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Is Your Child Off Limits? {Child Sexual Abuse Prevention}

This is a guest post from Feather Berkower, LCSW. Feather leads the workshop which inspired the Why We Don’t Keep Secrets in Our House post.   Let’s say your child has peanut allergies. Would you ever send him or her to school without first talking with the teacher about the allergies and inviting the teacher onto your child’s […]

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12 Days of Giveaways:: ASPIRE Natural Sports Drinks

Fun Facts: Children love sports drinks. Sports drinks taste delicious. Sports drinks are supposed to make you run faster, jump higher, perform better, Not Fun Facts: The average sports drink contains over 80 calories and 21 grams of sugar per 12 oz serving. The average sports drink also contains artificial colors, flavors, sodium, chemicals, preservatives, and sweeteners. […]

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12 Days of Giveaways:: Handcrafted Wooden Helicopter

Who doesn’t want their children playing with high quality, handmade, wooden toys – especially when those beautiful toys come from a local business? Erin and Aaron are the husband and wife behind A Summer Afternoon, and they specialize in making wooden cars, rattles, teethers, blocks, developmental, Waldorf and Montessori toys. Their wooden toys are handcrafted […]

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Plexus Slim

12 Days of Giveaways:: Plexus Slim

Local mom, Alison Rieke is an avid skier and self-proclaimed fitness fanatic.  Yoga, weights, cardio, group classes, kettle bells, spin, barre. You name it, she has probably tried it.  After her second baby was born, Alison set herself on a regimen of exercise and healthy eating – with the goal of getting healthy and strong. Five months […]

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Belly Bliss

12 Days of Giveaways: Belly Bliss Children’s Summer Camp

Founded by two local moms in 2008, Belly Bliss is dedicated to enhancing the lives of mothers and their families by empowering them and serving as a resource for health and education throughout pregnancy, birth and beyond.  Lauren Williams and Deb Mills have created a premier center for pregnancy and motherhood in the heart of […]

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12 Days of Giveaways:: The Buttercup Boutique

The Buttercup Boutique is a Colorado mama owned business specializing in handmade bedding and decor for the modern babe.  Mindy opened The Buttercup Boutique in January 2011, so she could spend more time with her son.  When she’s not busy with hugs, cartoons, and dance parties, she is sewing beautiful things that are sure to become […]

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12 Days of Giveaways:: Beautycounter Basics

Molly is a local mom who joined the Beautycounter team to help support and grow the mission to get safe beauty products into the hands of everyone. As a mother, she was shocked to find out that for years she had unknowingly been using products on herself and her children that contained toxins – ingredients linked to cancer, reproductive issues […]

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Summer A Photography

12 Days of Giveaways:: Summer Anderson Photography

Summer Anderson is a local mom who discovered her love of capturing life’s sweet moments when her first child was born.  While her kids still take up most of the space on her camera, she finds incredible joy in taking pictures of other families! Summer thrives off of capturing those ‘real’ moments with your family: that goofy […]

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Bella Vita

12 Days of Giveaways:: Bella Vita Training & Wellness

Erica Sanginiti founded Bella Vita Training and Wellness to work with people who want to change their lives.  Erica specializes in women’s fitness and has trained women through all stages of life including during and after pregnancy.  Erica believes that through hard work and a positive attitude anyone can reach their fitness goals. She strives to […]

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