Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 16. Because we are grateful for all Dad does throughout the year, there are many wonderful ways to celebrate Father's Day locally. Some ideas include a special meal or giving Dad a relaxing...
National Astronaut Day In addition to the festive Cinco de Mayo, May 5th is National Astronaut Day. As a child, I was always interested in space. My interest in space has returned in full force with two young sons who...
On those warm Spring days, in between blizzards, the itch to get the kids out to get some of that Colorado sunshine gets pretty intense for me.  However, I am not one of those moms who would feel comfortable...
The Colorado Kids Ranch is located in the beautiful Pikes Peak Region of Colorado. Only a short drive from Colorado Springs or 35 minutes from South Denver, the Colorado Kids Ranch produces community events that can be enjoyed by...
Easter is by far one of my favorite things about Spring. In fact, sixteen years ago, my youngest son was born on Easter Sunday. I love that there is always so much to do during the weeks leading up...
After a long holiday season, you may be looking for affordable things to do with your family. Like you, I appreciate finding new hobbies or activities I can do with a lower cost or completely free. I’m here to...
Colorado Springs newbie, here! I have lived in Colorado Springs for less than a year, so I am still discovering all the local shops for our family that this city (and region) have to offer. We did some family...
I can’t help but find myself sometimes daydreaming about planning long, expensive vacations where I pack up my family and set off on a multi-week adventure. Ones where we get to really soak up and absorb our destination, spending...
I rarely get one-on-one time with my boys. So, last month I loved having the chance to take each son on a mom-and-me date and came up with the below list of local, free activities that I know my...
The Backyard Market in the Black Forest is fun for the whole family. Located on the corner of Shoup and Black Forest Road, the market is nestled amongst the tall pines. As you approach the market, you are greeted...