Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Roaring Fork Aikikai

Aikido for Kids in Carbondale by Ann O’Brien Cooperation. Focus. Confidence. As parents, we wish our kids embodied these qualities 100% of the time.   We may feel...

Grand Junction Fun

AUTHOR: Kendra Ford of Carbondale, mom to some lively teenagers! For a different type of fun check out these activities in Grand Junction.  CROWD PLEASERS. When you...

Roaring Fork Cycling Club

By Rob Russell and Trina Ortega Ask them how cycling can change lives, and the founders of the new Roaring Fork Cycling Club will respond...

Aspen Junior Hockey

AJH, known as the Aspen Leafs, was founded in 1972 by John McBride with one team of 15 players. Today the program has grown...

THE TOOLBOX

HANDING OVER THE KEYS

Learning The Rules of the Road with the In & Out Driving School by Kathryn Camp When our children are born, they need our support even just...

Critical Thinking + Technology

Libraries are dynamic institutions. The book-centric model of past decades has evolved to include both communal and DIY aspects to library service and learning....

Math without a workbook

by: JUDY ARNALL , author, Discipline Without Distress & Parenting With Patience The birthday cheesecake looked smaller than a half. Although the store sold the cheesecake...

Sensory bins are fun and promote development

by Lexi Clark-Kimmel, Early Childhood Specialist, Roaring Fork School District  Sensory Bins and Early Childhood Development Those who work with children know that a novel activity...

July 14th: Lemonade Day

Even if life doesn’t give you lemons ... make Lemonade Two local nonprofit organizations have adopted National Lemonade Day on July 14 giving Roaring...

July 28, 4:00pm Dance for Kid’s: Aspen Sante Fe Ballet’s “Pilobolus”

Dance For Kids! - Pilobolus JULY 28, 4:00pm  @ The Wheeler (Aspen District Theater) in Aspen Generously underwritten by Bebe and David Schweppe Dance for Kids! presents Pilobolus...

LIFE IS NOT A DRESS REHEARSAL

Reflections on the behind-the-scenes gifts of theatre Education with local program directors Jennifer Johnson, Graham Northrop & Corey Simpson  ------- Let’s be honest. When our kids express an interest in...

Not to miss: Mr. Popper’s Penguins on March 21st!

OCEAN FILM TOUR AND LOVEABLE PENGUINS SAIL IN TO THE WHEELER Aspen, CO The Wheeler Opera House will bring the alluring sea and Antarctic adventures to...

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Sleep Baby!

NO REALLY? WHY DON'T BABIES SLEEP AT NIGHT? BY SARAH BAY Sleep Coach, Carbondale, CO  Contrary to popular belief, sleep is learned.  The act of sleep...

Sunscreen Recommendations

Alix Knipe interviews Hilary Back, her local naturopathic doctor, about how to choose healthy skin care products and how to protect your kids from...

HOMELIFE & STYLE

Boredom Buster: Giant Bubbles

Giant Bubble Recipe Mix up these common household Ingredients for instant backyard fun. Experiment with bubble wands made from circular objects, or use a stick and...

AROUND THE TABLE

Grilled Nieslanik Beef Flank Steak Fajitas with Mountain Sorrel Chimichurri Salsa and grilled local asparagus found in seasonal abundance at Mana Foods in Carbondale and The Aspen Saturday Market by  Chef Chris Keating, Of Pine...

Better Than Take Out Fried Rice

This recipe is healthier and less greasy than take-out fried rice. It offers an easy, one-skillet meal that can be ready in 20 minutes....

‘Tis a Season, Not a Deadline

BY KATHRYN CAMP, CARBONDALE               I know what you’re planning to give your kids this holiday season. It’s the same thing we’re hoping to give our...

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