We all know about the Parade, the Christkindle Market and the shows, but there are so many other cool things for Denver families to do to feel the Holiday spirt. Here are 7 awesome Denver Holiday activities you may not have considered: Continue reading 7 Awesome Denver Holiday Activities
Those who have been with me for a while know how much my family loves to celebrate Christmas. Our tree goes up the day after Halloween and that’s when the carols start streaming through our speakers. Each year we look for Continue reading Elf Training Camp in Littleton Colorado: A Model for Restaurants
We live in Colorado, but we are not big hikers. Blasphemy, I know! We still find lots of unique and beautiful things to do here though. So if you live in, or are headed to, Colorado this summer, check out Continue reading 5 Unique Summer Activities for Non-Hikers in Colorado
Family travel offers us real understanding of geography, people, and culture. It allows us to reflect on our own lives, too. I underestimated what a two week road trip through parts of the West would do for our family, but Continue reading Family Travel: A Road Trip for the Soul
Since moving out west 18 months ago, whenever anyway asks this New England native about the best time to visit, I tell them Fall. It’s idyllic- the stuff of paintings, writings, and photos. The humidity disappears, the crisp air sets Continue reading 4 Fall Family Activities in New England
This is our first summer in Denver, and we are excited! We got to see the mountains covered with snow (and even play in it!) this winter, and now it is time to see what warmer weather in Colorado brings! Continue reading Cool Off With These Denver Family Excursions
Most frequent travelers are guilty of it- tuning out the flight attendant who is trying to keep us safe during our flight. But come on, many of us can recite the safety information ourselves! Though we feel bad ignoring anybody, Continue reading Flight Safety Speech Anything But Boring!
It is tempting to tell our children what they see, but it is beautiful to listen to them tell us. A family road trip reminded me of this. I’m watching Sydney watch the changing scenery through the window of our Continue reading A Road Trip Through My Daughter’s Eyes
It’s time to start thinking about family spring break- for those who have been pummeled with cold and snow this year better words could not be spoken! When it comes to a family trip, how do you find a destination Continue reading Family Spring Break: 5 Questions to Help You Plan Yours
Last weekend we took our first drive into the Rocky Mountains. We have admired them from afar since moving to Colorado a few weeks ago- driving through them though, was a different thing entirely. We exited a tunnel that acts Continue reading A Weekend in Steamboat Springs Colorado in Pictures
Recently, I experienced weather that stirred me. The day started out as another beautiful and sun filled Colorado Sunday. Quickly though, the skies changed. We could see the clouds and snow moving in over the mountains: Within minutes, we were Continue reading Rocky Mountain Storm in Pictures
I grew up skiing New England. Now that we are officially Coloardians, I get to test the words I’ve heard so often: “If you can ski New England, you can ski anything”. If you are looking for more about these Continue reading Looking For Great Ski Vacation Deals? Ski.com Delivers!
Are you looking for a snow getaway that allows your family to be together while each doing what you love? Here are 3 spectacular snow vacations that offer something for everyone- separately and together! If you are looking for more Continue reading 3 Spectacular Family Snow Vacations
We loved seeing Denver for the first time- especially while looking so sparkly and festive. We returned to the east coast and our familiar surroundings. And more familiar yet, both to our eyes and to our bones. The state to Continue reading Denver, Snow, New England, Surf Wordless Wednesday
Visits home after moving away are special. The moments seem bigger, more noteworthy. They stay in a deeper part of ourselves. Keeping the moments from a trip back home is easier when you move away. Our Holidays were not your Continue reading Keeping the Moments from a Trip Back Home