Mary Cornforth Cawood

August 9, 2016

The stuff in between

by Mary Cornforth Cawood Tomorrow is the first day of school. For the past week, we parents have been scrambling to buy school supplies, schedule check-ups, haircuts, teeth cleanings and whatever else we need to do to get through the next few months with our sanity relatively intact.  We are […]
April 4, 2016


by Mary Cornforth Cawood Spring has officially sprung in the valley – spring break is over and the mad dash to the end of the school year has begun. Proms and graduation parties will soon fill the weekends; teenagers will be celebrating their official rites of passage.  Too often these […]
December 7, 2015

Put to the test by holiday stress

by Mary Cornforth Cawood The calendar is filling and it is only December 1.  I already feel behind. According to my kids, we are the only ones who do not have any decorations up.  Did I mention it is only December 1? My mom used to have a rule that […]
September 28, 2015


Hello.  I’m Mary, new to the Mesa County Health Department Health Promotions team and Healthy Mesa County. After 17 years of working with non-profits in Mesa County, I’m excited to continue to support our community and all the agencies and organizations that are working to make Mesa County a better […]