Monthly Archives: May 2012

Join the Meet Our Goals Challenge! Results for Week 1…

Welcome to Week 2 of the  Meet My Goals Challenge!  You can join in at any time, so please don’t hesitate to add your goals for this week in the comments. It is free to participate and a weekly winner will be randomly selected from the participants that met their goals last week.  If you’re just joining us,…More of this…

California Wine Club Makes a GREAT Gift!

California Wine Club Makes a GREAT Gift!

This time of year brings lots of celebrations, most of which involve a toast of some sort: Weddings Anniversaries Showers Graduations Father’s Day Memorial Day Labor Day Birthdays If you are trying to figure out what kind of gift to give, I highly encourage you to take a look at California Wine Club.  I have…More of this…

Fitness Goals Challenge – Week 1

Fitness Goals Challenge – Week 1

Welcome to Week 1 of the  Meet My Goals Challenge!  I am excited to get started sharing our goals each week and then seeing how everyone did meeting them.  I know I need some extra accountability and am hoping these 10 weeks will help us see some real progress and also form some new habits.  Bathing…More of this…

Join the Meet My Goals Challenge!

Join the Meet My Goals Challenge!

My weight loss weigh in for 4/23/2012 to 5/6/2012. Reaching Your Goals I finally met my first weight loss goal of 10 pounds, which earned me this cute little red bear from Nutrisystem. However, this past week has included 3 business lunches and a few business/social evenings so I wasn’t surprised to have gained 1…More of this…

Neuro Drink Giveaway cc: @DrinkNeuro

  You may have noticed these Neuro Drinks in your local stores.  I think they are relatively new, but I went shopping yesterday and saw them at King Soopers, so I know they’re around. Neuro’s goal to provide a variety of benefits to the human body with natural ingredients peaked my interest.  I also love…More of this…

% of Women Earning College Degrees Far Outpace Men

% of Women Earning College Degrees Far Outpace Men

I know I’m biased, but isn’t she just too cute? Did you know that more women graduate college each year than men?  And by large margins too.  Of the total degrees received in 2008 and 2009, these are the percentages earned by women: Associates                      …More of this…

Colorado Summer Camp

Colorado Summer Camp

Summer is a fabulous time of year for everyone, but especially for kids.  I remember being very excited for summer and all that came with it: Family vacation Time with my grandparents Sun and fun on the beach (I grew up in FL), and Summer camp I have a theory that childhood memories are the…More of this…

LEGO Kidsfest Was a HIT!

LEGO Kidsfest Was a HIT!

On Sunday, I took my son (8), two of his friends (also both 8), and my 4 year old daughter to Lego Kidsfest in Denver.   Although I knew my son loves Lego blocks, I was a little skeptical that he’d be interested in putting them together for 4.5 hours straight. I definitely didn’t think…More of this…

Welcome / About Daria Drago


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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