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Smart Fit Girls Program

By On August 24, 2016

Have you heard of a program here in town called Smart Fit Girls run through the City of Fort Collins’ Recreator? It’s designed for girls in middle school (6th to 8th grade).… Read More

Special Edition

Help Me Understand Instagram Better

By On August 18, 2016

I need your help to understand Instagram better! I am June Macon, a long-time blogger for Growing Up Fort Collins, and I want to know how YOU feel about the social media… Read More

Guest Post

9 Ways to Protect Children During Divorce

By On August 17, 2016

This is a guest blog from a local divorce lawyer, Laura Monty, who founded Laura Monty Law, LLC in 2015 after relocating with her family from Denver to the Fort Collins area.… Read More


Loveland Corn Roast 2016

By On August 11, 2016

Has your family ever been to a good-old-fashioned corn roast? If not, here is your chance! Each year the City of Loveland hosts a Corn Roast Festival with a parade, fun contests, and… Read More


Girls Recreation Softball Team in Windsor

By On August 8, 2016

Want to get your daughter involved in Rec or Modified Fall Softball? You still have the chance to sign her up through Choice Sports Training in Windsor. Games are played in Erie… Read More

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Music Together Classes This Fall

By On August 3, 2016

Can you believe that August is here! If you are as disinclined to welcome fall and the school year as I am… lets just take it slow. As I try to jam… Read More

Special Edition

Participate in Research About Instagram

By On August 1, 2016

This is the first time I’m asking readers to help me out with something: 10 minutes of your time to participate in a study about online users and their perception and feelings of user-generated… Read More


Kids’ Programs at Lory State Park

By On July 12, 2016

Did you know there are free programs offered through Lory State Park with the purchase of the $7 daily park pass? These programs are also free for those who purchased the annual… Read More


Sponsored Post: RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Party Tips

By On June 15, 2016

This month, local party expert Rina Jean (RJ) Bindi from RJ’s Amazing Entertainment provides the GUFC readership with some helpful advice for kid’s birthday parties when hiring professional entertainment. RJ specializes in… Read More


Miramont offers teens free summer memberships

By On June 4, 2016

Miramont Lifestyles Fitness is a local gym with three locations (South, North, and Central). This summer, teens can join the North and Central gyms for free from now until August 15. Enrollment… Read More