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303 Music Fest - Denver Concert Photos

First Ever 303 Music Fest with CITRA, Eldren and Other Black

It's apparent I love local music, so, of course, I loved the first ever 303 Music Fest from 303 Magazine - which celebrated our local Denver scene. Sure, just as is true of any first-time event, there were some snags, like the whole thing kicking…
Smallpools and Great Good Fine OK - Denver Concert Photos

Smallpools and Great Good Fine OK at Denver’s Marquis Theater

I love shows at the Marquis because it's an intimate room. The only problem for a photographer is when there are several great bands on the bill - that intimate place gets packed. Fun for fans, not so much for the person stepping through the…

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Denver Westword Music Showcase

5 Questions for 5 Bands at Westword Music Showcase, Part 3

Here is the next post in my series of "5 Questions for 5 Bands" who are playing at the Westword Music Showcase ... the festival is right around the corner! Can't wait to see all these local artists rock out earlier in the day. Also, be sure…
Denver Westword Music Showcase

5 Questions for 5 Bands at Westword Music Showcase, Part 2

Here is the next installment in my series of "5 Questions for 5 Bands" who are playing at the 2018 Westword Music Showcase ... which is rapidly approaching on Saturday, June 23rd! Greeblehaus will be hosting the Vybe stage along with "There's An Ape for That" so…

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YMCA of the Rockies Estes Park

YMCA Estes Park: An Easy Way To Stay Near Rocky Mountain National Park

Note: YMCA of the Rockies provided our weekend stay. All words and photos are mine. I love Estes Park as a destination. There is an adorable downtown area, and it's right at the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. I also love YMCA of the…
Cancun Mexico Luxury Resort - Villa Del Palmar

Resort Review: Villa Del Palmar Cancun

We are always up for a good deal and when I got a notification that Villa Del Palmar Cancun was on sale right after the New Year, I couldn't resist a quick trip back down to the ocean. Bryan was banned from our girls-only trip in…

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Father's Day

From Bryan to His Dad

Note from Aimee: This year marks the 12th anniversary of my father-in-law's death. I didn't know it, but my husband Bryan has been writing a letter to him for a while. When I read it, I cried. He graciously allowed me to share it here…
Rejection

Rejection

Rejection is one of my hot buttons. ----- I was about eight or nine years old and I was invited over to a friends house, a girl I really liked, and thought was a good friend. When I got there, we'd been playing for about…

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Angela Santomera - Blue's Clues & Daniel Tiger - Aimee Giese - Greeblehaus

Preschool Clues – The Parenting Book For A Media Saturated World

I met Angela Santomero about six or seven years ago at a PBS meetup. It was about six months before Daniel Tiger was going to launch, and she was just entering the social media world. We had connected online prior to meeting in person, but…
Guide to Media Literacy for Teens, Seniors and everyone in between.

Media Literacy for Parents, Teens and Seniors

I am not exactly part of the "Sandwich Generation" because I do not care for elderly relatives, but we have been in charge of our parentals' technology for at least a decade... and while our 14-year-old son is starting to compete with our knowledge on the subject,…

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Don’t Make Teachers Carry Guns

My son came in and sat down on my bed last night. "Me and my friends have been talking. And we came up with a bunch of reasons why arming teachers is stupid." He proceeded to list off the following reasons teachers should not have…
Women's March Denver 2018 - Photos and Protest Signs

Photos and Signs From Women’s March Denver 2018

It was our second year mobilizing here in Colorado and around the world to protest the Trump presidency. The Women's March Denver 2018 was another massive outpouring of anger and resentment for direction of our country right now. There were a ton of "shithole" references…

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Pink Concert Photos Denver - Beautiful Trauma Tour P!NK

P!NK Beautiful Trauma Concert Photos From Denver’s Pepsi Center

Everyone likes P!NK. I mean, how can you not? She is a great singer and a bad-ass chick. I'd always heard she was good in concert but let me correct you on that one. PINK is FUCKING GREAT in concert. I like her music, but…
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) - Concert Photos Denver

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) at Denver’s Ogden Theatre

I was surprised when I told some friends I was finally seeing OMD again, and they didn't know who I meant. You know ... Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark? With some prodding, a few remembered "If You Leave" from Pretty In Pink, but I was shocked…

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