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Stay in the know of family-friendly Colorado events with our weekly event round-up. Published every Wednesday.

Mama's Weekly Picks for Colorado's Best Family-friendly Events!

  • 15 May, 2009
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Given that it’s the week before Memorial Day (the unofficial start of summer. . .woo hoo!), there is still a bunch of stuff to do. Apparently nobody’s waiting to bring out the white shoes and start partying. You should definitely check out Denverpalooza at the Mercury Café—it is going to be amazing. This is one […]

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Mama's Weekly Picks for Colorado's Best Family-fun Events!

  • 08 May, 2009
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[photopress:mothers_day_graphics_16.gif,thumb,pp_image]Finally, it’s Mother’s Day! Happy celebrating to all of you, and I truly hope you all get to enjoy your day in a way that is special to you. We Mamas don’t get to do that very often, do we? And, as much as we’d like to hog the spotlight this weekend, it’s just not […]

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Mama's Weekly Picks for Colorado's Best Family-Friendly Events!

  • 01 May, 2009
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It’s officially May! You can tell, because the calendar is packed. To the brim. If you or your kids are bored in the coming week, you haven’t read down the list far enough. Trust me, there is something for everyone in my humble opinion. Free Days, First Fridays, athletic endeavors for those so inclined, family […]

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Bellybuttons, bathrooms, and book signings OH MY!

  • 30 Apr, 2009
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I grabbed a coworker of mine by the arm last week and pulled her into the bathroom with me. There was something I wanted her to see, and lifting my shirt up at her desk just seemed like a rude thing to do to everyone who surrounded us. It was my bellybutton. It has slowly […]

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There is no vaccine for fear, and it’s contagious

[photopress:soup_1.jpg,thumb,pp_image]Last week, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the SOUP! event for The Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition (CCIC). SOUP! as you may have guessed is an acronym. It stands for Shots Offer Unrivaled Protection. But, there really was real soup involved, too. Ten top restaurants in the Denver area provided samples of their best […]

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Mama's Weekly Picks for Colorado's Best Family-Friendly Events

  • 24 Apr, 2009
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Aaaahhhh. . . . can you smell it? I’m talking about Spring! There’s no snow on the grass. And it’s green! This week the kids and I spotted the first snake in the yard. I can hardly contain my joy. Pretty soon we’ll be visiting farmers markets and going to concerts in the park. . […]

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Ways To Celebrate Earth Day With Your Kids

It’s here. Earth Day. REALLY the start of Spring in Denver, giving the fact that most of the beginning of April is usually filled with a wild ride of snow, sleet and rain. [Case in point: THIS YEAR.] And not only does Earth Day symbolize rebirth for us Denverites, it’s main focus is – of […]

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Win a $25 Applebee's Gift Card and "Bee a Sucker for Kids" to Prevent Child Abuse

Congratulations to Jane Munroe and Karen Sagert, winners of our Applebee’s gift cards! [photopress:childabuse.jpg,thumb,pp_image]If there is any cause that tugs at my heartstrings, it is child abuse prevention. And April just happens to be National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Applebee’s just kicked off its sixth annual “Bee a Sucker for Kids!” campaign to support Tennyson […]

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Mama's Weekly Picks for Denver's Best Events!

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[photopress:bunny.jpg,full,pp_image]Just in case you have somehow missed the onslaught of rabbits and candy at the store, the Easter Bunny is coming to town this weekend! The following is a list of some Easter weekend highlights; check with your local chamber to see if there is an Easter egg hunt near you. April 11, Arvada Kite […]

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