Livewell Colorado

LWC Revitalizes Recreation Centers Through Healthy Eating and Active Living Initiatives

LiveWell Colorado is the leading obesity prevention organization in the state of Colorado with a focus on expanding access to and education about healthy eating and active living for all Coloradans. In an effort to further its work, LiveWell Colorado partnered with some of Denver’s most dedicated leaders in youth and community engagement—including Denver Parks …

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LWC Revitalizes Recreation Centers Through Healthy Eating and Active Living Initiatives

LiveWell Colorado is the leading obesity prevention organization in the state of Colorado with a focus on expanding access to and education about healthy eating and active living for all Coloradans. In an effort to further its work, LiveWell Colorado partnered with some of Denver’s most dedicated leaders in youth and community engagement—including Denver Parks …

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Road Trip Noshing

My brother and I attended the same university, so we embarked on countless road trips between school in Chicago and our home outside of Denver. We made a lot of memories, mostly good ones, as we crisscrossed the Midwest. We listened to mixed tapes—decades before podcasts were a thing–and filled up on whatever food we …

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Road Trip!

Sunny skies and winding roads ahead!  It’s that time of year again, the much anticipated arrival of summer!  Many families, including mine, will be taking road trips to see the sites, visit family, or travel to sporting events.  Our first swim meet of the season is this weekend so it’s time to start planning! Tempting …

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A Night of Celebration for GSK in Northeast Denver

Presented by GroundFloor Media on May 18, 2015 “Being healthy is a journey, not a sprint,” chanted Mayor Michael B. Hancock (pictured) to a crowd of nearly 200 people at a community event at Stapleton Recreation Center in the Globeville neighborhood Northeast of Denver on May 14. Community activists, local politicians, media representatives and enthusiastic …

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A Night of Celebration for GSK in Northeast Denver

Presented by GroundFloor Media on May 18, 2015 “Being healthy is a journey, not a sprint,” chanted Mayor Michael B. Hancock (pictured) to a crowd of nearly 200 people at a community event at Stapleton Recreation Center in the Globeville neighborhood Northeast of Denver on May 14. Community activists, local politicians, media representatives and enthusiastic youth …

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Job Growth in Health and Wellness Sector on the Rise in Chaffee County

Chaffee County is known for outdoor opportunities such as rafting, hiking and mountain biking. But despite its reputation as a recreational and agricultural area, the county still faces barriers to healthy lifestyles, and levels of poverty and physical inactivity are higher than the state average according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation County Health Rankings. Since 2009, LiveWell Chaffee County and numerous partners have …

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