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15 Awesome Mother's Day Gifts in the Time of COVID-19

I’ll admit Mother’s Day snuck up on me this year because it’s tough to feel like celebrating when you’re under quarantine. Plus, I’m usually flooded with fantastic product and activity ideas and this year, I have seen very little cross my desk which is a sobering sign of the times. But now, more than ever, […]

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Becoming Mothers: A Halloween Homebirth

At 3:05 a.m., after five hours of contracting every 10 minutes, I finally called my midwife to tell her how I was progressing. By 7 a.m., gap times shortened to six minutes, and by 8 a.m., DeAna and her assistant had arrived. My husband Steve and I were supposed to have set up the birthing […]

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25 family fun events for Mother's Day weekend

It’s Mother’s Day weekend in Denver with the Colorado Chocolate Festival, a Mother’s Day Garden Bazaar, Moms & Mimosas at Outlets at Castle Rock and more. See our event calendar for full listings.  Free Day at Denver Firefighters Museum May 9, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Free admission to Denver Firefighters Museum! Mother’s Day Garden Bazaar […]

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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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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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Mother's Day Contest 2019 ($1,000+ value)

Enter to win a bundle of great prizes! Here’s to all the Mile High Mamas in celebration of Mother’s Day 2019. GET OUT OF THE HOUSE! Win a Social Membership to RISE Collaborative Workspace/ $480 value RISE Collaborative Workspace Denver is the second location of its kind, recently opened after a successful launch in St. […]

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Grab your girlfriends: Events and retreats for women in 2019

Throughout Colorado, female makers and shakers create valuable travel experiences for visitors as well as some great goodies to take back home to friends and family. These women are staking a claim in industries as varied as fly fishing and skiing to craft spirits and soul-restoring retreats. They mean business and are a quintessential stop […]

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Rebecca Lukens: The Mom with a Will of Iron

If you’re looking for a unique Mother’s Day gift for the favorite mom in your life, look no further than Tough Mothers!  In concise, deeply researched vignettes, accompanied by charming illustrations,  the author of Rejected Princesses illuminates these fearsome women, explores their lives, and pays tribute to their accomplishments. A celebration of motherhood and female achievement, Tough Mothers […]

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35 fun events for Mother's Day week

Mother’s Day week is upon us. And yes, I’m calling it a week-long celebration but we’re worth it! If you’re looking for delicious food, don’t miss Mother’s Day Brunches Denver Moms Will Love. If you’re looking for activities, here are Denver’s top events for Mother’s Day weekend. See our event calendar for full listings. Moms […]

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