Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Greatest Show on Earth is in Denver & I Saw it!

The Greatest Show on Earth is in Denver & I Saw it!

My family and I went to see the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Fully Charged circus last night. To say it was an amazing show is an understatement.   My kids are ages 9, 7 and 3 and they were engaged and entertained for 4 straight hours with nary a fidget from any of…More of this…

3 Fun Halloween Recipes with an Avocado – Spookamole!

3 Fun Halloween Recipes with an Avocado – Spookamole!

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays.  What’s not to like?  The basic focus of the day is to be silly and have fun – no pressure to find the perfect gift, no travel required, you get to dress up and not be committed to an insane asylum, and the food is so darn cute!…More of this…

How to Start a Business – Which is Better Inc or LLC?

How to Start a Business – Which is Better Inc or LLC?

Many of us dream of owning our own business.  Maybe it’s because we want the option of working from home.  Maybe it’s because we want to be our own boss.  Often we hope we can make more money as a business owner than as an employee. Regardless of our reasons, once you start earning money…More of this…

Join Me at Rodizio Grill Tonight for Wild Game Fest!

Join Me at Rodizio Grill Tonight for Wild Game Fest!

I personally am very tired of cooking the same ole things and even more tired to washing the same ole dishes.  Therefore, I am thrilled that I don’t have to do either tonight! Tonight, September 26th, Rodizio Grill is kicking off  Wild Game Fest with a party starting at 7pm.   If you join us tonight, you…More of this…

Winners!  Circus & Mani/Pedi

Winners! Circus & Mani/Pedi

We’ve been lucky enough to host a couple of local giveaways in the last couple of weeks.  Thank you everyone who entered! Drum roll…. Winner of the Eversave Mani/Pedi Giveaway at Sit ‘N Chirp in Lakewood, Colorado is: Kia Winner of the Family 4 Pack of Circus Tickets is: Tara Oliver Congratulations!!  More of this…

Emergen-C Kidz Giveaway

Emergen-C Kidz Giveaway

Update:  The winner is: Congratulations Linda! ****************************** One of the things I like about Emergen-C is the company’s commitment to support a healthy lifestyle. Emergen-C has committed to provide $0.25 for each box of Emergen-C sold and for every facebook fan that makes the pledge below.  The donations will go to a charity called Vitamin Angels (working to reduce childhood mortality worldwide).…More of this…

Empty the Trunk – Update

Empty the Trunk – Update

This was my second attempt at Week 3 of Couch to 5K and I finished it this week!  Other than my left calf killing me (either a charlie horse that won’t go away or a tear to my calf muscle) from this morning’s stumble run, everything went well and a 3minute jog no longer feels…More of this…

Project Management:  How to Avoid Multiple Versions of Documents

Project Management: How to Avoid Multiple Versions of Documents

**Note:  Mom in Management hasn’t had very many career/work related tips lately and I intend to refocus and have more content related to professional ares of your life.  I would love any comments about types of information or discussions that would interest you. I recently started a new job that involves a lot of collaboration…More of this…

Her Son is Missing – Have You Seen Him?

Her Son is Missing – Have You Seen Him?

Laura from A Goddess of Frugality is in a heartbreaking situation.  Her son is missing.   Her whole post with the details about her missing son can be read here…but relevant contact info she asked to be shared is below: …please spread the picture around and contact Lackland, AFB in Texas if you have any…More of this…

Empty the Junk from the Trunk – Losing Weight

Empty the Junk from the Trunk – Losing Weight

This week’s post is going to be brief – too much cleaning and other errands to run today. I only managed to do one day of the Couch to 5K program this week and it was tough!  I will be repeating Week 3 this week since I didn’t really do it and will hope my…More of this…

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Working mom of three amazing kids, living in Denver, Colorado. Doing my best to balance the responsibilities of my full time corporate job with raising my family, finding time to have fun, and working on becoming a better me. You'll find career tips, parenting wins and fails, funny stories, recipes, weight loss lows and highs, and the occasional random photo of one of our pets if you care to follow along with our journey.

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