Tag Archives: summer
host a hummus making party

Hummus is one of our go-to snacks around here. I can set it out with some pita chips and cut veggies and let the kids help...

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Six people + average budget constraints + relatives living 1100 miles away = one crazy road-tripping family. We make the...

cheap or free places to see movies around Denver

I’m a cheapskate.  I’ve always been a cheapskate…but now that I have four kids and the cost of anything...

4th of July events in Denver

  From fireworks to barbeques to bands…there’s plenty to do around Denver over 4th of July weekend, and...

The only mango salsa recipe you'll ever need

I love the seasons in Colorado. I love that every time I’m just about to get tired of one, something new starts...

15 Summer Dresses for Weddings

It’s wedding season! So many friends are getting married and starting families. The hardest part about all the...

Pink Grapefruit Mojitos

Summer cocktails are my favorite kind of cocktails. This one I came up with haphazardly when I couldn’t find the vanilla...

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Elitch Gardens kicked off their summer concert series last weekend…so now we can say it’s officially summer...

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This post contains affiliate links.  We’ve been huge fans of Steve Spangler and Spangler Science for years. We’ve...

Great farmer's markets in Denver

I love spring in Colorado — especially trips to the farmer’s market! The kids and I wander through, checking...

5 Refreshing Summer Cocktails

It’s a 3 day weekend and you are ready for barbecue, friends, sun and relaxation. What pairs really well with all of...

Georgetown City Park

Sometimes, park days happen because everyone’s been cooped up in the house for too long.  The kids are using the...

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You all know we LOVE our coffee here at Colorado Moms. And I’m hard-core–doesn’t matter how hot it is...

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After a rainy start, Summer is really heating up in Colorado. What better way to chill out, than to bring the family to...

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Recently, I attended Denver Comic Con, and while I had a total blast with my youngest checking out all the cool cosplay outfits,...

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I’m sure you’ve detected the smell of woodsmoke outside in the evenings lately, coming from a nearby fire pit!...

5thingssummer

The dog days are (almost) over. Some Colorado schools are already back in session, and the rest are counting down the days!  We...

haute margarita recipe

This is the perfect margarita. No really. It has expensive ingredients, takes a bit of time to make, but is oooooooooooo...

smoothies

Ahh, summer! Ours is spent with long lazy days at the pool, sitting in the shade of the back yard, or day tripping...

Western Slope Colorado Summer with Kids A to Z

This is a guest post from Veronica Daehn Harvey. Veronica lives in Western Colorado with her amazing husband and children....