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Happy Father's Day!

To all the dads in our lives: One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. -George Herbert In case you missed our Father’s Day features this week: Top 11 Father’s Day Events in Denver Becoming Dad 5 Amazing Denver Playgrounds You Didn’t Know About (shared by a Denver dad) Love Means Cleaning up the Chunks […]

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Tween Trauma: The ultimate (worst?) birthday surprise!

I’ve been feeling lukewarm about birthday parties for my kids this year. I’ll only occasionally throw over-the-top fetes–sometimes simple is best so with my daughter turning 11, I hinted maybe it was time to forgo the big bash. She was horrified. It turns out you need to give a kid at least a year’s advanced […]

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My Daughter's Future as a Mouseketeer

When I was a kid, I dreamed of becoming a great actress. That Annie character (actress Aileen Quinn) had nothin’ on me. Well, except that she could act. And dance. And sing. I enrolled in drama the first chance I could when I was in seventh grade.  My dreams of stardom would soon be realized. […]

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The ultimate pampering...and my rude awakening

I’m not in the practice of getting pampered so when I do, it is that much more special. And believe me when I tell you I received the ultimate services and treatments at Matthew Morris Salon and Skincare’s new RiNo “River North” location…which made my crash to reality that much greater.  But first, allow me […]

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Video: Hilarious Bun in the Oven Pregnancy Announcement

After seeing all the darling pregnancy announcements that are going viral, it makes me wish we’d been a bit more creative. Once upon a time, my husband and I had sold our condo more quickly than anticipated and we had a six-month gap between when our new home would be finished. His parents generously let us live with […]

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