Monthly Archives: May 2012

Hit the Books? But It's Summer!

Avoid the slump in your child’s academic path that comes with inactive minds over the summer break.…

Dance, Magic Dance

I love to dance. Lindy Hop Swing is my favorite, but I enjoy all kinds of dancing and so do my kids. Nothing can beat the doldrums of a monotonous day for my kids and me like a spontaneous freeze dance game. I also love the environment of dances. Swing dances at the Mercury Café or the Turnverein in Denver have an air of the 1940s with pressed…

My ‘Live Life Like a Kid’ Resolution List – Item #2

Live life with no handlebars! …

Finding Affordable Kid’s Clothes

The other day I ran over to Southlands, the outdoor mall not far from where I live, to stock up on some summer basics for my 4-year-old boy and 5-year-old girl. My husband recently suggested we make my boy’s winter pants into cutoffs, which gives you a sense of the desperation of the situation. And with the unseasonably warm spring, it was time…