring in a Cars coloring book.  We just got back from Disneyland where I attended the Type-A Parent Bootcamp. Amazing as always and we […]

From Hot Date to Play Date: 3 Fall Looks with CAbi #FashionFriday

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On a 95-degree day in the middle of July, Fall was in the air! The Colorado Convention Center buzzed with beautiful, well-dressed women who were all a part of the CAbi Scoop–a twice-yearly event put on by CAbi to preview the new designs for each season, and treat their reps to 3 days of training, […]

What I’m Wearing to #TypeADL #FashionFriday

#typeadl maleficent outfit #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: […]

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

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  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, […]

The Toyota Sienna Saved our Sanity During Our Road Trip

Toyota Sienna Review

Imagine a road trip with your family. Husband, Wife, three boys ages 6 to 15. Throw in a special needs kiddo and the fact the husband has to work for 24+ hours the day before you leave. Your destination is 800 miles away. In between you and your destination? The entire state of Kansas. Sounds […]

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! […]