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Holidays

Boo! Make It a Healthy Halloween

My mother-in-law’s favorite holiday has always been Halloween. At her house, Halloween was a full evening event composed of a dinner party with her children’s friends, and then group trick-or-treating. She loved helping dress up her children and handing out candy to the neighborhood. Afterward, the kids would congregate to go through their candy and […]

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21 events for Labor Day weekend in Denver

Denver is packed with fun (and free) festivals, pro sports, live music and plenty of late-summer, family-friendly activities for Labor Day weekend. A TASTE OF COLORADO WHEN: Sept. 1–4, 2017 WHERE: Civic Center Park A Taste of Colorado stands proud as the end-of-summer celebration of community pride and spirit in the Denver region. Over 500,000 people make […]

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Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Independence Day! If you’re looking for activity/event ideas, don’t miss  23 July 4th Celebrations or our event calendar.  You’ll also love these 30+ Fourth of July recipes or  10 red, white and blue recipes to make your holiday extra festive including grilled corn, BBQ chicken macaroni salad, blueberry, strawberry and jicama salsa and more. Or […]

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30+ Fabulous Fourth of July Recipes

There’s nothing quite like celebrating the Fourth of July as we honor this beautiful country. Don’t miss these delicious and easy recipes for your festivities.  Also, don’t miss 23 Fourth of July events in Denver.  Berry Trifle at skinnytaste.com     Patriotic Funffetti Angel Food Cake at Life With The Crust Cut Off   Yummy Apples at Tidy Mom […]

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23 Fourth of July Weekend Events in Denver

There are plenty of fun events, fireworks and parades for July 4th weekend in Denver. Inclement weather is always a factor so be sure to check local listings prior to the event.  Cherry Creek Arts Festival, July 1-3 Cherry Creek Arts Festival is a world-class, award-winning celebration of the visual, culinary and performing arts, and […]

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10 Memorial Day Weekend Events in Denver

Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off to summer in Denver! Events include the Veteran’s’ Memorial Day Tribute, Water World opening, Boulder Creek Festival and the Denver Arts Festival. See our event calendar for additional details and hours.  Veteran’s Memorial Day Tribute May 27, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Denver’s respected observance of Memorial Day […]

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18 delicious recipes for Memorial Day weekend

After Colorado’s late-season snow, who else is ready for SUMMER? I don’t know about you but Memorial Day weekend marks the official first day of summer for me and that means firing up the grill and bringing out my summer-lovin’ cookbooks. Here are 20 fantastic recipes your whole family will love.       Jalapeno […]

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18 Egg Hunts and Events for Easter Weekend

Fun abounds Easter weekend in Denver including Easter egg hunts, the Rodeo All-Star Weekend, carnivals, spring festivals, Bunny Express Train, Bunny Trail & more. See our event calendar for full listings. Easter Bunny Breakfast at the Outlets at Castle Rock  Apr 14, 9:00 am – 10:00 am The Outlets at Castle Rock invite you to […]

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Deals: Free Easter Events, Kids Gear & More

I was at a lunch last week with a friend – I was reminded how I have been frugal for my whole life. I have always looked for and delighted in getting an awesome deal. Do you think that being frugal can honestly be something that is inbred?   Easily Sell Your Kids Gear Without […]

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