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Bribing as a Parenting Tool (aka: Sanity Saver)

I believe in bribing as an effective parenting tool. Yep, I said it. You may be more comfortable with the word “incentive” and that’s fine. Same approach. Same effect. I sometimes bribe my kids. Well, really just my 3-year-old. My 1-year-old isn’t quite in the phase of fiercely exerting his independence, thrusting me into toddler […]

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The Book Game | Denver Metro Moms Blog

A Christmas Eve Tradition: The Book Game

  It’s Christmas Eve and our family is rocking our matching Christmas uniforms pajamas: red shirts with a Santa snowman, which reads “A Very Merry Me,” and red flannel pants. We’ve eaten our traditional Christmas Eve Dinner: turkey and ham sandwiches with all the fixings, and plates of pita and hummus, and cheese and crackers. […]

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Truth Behind Family Photos | Denver Metro Moms Blog

The Truth Behind the Holiday Photo

It’s that time of year again – when we actually revert back to using snail mail to send our loved ones cards to wish them good tidings and peace on earth for the holiday season.  These days, most holiday cards include a beautiful, glossy (or matte), happy, and full-of-smiles photo.  I love getting these cards […]

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Skiing with kids

Lil’ Shredder in the Making – Skiing & Riding with Kids

The snow is falling in the high country and your dreams are filled with making turns in the white stuff. You might be contemplating when and how to get your little ones up on the slopes, too. Here are a few tips for making it happen, smiles included. Get Your Game Face On If you […]

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Perfect Holiday Sangria | Denver Metro Moms Blog

The Perfect Holiday Sangria

With the holiday season upon us, you’re about to have your weeknights, weekends, thoughts, dreams, and maybe even your nightmares completely consumed by the festivities. So, are you ready for all of the togetherness, merriment, shopping, wrapping, parties, traffic, and cookie decorating? Are you ready to spend time at parties with your co-workers, boss, neighbors, […]

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