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We Found Summer at Water World

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When we walked into Water World, Teddy looked around, gasped, and shouted, “It’s like we’re on a vacation!” He was spot-on. Nothing transforms summer in the suburbs into exotic, sun-soaked fun than a massively creative collection of water slides, pools, and playgrounds. 70 acres of rolling hills with dozens of spots to play = vacation. […]

Week Seven ~ Vacation, All I Ever Wanted

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I’m a few days late doing my weekly summer break pictorial recap because I left my card reader in Grand Junction. I took hundreds of photos on my phone and what I call The Big Camera, my Canon DSLR. I’m glad I took it with us because some of my favorites from our trip are […]

Family Adventure, Elevated: YMCA of the Rockies

Rocky Mountain High...in Colorado...sing with me

When I walked inside the 100-year-old Admin Building at the YMCA of the Rockies, my first thought was “Where’s Teddy Roosevelt?” The architecture was impressive. A wide wooden porch littered with rockers and Adirondack chairs greets you. The interior is cavernous with a high rustic-beamed ceiling and stone fireplaces. It would not have been surprising […]