Rebecca, Senior Writer

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Rebecca is a Colorado Native. She graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder and West Chester University in Pennsylvania with a BA and MA in Psychology. Currently, she works for a local nonprofit, where she teaches low-income moms how to repair their credit, and value themselves and their money. Married to her Spartan-racing husband, and mom to a son and a daughter, in her free time you can find her cooking, reading, and working out. She loves her network of sweet friends, and is a podcast addict.

Cultivating Gratitude in Our Family

There are so many important things that I hope my kids learn in life. Gratitude is one of those values that I hope my kids take with them into the world. Like many households, we...

Guide To Local Winter Festivals

Winter festivals in Colorado are a ton of fun for spending time with family or showing off our beautiful area to out of town guests. Here are a few wonderful festivals, both near and...

The Bruised and Silent Ribbon: Domestic Violence Awareness

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It isn't a pretty cause. Unlike the cheerful pink of Breast Cancer Awareness or the bright Valentine red for the American Heart Association, the ribbon color for domestic...

Just One More Story

"Read me another story, Mommy." he says as he leans his tousled five-year old head against my shoulder. I rub my cheek against his hair, inhaling. He smells of the sandbox and play dough...

Why We Give Our SafeSplash Experience 5 Stars

We are thankful to SafeSplash Swim School for this sponsored post. But the thoughts & feelings are our own and we only share companies that we personally know & love! I was a veritable fish as...

School Choice and the Fear of Missing Out

I am lucky enough to live in a community with enough school choice to make your head spin; and, create a serious tendency towards FOMO - the fear of missing out. Homeschool? Homeschool with...

A 2017 Guide to Colorado Springs Vacation Bible Schools

Summer is here! Woohoo! Days of sunscreen, swinging in the back yard, and a Popsicle dripping down our chins stretch out before us. I love spending these days with my kids. But sometimes my...