Growing Up Fort Collins

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

birthday party at Jumpin

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

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Photo credit: June Macon

Sponsored Post: Tot Spot is the Place to Be

By On March 31, 2016

On March 8th the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery opened up the Tot Spot to the public. If you’ve been following the blog, you know that I’ve been writing about this space… Read More


Northern Colorado Easter Activities 2016

By On March 23, 2016

The Easter Extravaganza at Gulley Greenhouse Gully greenhouse will host an Easter Extravaganza with bunnies to pet, face painting, games and prizes. There will be an Easter bunny photo op as well… Read More

Blog News

Sponsored Post: Stand-Up Fort Collins!

By On March 15, 2016

The writers of the Scoop Blog Network are partnering with Weston Unruh from Easily UnAmused to bring a little laughter into your life. On April 2nd we’ll be hosting Stand-Up Fort Collins… Read More