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Motherhood

Interested in gun safety? This event is for you

On Wednesday, June 5th, Shannon Watts, Colorado resident and founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, will be in Denver to discuss her new book, “Fight Like a Mother.” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has called the book “a road map for other everyday activists to make a difference.” Details for the tour stop: When: Wednesday, […]

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Becoming Mothers: The Good, the Bad and the Baby

When my husband and I decided we were ready to become parents, we quickly learned that getting pregnant was the easy part. The pregnancy wasn’t too difficult either. The worst part was anticipating the birth. Knowing that the baby was going to have to come out somehow. I tried to decide which path would be […]

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Invisible Mother

Invisible Mother ➖Original author: Nicole Johnson It all began to make sense, the blank stares, the lack of response, the way one of the kids will walk into the room while I’m on the phone and ask to be taken to the store. Inside I’m thinking, ‘Can’t you see I’m on the phone?’ Obviously not; […]

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Congenital Heart Disease: A Denver mom shares her son's story

Each time someone laces up their shoes or forms a team to participate in the Denver Heart & Stroke Walk, they are instrumental in making innovative breakthroughs. Every donation helps create new technologies like groundbreaking pediatric heart and stroke research that saves babies’ lives or the kind of research that helped create artificial heart valve, […]

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Motherhood: I Am Death's Opposition

MOTHERHOOD My willingness to carry life is the revenge, the antidote, the great rebuttal of every murder, every abortion, and every genocide. I sustain humanity. Deep inside of me, life grows. I am death’s opposition. I have pushed back the hand of darkness today. I have caused there to be a weakening tremor among the […]

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A Hive of Frightened Bees

The last few days have been tough for Colorado. Deep wounds resurfaced yesterday as yet another shooter targeted our beloved state. We are the birthplace of horror. Columbine. Then Aurora. The list keeps growing.  Parents were stunned into silence. Half a million kids did not attend school because of this new threat. This was unlike any joyous […]

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Mighty Mom Won Ultramarathon While Breastfeeding

Jasmin Paris won Britain’s most brutal running race this week — a 268-mile winter mountain ultramarathon — all while the breastfeeding mom was expressing milk along the route! And, not only did the 35-year old small animal vet beat the entire field, she set a new Montane Spine course record by 12 hours, completing the […]

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Hilarious spoof on what moms are like goes viral

Just how “mom” are you? Trey Kennedy, a comedian with a knack for creating hilarious videos, recently did a spoof on what moms are actually like that will make kids, teens and parents chuckle. He shared the clip — which is appropriately titled “Moms”— on his Facebook page, and it instantly went viral. How many […]

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