Nest Moms Know: Great Date Night Ideas

Nest hosts a Tea Collection give-away on our Facebook page most Tuesdays. We try to ask questions that will enrich our community. We always appreciate your input! If you would like to suggest a question, please email us at info@nestchildrensboutique.com.

These are questions we ask every year and update with new content. We organize all the responses on our directory page here.

Our question:

Do you have any good date night recommendations? We’re looking for great restaurants as well as non restaurant ideas!

Your answers:

Restaurants and Bars:

1. Williams & Graham

2. Potager

3. Linger

4. Sushi Den

5. Bittersweet

6. Le Central

7. The Source

8. True Food Kitchen

9. Odelay Tacos

10. Z Cuisine & A Cote

11. Patsy’s Italian Restaurant

12. Fruition

13. Osteria Marco

14. Chef Zorbas Cafe (particularly good for brunch with kids on day after the date!)

15. ChoLon

16. D’Corazon

17. Sushi Sasa

18. Bistro Vendome

19. Beatrice & Woodsley

20. TAG

21. Peaks Lounge at the Hyatt Downtown (What a view!)

22. The Fort

23. Luca d’Italia

24. Any of the restaurants in City Set (Glendale)

25. Punchbowl Social (you can bowl here too!)

Non Eating/Drinking Ideas:

1. Hiking

2. Bowling, Lucky Strike Lanes has food and drink as well!

3. Denver Four Seasons Spa Couples Treatments

4. Hit the Boulder Theater for a concert

5. Mountain Biking

6. Upscale movie night at Landmark

7. Canvas & Cocktails

6. A trip to the Denver Art Museum

7. Cooking lessons at the Seasoned Chef Cooking School or Le Central

8. Indoor Rock Climbing

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Whatcha think? What are we missing?

Disclaimer: This post was created from answers to a question on our Facebook page; Nest is not responsible for the content of this post, nor have we fact checked any of your answers. Please use this information at your own discretion – we’re simply passing on your answers as a courtesy to our customers!

Nest Moms Know: Preschools

Nest hosts a Tea Collection give-away on our Facebook page most Tuesdays. We try to ask questions that will enrich our community. We always appreciate your input! If you would like to suggest a question, please email us at info@nestchildrensboutique.com.

These are questions we ask every year and update with new content. We organize all the responses on our directory page here.

Our question:

So many of of our parents are new to the area- we’re looking for preschool recommendations or tips, please!

Your answers:

  1. Denver Cooperative Preschool!! (2015, 2014)
  2. My School Preschool in Greenwood Village (2015, 2014)
  3. Fitzsimons Early Learning Center (but must be an employee of Children’s or University hospitals) (2015)
  4. Denver Waldorf (2015)
  5. Paddington Station (2015, 2014)
  6. Temple Emanuel ECC (2015, 2014)
  7. Childrens Garden Montessori School is a gem in Denver. (2015, 2014)
  8. Washington Park Early Learning Center! (2015)
  9. Good Shepherd (close to the 6th Avenue store). Montessori and tradition, and they have before/after school care – great for working parents! (2015)
  10. Blessed Sacrament (2015, 2014)
  11. Montessori Casa International (2015)
  12. Montessori school of Aurora (2015)
  13. Denver Public Schools ECE Program (especially Stephen Knight Center for Early Education, Arrowhead in Highlands Ranch) (2014)
  14. Montview Community Preschool (2014)
  15. Smoky Hill United Methodist Preschool in Aurora (2014)
  16. Denver Montclair International School (2014)
  17. The Fisher Early Learning Center at DU (2014)
  18. Graland (2014)
  19. The Denver Waldorf School – Sunflower Program (2014)
  20. Parent’s Day Out Programs at Churches like Wellshire PDO or Lakewood United Methodist or St Andrews (Highlands Ranch) (2014)
  21. Montessori Academy of Colorado (2014)
  22. Colonnade Childrens Center (2014)
  23. Inspire Preschool (2014)
  24. Family Flex (2014)
  25. Montessori School of Denver (2014)
  26. Montessori School of WashPark (2014)
  27. The Goddards Schools in Denver (2014)
  28. Calvary Temple (2014)
  29. Christ the King (2014)
  30. South Table Mountain Preschool in Golden (2014)
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Whatcha think? What are we missing?

Disclaimer: This post was created from answers to a question on our Facebook page; Nest is not responsible for the content of this post, nor have we fact checked any of your answers. Please use this information at your own discretion – we’re simply passing on your answers as a courtesy to our customers!

Favorite Trends: “Boy” Styles on Girls

Think your son’s hand-me-downs won’t work on your daughter? Wrong!

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Most seasons Tea Collection does a great striped hoodie that pairs well with jeggings!

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Accessories like scarves and hair bows are also a great way to convert “boy” items into a girl’s!

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Don’t let the higher price of suits and blazers intimidate you – especially when your little girl can wear them too!

 

Creating a Tea Collection Set at Nest

We’ve told you before why you should buy Tea Collection at Nest, but now we’re going to show you – with Nest’s buy 4 pieces, receive the 5th free on Tea Collection, you can mix and match styles, sizes and boy/girl…plus Tea’s endless layering options are perfect for Colorado’s weather.

Check-out how many different ways there are to wear 5 pieces!

Tea Sets at Nest

Nest Moms Know: Swimming Lessons

Nest hosts a Tea Collection give-away on our Facebook page most Tuesdays. We try to ask questions that will enrich our community. We always appreciate your input! If you would like to suggest a question, please email us at info@nestdenver.com.

 

Our question:
We’re inspired by Tea’s first swimwear collection for girls – where do your kids take swimming lessons?

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Your answers:

1.  Nest is a huge fan of Infant Aquatics, which has a location down the street from our 6th Avenue store at Denver Divers.

2. National Jewish Health swimming program at Morey Neighborhood Center

3.  Stapleton neighborhood pools or the Stapleton Central Park Rec Center

4.  Athletic clubs like Greenwood Athletic Club, Lifetime Fitness and Cherry Creek Athletic Club

5. Neighborhood rec centers in Denver, Englewood, Broomfield, the Foothills, South Suburban and Wheatridge

6. The Apex Complex

7. Swimlabs

8. Blue Dolphin Swim School

9.  Dolphinz Swim School

10.  Safe Splash

11.  Swim Otters

12. The JCC in Denver & the Denver YMCA

 Is our list missing any programs? Let us know!

 

Disclaimer: This post was created from answers to a question on our Facebook page; Nest is not responsible for the content of this post, nor have we fact checked any of your answers. Please use this information at your own discretion – we’re simply passing on your answers as a courtesy to our customers!

Nest Moms Know: Summer Camps & Activities

Nest hosts a Tea Collection give-away on our Facebook page most Tuesdays. We try to ask questions that will enrich our community. We always appreciate your input! If you would like to suggest a question, please email us at info@nestdenver.com.

 

Our question:
It’s time to register for summer activities and camps! What are your summertime recommendations?

 

Your answers:

1. Denver Zoo Camps overwhelming took the number one spot!

2. Swimming was also popular – we asked for swimming program recommendations on January 14th’s give-away and Denver has some amazing rec center pools 

3. Arts camps at Art Garage & Monart

4. Dance camps at Cherry Creek Dance and Ballet Nouveau Colorado

5. Children’s Museum of Denver summer programs

6. Farmer’s markets such as Denver Farmers Market and Colorado Fresh Markets

7. Museum of Nature & Science summer camps 

8. Denver Public Library Summer programs

9. Tennis lessons at Denver Tennis Club or Gates Tennis Center

10. Many schools, like Kent, Logan and Colorado Academy, have great programs

11. LEGO classes at Play-Well

12. Math programs at PiQ

13. Summer programs at the University of Colorado 

14. Gymnastics camps at Great Play or DU

15. Classic summer programs at YMCA or Girl Scouts of Colorado 

16. Avid 4 Adventure

17. Many local preschools have programs such as Temple Emanuel, the JCC and Primrose

18. The Denver Botanic Gardens summer programs

19. Museo de las Americas

20. The Denver Art Museum

21. Dream Big Camp

 What other activities do you enjoy over the summer? What are we missing?

 

 

 

Dorothy, This Ain’t Kansas

This is how our little girls rock their ruby reds in Denver…cowboy style! We’ve always been enamored with the beautiful cowboy boots at our Larimer Square neighbor, Cry Baby Ranch, and we were thrilled to collaborate on this photo shoot. Which one is your favorite?

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Outfits (starting in the upper left, clockwise): Wati, Catimini, Luna Luna, Peas & Queues, Pink Chicken and Decaf Plus.