#ChampionMom - Planning Your Camping Trip This Summer

By: bchauveau Sunday March 21, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - Planning Your Camping Trip This Summer

While it looks like travel may open up soon, the likelihood of being able to safely book a vacation this summer is questionable. However, that doesn’t mean you and the family can’t plan something fun instead! It’s still perfectly safe to explore the outdoors right now, as long as you socially distance and avoid crowds of people. That means camping is back! Dust off the RV or tents and book a camping spot for later this summer. You’ll need to get this done quickly as reserved spots are already filling up. If... Read More


Should You Clean Your Air Ducts This Spring?

By: bchauveau Sunday March 14, 2021 comments

Should You Clean Your Air Ducts This Spring?

Have you ever looked into your air ducts? All that dust and dirt is merely what you can see on the surface. Deep down in those ducts is a lot more dust, dirt, and trash than you can even imagine. The air you breathe travels through those ducts into every room of your home. This is even a bigger problem right now due to the cold weather and the fact that many of us have been confined to our houses for months. Could the air you are breathing at home make you sick? While there is no definitive answer to that... Read More


#ChampionMom - Teaching Your Kids to Be Lucky

By: bchauveau Sunday March 7, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - Teaching Your Kids to Be Lucky

Luck is a tricky concept. Why? Because, ultimately, good and bad luck are out of our control. When we are talking to our kids, what do we tell them about luck and being lucky? How can luck be a positive force in the lives of our children? Here are some ideas for having a conversation about luck with your kids this month: Control - First, and foremost, it’s important to have a conversation with our children about control. What can we control? What is completely out of our control? When it comes to luck, most of it... Read More


#ChampionMom - Date Night for Parents in Denver

By: bchauveau Sunday February 21, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - Date Night for Parents in Denver

In the hustle and bustle of daily life as parents, it’s difficult to make time to do anything fun - especially with your partner. We know how difficult that can be so we’ve put together a list of resources for adult-only activities that we hope you find exciting and inspiring. Put together that date night you’ve been needing for quite a while now. Check out this list of 8 Places to Have Fun With the Kids for some unique opportunities to get out and get some adult time. Don’t have time to research ideas... Read More


#ChampionMom - Self Care for Tired Moms

By: bchauveau Sunday February 7, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - Self Care for Tired Moms

Self-care has become quite the buzz phrase and we know you Champion Moms are in sore need of all the self-care you can get. However, the trends for self-care often require moms to set aside time (and money) that may not be reasonable in order to ‘make space’ for themselves. While a fancy massage is nice, it’s not a requirement for self-care. Here are our best tips for busy and tired moms to take better care of themselves this year: Find Support - If you don’t have the time to rest and care for... Read More


#ChampionMom - Setting a Healthy Sleep Routine

By: bchauveau Sunday January 17, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - Setting a Healthy Sleep Routine

Sleep is such an important aspect of family life. Without enough sleep, the members of your house will become irritable, exhausted, unable to focus, and prone to conflict and confrontation. Go long enough without decent sleep, and it begins to impact your health as well. The best way to tackle this problem is to have a plan in place to create better pre-sleep habits and a healthy routine that works for everyone. It’s essential that you role model this behavior as well since your children are more likely to resist a new routine... Read More


#ChampionMom - How a Busy Family Stays Organized and Sane

By: bchauveau Sunday January 3, 2021 comments

#ChampionMom - How a Busy Family Stays Organized and Sane

We’ve been through quite a year, right? As a Champion Mom, you’ve been busy trying to tackle it all: work (possibly a new remote role or seeking work in a new field or changing to a full-tie caregiver), school (navigating online and hybrid school options for the first time), and keeping everyone fed, clean, and healthy in the midst of a pandemic. You thought life was hectic before 2020 but last year really showed you what you were made of, what was possible, and what you’d like to get rid of entirely moving forward. How... Read More


Champion Mom - Keeping Kids Safe in Winter

By: bchauveau Monday December 21, 2020 comments

Champion Mom - Keeping Kids Safe in Winter

Winter’s here and for moms (both new and seasoned veterans) that means changing up some of your practices to make sure that your kids stay safe. Winter is a wonderful time, especially if you’re a kid romping around in a winter wonderland. But there are some things that you need to consider before you let the kids loose in the cold and snow. Here are tips to keep your kids safe this winter: Bundle up (in layers) — When getting the kids dressed for playing outside, it’s important to have them bundled up warm.... Read More


Champion Mom - Beating Cabin Fever this Winter

By: bchauveau Monday December 7, 2020 comments

Champion Mom - Beating Cabin Fever this Winter

This winter, the possibility of having cabin fever has been amplified thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, many of us are already having a touch of it after being quarantined for so long. But it is especially hard on kids who have all that boundless energy with little to no place to use it up. Here are a few ways to beat cabin fever this winter: Get out and play — One thing you really want to encourage your kids to do is to go out and play as much as possible. Even if it is snowing, it’s important for your... Read More


Champion Mom - Making Family Connection Time a Tradition

By: bchauveau Tuesday November 24, 2020 comments

Champion Mom - Making Family Connection Time a Tradition

I know when you try to look back at your childhood and reflect on the positive memories, there are probably a lot of “big events” that stand out: the awesome Christmas when you got the bike you always wanted or the dream vacation you took to the beach or Disney Land. But the real memories of family togetherness most likely come from the daily rituals that you perform routinely with each other. These help you connect and bond with your children and they will last a lifetime. Here are ideas for creating a family connection: ... Read More





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