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Run for Rainbow, Rascals and Rockies
Sep 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
TELLURIDE – Run, walk, or push a baby jogger… Choose your preferred mode of transport and join in on a fun, 4.2 mile run along the bike path from Lawson Hill softball field to Elks Park on Saturday...
WATCH NOURISH
Loaded With Vitamins and Protein, Pesto Is Perfect for Kids
by Watch Staff
Sep 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Try out a new-fangled pesto recipe for getting extra nourishment in your child.
IT'S TABOOKA TIME! (Part Six in a Series)
Charlie the Dancing Caterpillar
by Gus Cougias
Sep 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
“We always have a good time when we visit the little man in the red pants, blue jacket and white shoes,” said Susie to her brother Sam. “Let’s say the magic word by the apple trees, and go see him....
Warning: Fruit Juice May Be Dangerous to Your Health
by Marta Tarbell
Aug 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When reaching for fruit juice, think whole fruit instead.
NOURISH
Celebrate Colorado’s Fruit Bounty With Ice Cream
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
This time of year is when Colorado begins to burst at the seams with fresh fruit ­– cherries, apricots, peaches, plums, nectarines.... Many of us load up our farmer’s market bags with the week’s se...
A Workshop Dedicated to Motherhood, Madness and Miracles
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Learn how to write a ‘mom-oire’ in a free workshop at Telluride’s Wilkinson Library.
Be Aware of the Parental Overprotection Trap
by Julia Hosea, MA, LPC
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Is your child anxious?
What to Expect at Your Kindergartner’s Well Child Checkup
by Gwen Lindgren, PA-C, Montrose Pediatric Associates
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s time for your kindergartner’s well child checkup. Here’s what to expect.
Regional Childcare Centers Feeling the Economic Crunch
by Martinique Davis
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Childcare centers in Nucla and Ridgway closed their doors this summer, while facilities in Telluride are no longer operating at capacity. A discussion with Bright Future’s for Children’s Cathy Jame...
RAISING ELLE
Once You Sign Up For the Ride, There’s No Getting Off
by Martinique Davis
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Caring for small children is a life commitment. Someday they may care for you in return.
NATURAL PARENTING
Nature or Nuture?
by Jan Hunt, M.Sc., Founder of the Natural Child Project
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
I was recently asked about the book The Nurture Assumption, and the argument that peers, and not parents, are most responsible for who children become. I’ll start with an excerpt from a wonderful a...
First Thursday Kids Walk in Telluride, Aug. 4
Aug 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
First Thursday Kids Walk exposes youth to art.
What’s In an Apple? Only the Perfect Snack
by Marta Tarbell
Jul 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The once lowly apple is emerging as a bar-none super-food.
WATCH:NOURISH
Versatile and Delcious, Apples Make Great Treats
Jul 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Apples are a great way to pack some extra nutrition into your child’s diet, whether by slicing apples and tossing with a little lemon juice for their school lunch, or serving some warm, homemade ap...
Free Bike Clinics Aim to Get Women on the Bike Seat
by Martinique Davis
Jul 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Bootdoctors' free bike clinics with pro mountain biker Becky Reimann aim to get women in the saddle.
IT’S TABOOKA TIME! [PART 5 IN A SERIES]
A Trip to the Okey-Dokey Bakery
Jul 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Gust Cougias
Keeping Babies and Toddlers Safe From Sun Exposure
by Gwen Lindgren, PA-C, Montrose Pediatric Associates
Jul 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Babies and toddlers need to take special precautions against sun exposure, especially in Colorado.
RAISING ELLE
A Storybook Life, Complete With Fantasy Problems
by Martinique Davis
Jul 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Raising kids in Telluride is idyllic, even with our prairie dog ‘problem.’
NATURAL PARENTING
Ten Most Common Ways We Misunderstand Our Children
by Jan Hunt, M.Sc., Founder of the Natural Child Project
Jul 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
1. We expect children to be able to do things before they are ready. We ask an infant to keep quiet. We ask a 2-year-old to sit still. We ask a 4-year-old to clean his room. In all of these situati...
Egg Almighty
by Marta Tarbell
Jun 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Not all eggs are created equal, and the quality depends on the health of the laying hens.