Great Wolf Lodge in Colorado Springs is fun for the whole family!

Great Wolf Lodge in Colorado Springs invited us to visit for a weekend, who am I to say no? I was a bit concerned when we arrived that the attractions would not appeal to my children as everything looked a little too kiddy oriented to me, I was pleasantly shocked at the amount of fun we had during the weekend. The main attraction is the water park which includes four … [Read more...]

Family Camping Made Easy

By Mindy Sink There comes a time in family life when you want to get away for a weekend in the mountains, but you just don’t have the time or energy to pack the tent, the food, and so on. The YMCA of the Rockies knows this and makes it possible to have an affordable and comfortable family vacation in a variety of lodgings at their property. My family recently stayed in a … [Read more...]

Pregnant Moms can look to Ford for Auto Safety

Most of us value the safety of a pregnant woman, but Ford has taken it to the next level. Last week I got to check out Ford's empathy suit. A multi-component, weighted garment, the suit is designed to enable men and women to experience the effects of pregnancy. Engineers used, and are continuing to use this insight to understand the needs and limitations of moms-to-be when … [Read more...]

Interview: The Laurie Berkner Band, kid’s music even parents love!

We get a lot of requests here at Denver Parent and it's not often we ask to write MORE about an upcoming event than a PR firm requests, but this was Laurie Berkner! If you've never heard of her or her band, then your kids were deprived! Some of her songs are some of my kid's favorites still (and they're 13 and 15) and we often burst out in song when a similar phrase or the … [Read more...]

2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE Sedan

Extensively updated last year, the 2016 Toyota Camry Hybrid has a lot going for it. I'm always impressed with the handling and overall quality of the interior of Toyota models. The Camry has long been known for its smooth ride and quiet, roomy interior,The XLE Hybrid includes the LE Hybrid's features along with its own 17-inch alloy wheels, LED running lights, an … [Read more...]