Champion Mom - Back to School Prep Checklist

By: bchauveau Sunday July 25, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Back to School Prep Checklist

Our Champion Moms have been through a lot in the last couple of years and I’m sure many of you are looking forward to a return to traditional school this autumn. The excitement of starting a new year, making new friends, meeting new teachers, and getting back into a regular routine are some of the best parts of back to school season. As summer draws to a close, there are a few things you can do to better prepare your child for success. Body Prep In summer, we all tend to get a little bit more relaxed... Read More


Champion Mom - Tips for Parenting an Argumentative Child

By: bchauveau Sunday July 11, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Tips for Parenting an Argumentative Child

There are a variety of reasons why your child might argue with you. Sometimes, it’s because they feel unheard or misunderstood. Occasionally, it’s because that is the way they figure out their place in an uncertain world. In a best-case scenario, a child who argues a lot may simply be more intelligent and independent. However, for parents, an argumentative child is frustrating and it can be emotionally draining to have to defend your every movement with your kid. While no situation is the same, there are things... Read More


Champion Mom - Having a Happy and Safe July 4th

By: bchauveau Sunday June 20, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Having a Happy and Safe July 4th

July 4th is a favorite holiday of mine. I think it's because of the sense of freedom and celebration that it brings. While many people will gather around the lawn and enjoy fireworks, I prefer to observe a different tradition – one that involves taking time for family and friends. Spending time with those close to you can give you a sense of joy and contentment that often accompanies great American festivities. Here are our suggestions for having some safe, family fun this fourth of July: See a Fireworks Show ... Read More


Champion Mom - Steps to a Healthy Summer

By: bchauveau Saturday June 5, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Steps to a Healthy Summer

Being a mom is all about balance. The hardest part of balancing your career with family life is finding the time to do both. However, summer is an important part of childhood too. That's why I've put together a list of ideas you can add to your summer routine—without needing to spend a lot of money. This summer you'll make more memories than last year, and your kids will benefit from having you around more. So plan some activities for yourself this summer and enjoy them! Get Outside Get outside and play! It can be... Read More


Champion Mom - Our Best Sun Safety Tips for Summer

By: bchauveau Sunday May 23, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Our Best Sun Safety Tips for Summer

You should protect your skin from the sun throughout the year, no matter the weather. Why? Sun exposure can cause sunburn, aging (such as wrinkles, scarring, or "leather skin"), eye damage, and skin cancer. By following our top sun safety tips for you and your family, you can minimize the adverse effects of overexposure to the sun. Sunburns, eye damage, premature skin aging, wrinkles, and skin cancer can all be avoided. Skincare Summer means you are spending more time outside. This means you should put more... Read More


Champion Mom - Planning a Memorable Father's Day

By: bchauveau Sunday May 16, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Planning a Memorable Father's Day

Even though Dad’s got the perfect Father’s Day present and card, what should you do with your pop on the big day? There is a Father's Day activity to suit all kinds of dads, so everyone can have a great time. Here are a few suggestions to consider: Plan a Backyard BBQ Even if your dad isn't the cooking type, he'll enjoy a delicious family meal prepared and enjoyed outdoors. Spend time in your own backyard or take the party to a park or a lake to have a little more fun. Go on an Outdoor... Read More


Champion Mom - Family Activities to Try This Summer

By: bchauveau Sunday April 18, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Family Activities to Try This Summer

Summer is almost here, so make sure your kids don't get bored! You’ll need some ideas to encourage both movement and creativity to survive the season with your children. The best thing about these summer fun activities is that you can do a lot of them as a family! Plan a Camping Trip Camping teaches kids about the outdoors and helps them to appreciate nature and the great outdoors. From national parks to state parks to national forests, Colorado has so many great camping spots. The Rocky Mountain National... Read More


Champion Mom - What Are Parenting Boundaries?

By: bchauveau Sunday April 4, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - What Are Parenting Boundaries?

Parenting is unlike any relationship with another human being you’ve ever had. While it’s essential to set healthy boundaries regardless of the relationship, it’s even more important when raising small humans. What does setting boundaries mean? It’s not meant to separate your connection to someone else. What it does mean is to be intentional about what your role is as a parent, what is and isn’t okay in your home and in your family, and setting rules that ensure that both you and your child have the best chance... Read More


#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





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