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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

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Birthday Review: Jumpin’

By On May 26, 2016

My son’s third birthday fell on a Monday this year. I thought, “Great. Let’s have a Monday Funday.” As I pondered over venues for three-year-olds, I remembered the haven of inflatable things… Read More

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National Bike to School Day

By On May 3, 2016

Did you know that May 4th is National Bike to School Day? It’s also a day people love to say, May the fourth be with you (you know, folks love  a good… Read More


Birthday Party Review: The Summit

By On April 26, 2016

Sometimes picking the right venue to have an 8-year-old’s birthday party is the most difficult part of the planning. Luckily, Northern Colorado has so many fun options for kids. This year, I… Read More

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Performing Arts

CCB Peter Pan Ballet Ticket Giveaway

By On April 14, 2016

What a wonderful time to enjoy a Spring show! I hear on the news it’s not going to be very nice out this weekend, so why not enjoy a beautiful ballet at… Read More


Sponsored Post: Pediatric Podiatry at Anderson Podiatry Center

By On April 11, 2016

This month Anderson Podiatry Center is providing some great insight on pediatric podiatry and what parents should know about feet. They’re the only full-service foot care center in the tri-state area of Colorado, Nebraska,… Read More

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Guest Post

Safe Routes to School

By On April 4, 2016

This is a guest post by Meg Dunn, another blogger right here in the Scoop Blog Network. Meg is the author of Pedal Fort Collins, which focuses on bicycling, as well as… Read More