Recycled Pop Can Garden Markers {Tutorial}

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Happy Earth Day, mommas! Today we celebrate Mother Earth and what better way to show mad respect for our planet, than a recycled craft for the garden.  Mother’s Day is right around the corner, which in Colorado means the all-clear to plant flowers and veggies outdoors. But how to mark those little baby sprouts so […]

Winter Park Play Free

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I just found this amazing deal to help escape the hot temps here in Denver and relax in the mountains! Winter Park is one of my family’s favorite places to spend some time reconnecting and avoiding the hustle and bustle of the city.     Is your family ready to escape the heat, breathe fresh […]

DaGeDar Review with Giveaway

DaGeDar Review on ColoradoMoms

Have you heard about the new hot toy sensation DaGeDar?! Boys all over the US are going to love this new toy. Think of mixing collecting with skill and racing and you have DaGeDar! If you are looking for something for the boys to do this summer that doesn’t involve electronics, this is perfect! “DaGeDar™ […]

More Therapy, Oh My!

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Chewy already has Behavior Therapy twice a week, Cartman has karate lessons 3 times a week and Thomas a class 3 times a week. We are already so busy this summer and it’s just started! So what is any busy mom to do? Add more. We finally got Chewy set up with his new speech […]

A Weekend Full of Fall Fun

  From the leaves to the temperature, change is a comin’.  I am finally feeling like we are back in the swing of things.  Homework is getting done, football practice is happening and the leaves are changing.  I love fall!  I love the change of temperatures.  I love the beautiful colors.  I love being able […]

Fall is in the air

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Even if it technically won’t be here for another week, I can feel it coming every morning.  Now if only the afternoons would cooperate!  I am so tired of 90 degree temperatures.  I ready to put on a pair of jeans and  boots and not be sweating by 4 pm.   There is another weekend full […]

Elitch Gardens October Events

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Elitches has a great month of fun going on in October! Check out all the great events below! Sept. 25 – Oct. 31: Fright Fest Face your fears at Elitch Gardens! Celebrate Halloween all month long at Fright Fest every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October. During the day, Fright Fest features family-friendly shows and […]

School’s in session, or will be soon!

With the countdown to school almost over I find myself trying to cram every last summer related activity into our weekends.  I know that the temperature won’t drop for another couple of weeks, but once school starts it feels like summer has pretty much come to an end.  There are plenty of events going on […]

Yo Gabba Gabba Launches New Cool Tricks Contest

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YO GABBA GABBA! LAUNCHES COOL TRICKS CONTEST WINNERS TO RECEIVE VIP FAMILY 4-PACK AND THEIR COOL TRICK FEATURED AT KIA MOTORS PRESENTS YO GABBA GABBA! LIVE!: THERE’S A PARTY IN MY CITY! GRAND PRIZE WINNER TO RECEIVE 5 DAY ALL-EXPENSE PAID FAMILY VACATION  Miami, FL — (August 18, 2010) Hello friends! YO GABBA GABBA! announces […]

Five Lessons Every Kid Should Learn

Life Lessons from a Mom

There are five lessons every kid should learn in life. Unfortunately, many kids either don’t learn them until later in life, or at all. 1. Nothing in life is free. I don’t know how many times my kids want to go to McD’s or BK for the “free” toy. Um, no, that toy is $3.99 […]

Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Grand Opening

Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Grand Opening Week Photo Opportunities and Activities Denver (Aug. 17, 2010)—The Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (RMHC), HealthONE’s “pediatric hospital within a hospital,” will mark the grand opening of a campus expansion at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center Aug. 19-22 and will begin treating patients Aug. 31. Grand Opening activities include: […]

Summer may be coming to an end,

But there is still plenty to do in Denver and throughout Colorado.  If you have preschool age children, you may already know that Dora the Explorer’s birthday is coming up this weekend.  Dora is turning 10 years old and there is a ton of celebrating to be done. You can celebrate all week long with […]

Elitch Gardens Presents KidFest

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SpongeBob Squarepants and Dora the Explorer Come to Kids Fest at Elitch Gardens! What: SpongeBob Squarepants and Dora the Explorer are making very special appearances at Elitch Gardens for Kids Fest! The Nickelodeon characters will be signing autographs and taking photos with fans inside the Elitch Arena on Saturday, August 14 and Sunday, August 15. […]