Tag Archives: "Colorado Babies"

Interview with Kidoodle developer Mike Lowe

Kidoodle is a new viewing platform for children designed by media executive Michael Lowe. When he walked in on his child watching an adult movie, he realized that something had to be done. Kidoodle is essentially Netflix for kids, an interface that you can feel safe leaving your child in control of. Shows like Transformers and The Archies are…

A hospital be not for you? No problem.

  Mommy one-upmanship often runs high at baby showers and play dates as new parents recount the story of how they gave birth. The number of hours in labor, the time and location of birth, and the pain management strategy applied often play a large part of the story. But increasingly a central plot point in the story of a birth revolves around…

Brave Enough

“Mom, I’m scared,” my fourth grader said as she walked out of school a little month after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. “Why?” I asked. “We’re going to start doing lockdown drills,” she said. I wasn’t surprised nor was I upset.  It gives me a sense of security knowing that the teachers and staff at her school were…

Date Night Evolves!

In the dark, with temperatures in the low 20s, my husband and I run as fast as we could in our dress shoes under the wings of a B-52. Like butterflies fluttering on flowers in the summer, we gather with other couples in Fedoras, fur coats, heels, slacks with suspenders, and dresses with crinoline at the entrance of a large WWII hangar.  Inside…