About Us

more than just a parenting magazine!

Denver Parent Magazine is an online-only publication that provides informative and timely articles to meet the needs of parents in the Denver area, whether male, female, single, or single-sex parenting families. Denver Parent began publication in 2010 and is dedicated to creating a conversation with readers that leads to an interactive, quality experience for parents who are seeking up-to-date information and resources.

Articles cover myriad topics, everything from local events, activities, and performances for kids and their parents as well as family travel, to tips and hints for busy moms and dads. In addition, Denver Parent Magazine covers more in-depth controversial issues in discussion articles that highlight the pros and cons of work involving local city councils, school districts, and relevant municipal news that affect parents in the Denver metro area. The magazine also runs a regular work/life balance article series and profiles local charities, parent groups, and nonprofit organizations.  

With over a dozen experienced writers (who are parents), Denver Parent Magazine has the best parenting content in Colorado. It boasts not only high traffic, but quality traffic, with higher engagement and a loyal following of parents in the Denver metro area. Its editorial staff of seasoned writers has been published in media such as The New York TimesThe Christian Science Monitor, and The Denver Post. One writer has been a TED Talk speaker, and five have published books.  

 

The magazine’s monthly podcast series brings together parents, experts, and notable community members to discuss timely subjects covered each month in various articles. The series also includes “Quiet Time Colorado” where local authors and notable local leaders read from children’s books, ideal for nap time or just before bed. To listen to our podcasts, visit https://denverparent.net/podcast-home/.

Denver Parent Magazine is “Certified Green” by the city of Denver, Colorado and is committed being Eco-friendly by not producing a print publication

If you’re interested in becoming a contributor, visit our contributors page. 

Please feel free to contact us about article ideas, advertising or events of interest to parents in the metro area. If the content is viewed as advertising, we have rates for sponsored posts (content marketing) as well as giveaways. Please see our advertising page for more information.

If you have an event you would like listed, please visit our calendar page.

Mary-Frances Main

Mary-Frances Main

Owner/Publisher

Writing since 2004, Mary-Frances was early on the scene. She has created a new format for Parenting Publications that’s both eco-friendly and our editorial content surpasses the requirements of parenting publications nationwide. Denver Parent Magazine retains over 80 percent editorial content overall, with a maximum of 20 percent advertising. 100 percent of editorial content is locally generated (as opposed to national standards of 70 percent).  Her management of experienced writers (who are all parents) is a platform for the best parenting content in Colorado. Denver Parent boast not only high traffic, but quality traffic, with higher engagement and a loyal following of parents in the Denver area.

CONTACT US:

Email: denverparenteditor@gmail.com
Phone: (720) 320-6363