Board & Brush is a new DIY studio in town where you can create fun and unique wood decor projects from scratch while enjoying a fun instructor-led atmosphere. Since we couldn’t wait to try it out and tell you all about it, we sent our contributor, Sara Lewis, to a Pick Your Project Workshop. She left […]
When you are a new mom, there seems to be no end to the advice that is thrown at you. “Sleep when the baby sleeps.” “Get the baby on a schedule.” “A pacifier will ruin their teeth.” And Later… As your child gets older, the advice changes into things about potty-training, car seats and preschools. […]
Day 865: The cunning toddler is a master manipulator. She refuses to interact with her mother, and instead only cooperates with her father. Perhaps because the father allows greater latitude with snacking before breakfast. Mother relieved to not spend the morning wrestling toddler.
During spring break, I took a week off of work to hang out with my ten-year-old son. I have been working outside of the home full time since he was six months old. We spent our week together seeing a couple friends, rearranging his bedroom, and spring cleaning our house. We had a lot of […]
Colorado Springs Moms Blog cares deeply about our community. To that end, we are running a monthly series called “COSMB Cares.” In these posts, we will highlight a national or international cause and one or more of the local organizations working to improve that situation. May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. This fifth […]
If you’re anything like me, you might hear the word, “productivity” and cringe. That, or turn on your heels and run—far, far away. But lately, I’ve come to realize that productivity isn’t actually a dirty word. Really! Listen. My kids are still young and my obligations are few. I set my own schedule and, if […]
It’s spectacular during the other seasons, too. My husband and I left the kids at home for a long weekend in August. Our route took us over Kebler Pass, a two-lane, gravel road that traverses stunning Aspen stands. In Crested Butte, we hiked the wildflower-laden ski hills, watched mountain bikers and wandered the town. We […]
You’re three-feet-something and I set you up on our kitchen counter. We dance together while the music fills our home. I cherish these moments, since you are my kid who can keep a rhythm. You genuinely seem to love music and that makes my mama heart so happy. As you stand up on that counter, […]
To be a best friend, to have a best friend, what does that actually mean? As a mother, wife, career woman, do we still need a best friend? So much weight has always been attached to those two words. But many times it comes with something not heavy or deep at all but instead shallow […]
So, are you ready for it? Do you have your notepad and pen out? Let’s be real – is the little yellow notepad up on your phone? Okay, good. Let’s do this.