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Frugal Hacks to Save Money for the Holidays

I’m not just a deals blogger. I honestly live a frugal life. I live by my budget and only have so much to spend. It seems like the holidays can be the worst time to blow the budget but here are a five of my top tips for a fun (and frugal) festive holiday! Who […]

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Cat declawing ban passed in Denver

The proposed bill that would ban declawing cats passed unanimously on Monday during a Denver City Council meeting.  Declawing, or onychectomy, is the operation to remove an animal’s claws surgically. All or most of the last bone of each of the ten front toes is removed, and tendons, nerves and ligaments that allow for normal function of […]

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Her Too

I have been a fan of Melissa Bradford since I read her book, Global Mom, a few years ago. She is an American expat living in Germany and has been a powerful voice for refuges. With her permission, I am sharing her recent Facebook post.  === #metoo #hertoo She is about the age of my daughter, […]

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Triceratops Fossil Found in Thornton

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has confirmed that the fossil of a Triceratops has been uncovered at Thornton’s new Public Safety Facility at 132nd Avenue and Quebec Street. So far, a horn and shoulder blade have been unearthed. Work will continue for the next several days at the secure construction site to excavate the […]

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Warning: Girl Scout Cookies Ahead!

It’s the most wonderful and dreaded time of the year: when the Girl Scouts start peddling their wares to the tune of Thin Mints, Caramel deLites, Samoas, Tagalongs and Do-si-dos.  The Girl Scout’s cookie tradition began when an Oklahoma troop held a school bake sale in 1917 and it has evolved into one of the […]

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27 fun things to do in Denver this week

Holiday revelries are in full swing! From the Zoo Lights kick-off to 9News’ Parade of Lights to holiday markets to Christmas productions. Go to our event calendar for full details.  Free Breakfast with Santa at Outlets at Castle Rock  Dec 2 all-day The Outlets at Castle Rock will be serving up a free, hot pancake […]

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Denver Deal: Newsies, Baskin Robbins, Free Days and More

Broncos fever has overtaken our house. Yes, we were screaming (as were our neighbors) after the Broncos win on Sunday. We have already started planning the SuperBowl party! Congrats to the Broncos. I understand why people root for sports teams – it does bring people together. It brings an entire city together.  Free Days: Sunday […]

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