My husband and I had our first date on Valentine’s weekend. We went go-kart racing, saw a movie AND had a lovely dinner, complete with a great bottle of wine and live music. Ahhhhhh… Life before kids. Those magnificent days...
My two kids (ages 7 and 5) and I recently had an opportunity to visit and experience the restaurant tour offered by our local Dion's pizza.  These tours are held at 9:30 am before the store opens and conveniently...
I don’t know about you, but the warmer weather and longer days have me longing for afternoons on the back patio, sipping adult beverages. To me, there is nothing more relaxing than my after-work cocktail. It allows me time...
We live in a pretty unique place. Colorado Springs is the hub for a handful of military bases and one of the most beautiful places on earth. That means this city draws people — and food — from around...
I don’t prepare appetizers. I serve directly from the kitchen appliance formerly known as a stove (which at some point when I wasn’t paying attention became a “cooktop”). I set only the utensils we need, rather than a fork, spoon and knife for...
Spontaneity is thrilling. Especially when we are talking about date night. A few hours. Alone. With the one you love. Unexpected. Sure, it is fun to look forward to a date night all week, but the excitement bumps up...
I've mentioned before that moving to Colorado was a decade-long dream for my family, and we were so happy to become transplants just over two years ago.  As soon as I learned that Colorado Springs would be our new home,...
As parents, we all want to make a positive impact on our children and do our best to raise them well. The single most valuable thing you can do today as a mom or dad is to share a...
These days when it is time to shop for groceries, I simply look at my weekly meal plans, print out the appropriate shopping list and go! By keeping the current list of meal plans on our fridge, I know exactly what to prepare ahead of time and what to set out to thaw. The hardest part is remembering to look at the list.
Yes, you heard me...order food from local restaurants AND give back! Win. Win. And take a night off from cooking and cleaning the kitchen. (Anyone else feel like there has been so much cooking and cleaning these last few...

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When your child needs specialized care, searching for a provider can seem like a daunting task. The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Therapy will...