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A Lesson in Gratitude: Our Story of Easter, Cancer and Rebirth

Jamie has been cancer-free for 15 years. He had recently graduated from college and had started his own consulting firm when a lump starting forming on his neck. It disappeared after a week but night-sweats and flu-like symptoms emerged. And then the lump … Read More

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Our Happy Neck of the Woods–A 10-year Anniversary

I recently had an epiphany that I am truly in love with where we live. Not just Colorado because our state is undeniably awesome with world-class skiing, hiking and vistas. But our little corner of Denver's suburbs.  Though I'm constantly vying to move to the … Read More

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How to up the level of difficulty at the community Easter egg hunt

Our community Easter Egg hunt has always been a seasonal highlight. There was the year when I was overzealous about finding the golden egg and face-planted Hadley (as I lovingly documented in the Denver Post) or when she was a toddler and kept mistaking the eggs for … Read More

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Missing in Action (with an emphasis on lots of action)

So, I know I've been MIA lately from this blog but here's the thing: I've been crazy-busy juggling campaigns, ads and writing content at Mile High Mamas. If we're being honest here, I really miss writing and hate being bogged down with the nuts and bolts of marketing … Read More


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Spring Break in Denver

Spring Break is officially over and I feel like I'm just now coming up for air before being re-submerged again next week. As aforementioned, we have spent the last several years in Utah skiing and playing with family. This year, it … Read More

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Steamboat Springs for Spring Break: Oh, What a Relief It Was!

For the past few years, we have had glorious vacations at Park City Mountain Resort while visiting Jamie's family.  This year, we decided we were finally going to take the kids on a big 'ol camping tour of southern Utah--Moab, Capitol Reef … Read More

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The Amazing Race: Maui

We're back from an amazing 9 days in Maui and it was truly an adventure of a lifetime. We've traveled extensively and this was our favorite trip, ever. Many more details are forthcoming but I'm wading through a deluge of deadlines and … Read More

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