Tag: summer

sunscreen

Don’t Feel the Burn: Decoding the Not-So-Straightforward Sunscreen Label

If you’ve not yet experienced it yourself, it’s likely you’ve watched this poolside scene go down. The sunscreen application meltdown. The typical perpetrator includes a...
school year

Finishing the School Year Strong

Folks, we’re wrapping up the craziest school year of all time! With about a month to go, we can see the finish line in...

Guide to Summer Camps in Colorado Springs

Spring has nearly arrived in Southern Colorado, which means it is time to think ahead to summer camps. Early registration has begun for most...

Easy Ways to Keep Your Kids Doing Math This Summer

If you missed part 1 of this post, I talked about ways to keep your kids reading over the summer to avoid the “summer...
summer reading

Easy Ways to Keep Your Kids Reading This Summer

Worried about the “summer slide” happening to your kids?  If your kids are anything like mine, they forget things they knew pretty easily. To...
camp

Creating Structure in a Cancelled Summer: Time for Camp Mom

I spent my summers pre-kids working for and running summer camps. I met and fell in love with my husband at camp. Deep down...
red white and blue

4 Ways to Elevate Your Red, White and Blue Outfits

Fourth of July and summer time is the perfect time to rock your red, white and blue. But don’t just reach for the typical...
summer

Longing for a Colorado Summer

I’ve never been one to wish away the winter. Generally, I’m a fan of snow and don’t mind the cold. But this year, I’m...
summer bucket list

Our Summer Bucket List

I am a list maker by nature. Grocery lists, to-do lists, packing lists—I always seem to have a few in progress. However, bucket lists...

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Shop Local This Year!

Our official Father's Day Gift Guide is here! At Colorado Springs Moms Blog one of our favorite things to do is share local businesses with...