A Quick Escape To Nature: Highlands Ranch Backcountry Wilderness Area

A Quick Escape To Nature: Highlands Ranch Backcountry Wilderness Area

By Julie Bielenberg In early October, I found myself cruising about 23 miles south of Denver to the Highlands Ranch Community Association’s Backcountry Wilderness Area. With easy access off of Santa Fe Drive, the 8,200 acres of protected space is somewhat of a mystery, at least for many of us in the city or Northern(…)

This Single Mom Wants You To Know What It’s Like To Run A McDonald’s

This Single Mom Wants You To Know What It’s Like To Run A McDonald’s

By Vicki Little Finding a job that you love, that gives you room to advance, and that fits in with your family’s schedule can seem near impossible. Many people find that they have to let go of one of those things to find the others, and some people have trouble finding a job much less(…)

Let’s Dance! At The Denver Art Museum

Let’s Dance! At The Denver Art Museum

We’re tapping our toes and practicing our pirouettes at the Denver Art Museum during the summer of Dance!, a campus-wide celebration of creative expression through movement with five dance-focused exhibitions and related programming. Dance! features plenty of options for families, no dance experience or skills necessary. Here are six easy steps for performing the Denver(…)

4 Life Events That Require You To Update Your Will

4 Life Events That Require You To Update Your Will

By Linda E. Becker, Esq. I always encourage my clients to develop an estate plan early and then to review and update that estate plan regularly.  Many things can change throughout your life, and your estate plan needs to change with it.  When your life changes, your will should, too. Here are four significant life events(…)

Dress For Success Pop Up Sale In Denver July 28th-30th

Dress For Success Pop Up Sale In Denver July 28th-30th

Dress for Success Denver (DFSD) will be back July 28th-30th for their 7th annual pop-up sale of designer clothing items and accessories! The funds raised from this popular sale will go towards DFSD’s programs, which provide job training and other services to women seeking employment as well as purchasing specialty-sized interview and career attire for(…)

Trying To Fix Your Partner? Do This Instead…

Trying To Fix Your Partner? Do This Instead…

By Diane Reed You’re probably thinking how great it would be to change someone else’s behavior that bothers you. The idea that you can FIX someone, that there is a solution for how to change them, to make them be, act and react how you would like sounds very exciting. OK. Now stand by to(…)

Best Indoor Play Places In Denver 2016

Best Indoor Play Places In Denver 2016

By Vicki Little Winter in Colorado is crazy. It is warm at 1pm and cold at 3pm, then there’s a blizzard after it was hot and sunny for a week. Who can blame the kids for getting a bit stir crazy? This is definitely a great time of year to have a back-up plan, and(…)

Denver Free Days 2016

Denver Free Days 2016

By Vicki Little Family fun is even better when it is free, and thanks to SCFD funding and corporate sponsorships, there are many free days at Denver-area attractions. Mark your calendars! This list was created by visiting the various websites and information from the SCFD. Please verify days and times before you go!   Denver(…)