It was 2003. My wife just had the first of our three children as I was finishing up the first month of my OBGYN internship. You hear about men running scared when they are about to become a father. But I guess I was too busy to feel any kind of fatherhood pressure. I mean, […]
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Sometimes the very best thing you can do is to say something, and to say it well. Some of us will always opt to say something, or to say everything. I usually err on the side of saying something, and I’m learning that there are many times when the very best thing I can do […]
We are thankful to our partner Dion’s for providing this sponsored post. Dion’s is our family’s Friday night dinner. Let’s just say it’s my husband’s “go to” meal when it’s his turn to cook. I use the word “cook” lightly. My Husband considers calling or ordering online, “cooking.” We usually order pizza, salad, and a […]
Not only was I neglecting my family and friends, I was neglecting myself. I fretted and I lost sleep. I was tired… so, so tired. Some time away from my career allowed me to refocus on what is truly important in my life. Around the kids, I was much more relaxed. I could contribute more […]
This is the fourth in a series about communication between you and your child. Why focus on communication? Brazilian educator Paulo Freire says it best: “Yet only through communication can human life hold meaning.” We talk to our children from birth; we spend countless hours and millions of words communicating with them over a lifetime. […]
Calling all Girl Scouts! Participate in these fun, hands-on sessions to meet badge requirements: Daisies (Buddy Camper 9-11 a.m.); Brownies (Cabin Camper 9-11 a.m. and Outdoor Adventurer 1-3 p.m.); Juniors (Eco Camper 1-3 p.m.); and Cadettes (Outdoor Survival 1-3 p.m.). Prepaid registration required, limit of 30 participants/session.
Join us once again and treat your family to a night at The Broadmoor while supporting international adoption!
Please note the change in venue this year — The Broadmoor’s Cheyenne Lodge is nestled behind the Broadmoor golf course. Guests can park at this venue.
If you plan to spend the night at the hotel, you can call the front desk for a shuttle to the Cheyenne Lodge. Please watch for a map to be posted soon.
There will be dinner, dancing, and something for everyone: entertainment during dinner, arts and craft table, silent auction, photo booth.
VIP Dinner 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Check-in begins at 5:00
(Dance entry included with purchase)
Adult plate: $100
Child plate (12 and under): $40
Reserve your own table for 10 guests: $1,000
Family Dance 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Couples ticket: $45
Family ticket: $60
Stay the night. Rooms are available at a group discount. Please call 719-577-5775 to book your room.
Sponsored by: Porsche of Colorado Springs, Hoff & Leigh, Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group and UCHealth
Solve puzzles and complete challenges around the nature trail to earn s’mores supplies. Then enjoy gourmet s’mores around a campfire.
As parents, we all want to make a positive impact on our children and do our best to raise them well. The single most valuable thing you can do today as a mom or dad is to share a meal with your child. Having regular meals together five to seven times per week is critical […]