Monday, March 31, 2014


Saturday, April 5th is the MOPS Children's Consignment Sale at Cherry Hills Community Church from 8:00am - 2:00pm!  You won't want to miss this sale - try to get there early as hundreds of shoppers are expected throughout the day.  The church is located on Grace Blvd off of Fairview Pkwy in Highlands Ranch.  Some of the items they will be selling include: toys, clothing, baby essentials, and even maternity clothes all gently used and up to 75% off.  For more information check out their website.  There is a $2 entrance fee.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Chick-fil-A Grand Opening

Another Chick-fil-A is coming to Highlands Ranch!  
This one will be located at Town Center North.  
The address is: 950 Cpl Max Donahue Ln.
The store will officially open on Thursday, March 20th at 6:00am.  Chick-fil-A is know for their grand opening celebrations.  The first 100 people to arrive will receive free Chick-fil-A for a year (one meal per week).  Check out the website for more information.  

On March 19th, the new restaurant will host a food drive to benefit Home and Health Food Bank in Littleton. Anyone dropping off five or more non-perishable food items between 9am and 7pm will receive a coupon for a free Chick-fil-A sandwich.

Home Depot Kid's Workshop

We love The Home Depot in Highlands Ranch.  It was the perfect spot for Jack's 4th Birthday Party!  The first Saturday of every month they have free kid's workshops.  Saturday, April 5th from 9am - 12pm kids, age (5-12) can build a birdhouse / birdbath.  Workshops teach children do-it-yourself skills, tool safety and instill a sense of pride and accomplishment.  All kids get to keep their craft, receive a certificate of achievement, a workshop apron, and a commemorative pin.  If you are interested, go to their website to register.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Your Kid's Closet at The Wildlife Experience

On Monday, March 17th, Your Kid's Closet is having their spring consignment sale at The Wildlife Experience.  The $1 admission (per person over the age of free) also gets you into the museum.  The shopping hours are 9am - 2pm and everything is half price!  For more information, check out their website.

Friday, March 14, 2014

Renew the Ranch

Volunteers needed for Renew the Ranch

On Saturday, April 12 volunteers throughout the community will team up to help keep Highlands Ranch beautiful. Volunteers are invited to participate in Renew the Ranch from 8am until 10am to help clean up four designated park and open space areas in the community.

Renew the Ranch is a kid-friendly activity. Groups, families, and individuals are all encouraged to attend. This is a great opportunity for high school students to earn community service hours required for graduation.  The minimum age for this event is 8.

To volunteer, please contact Kari Larese at 720-240-4909 or After you register, you will be contacted prior to the event with the park location you will be assigned to.

This is a great way to get little kiddos involved in giving back!

Monday, March 3, 2014


 Saturday March 8th 2014
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Douglas County Events Center
I-25 at exit 181
Admission is $1

Quality items at bargain prices!
The MOMS Sale is the largest nonprofit consignmnet sale in the Rocky
Mountain region with over $100,000 worth of merchandise sold. Almost
200 members of MOMS fill a 29,000 square-foot space with their gently-
used children’s equipment, toys, clothes, furniture, books, strollers and
much more. Savings are 50-90% off retail prices.

A portion of proceeds supports the MOMS Community Outreach program
which helps provide supplies, clothes, and equipment to low-income
families with multiples. MOMS donates hundreds of items to hospitals and
other organizations.

The Douglas County Events Center is one mile east of 1-25 at exit 181 in
Castle Rock. The line starts forming early in the morning for buyers who
want the best selection. The public is encouraged to bring a laundry
basket or bag to carry their items. Check, Visa, MasterCard with ID or
Cash accepted.

Only MOMS members may sell at the sale. We have
Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities for companies who wish to support the mission
of our organization.

You can also download the Spring 2013
Press Release or the Spring
Flier . Print out the flier and get FREE ENTRY into the sale.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Highlands Ranch Moms Groups

I get a lot of inquiries about local moms groups as well as ideas on how to meet mommy friends.  Being a new mom can be overwhelming and it's so nice to have time with other moms.  Here is a list of the Highlands Ranch Moms groups that I know of:

Highlands Ranch Mom Community

Moms Club of Highlands Ranch East - email:

Moms Club of Highlands Ranch West - email:

Cherry Hills Community Church MOPS

Christ Lutheran Church MOPS

Mothers of Multiples Society

St. Andrew Church MOPS

If you are in a Moms group that I have not listed, please email me and I will add it :)