Keeping Tabs on Glasses with Lenz Frenz

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I remember when I was 7 years old and found out I needed glasses, I was devastated. I felt self conscious. When I found out Kelton needed glasses I was worried he would feel the same way. We recently found Lenz Frenz and they have been a huge help in making him feel more confidant […]

Breakfast for Dinner with Krusteaz

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Sometimes there are so many things to do in our day to day lives that we forget to get the meat out to thaw, or we get home late from running errands or taking our kids to whatever practice they have. On nights like those, I love to do breakfast for dinner. It comes together […]

2014 Christmas Assistance in Medina, OH

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Below is a list of places that offer Christmas assistance in Medina, Ohio. Also check out our 2014 Holiday Assistance for Akron, Ohio Area for Thanksgiving and Christmas for those living in Summit County. Toys For Tots Forms to request toys can be found at all Medina County libraries, Medina County Health Department, Job and Family Service […]

How to Upgrade Your Family Movie Night

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How does your family movie night look? Everyone sitting around watching a movie together? Maybe you throw in some popcorn? To be honest, that is what we’ve done most of the time. We make popcorn and snuggle on the couches with warm blankets. We all look forward to this time together, especially when we are […]

Read the Book, Now I Can’t Wait for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Movie on November 21st

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I got in late on The Hunger Games phenomenon. I thought it was just for teens. However, after watching the movies, I was hooked. I couldn’t wait until the next one. When I had the opportunity to get my hand on the new The Hunger Games: Mockingjay novel, I jumped at it! I participated in […]

My Spray Tan Experience from Save Your Skin Tans in Akron, OH – Win a Spray Tan

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Check out my lovely tan. Doesn’t it look like I just returned from an island getaway? I have never, ever been so tan, especially as a red-head! I feel amazing and love how the color gives me a healthy glow and makes me look slimmer. I’m not even wearing makeup in the below picture! All […]

Design the Perfect Nursery for Your Baby

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In the past I have never put an crazy amount of thought into our nursery design. With Kelton we had a very tight budget and I couldn’t make up my mind. When I was expecting Kiernan, I knew I wanted something simple and clean, plus he was staying in our room so there wasn’t much […]

Win Sing-Along Edition of Disney’s FROZEN!

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As soon as it started to snow, my daughter and I started singing, “Do you want to build a snowman?” and I’m pretty sure I heard a zillion other people doing the same thing! You don’t need me to tell you just how HUGE Disney FROZEN is going to be this Christmas. Add the FROZEN […]

Join Me to Fight Against Alzheimer’s

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What could be worse than knowing that 1 in 9 Americans (5.2 million) over the age of 65 are affected by a non-curable disease? How about knowing that this number is expected to increase to 16 million people by 2050. The disease is Alzheimer’s. There is no cure. It is not just a normal part […]

5 Minutes Meals with Kontos

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Do you have picky eaters in your house? Are you rushed to make dinner during busy weeknights? Check out Kontos and their line of flatbreads for quick, healthy dinners your family will enjoy in about 5 minutes. When you start with a fresh base, anything is imaginable. Kontos offers a line of products that are […]

Know the Symptoms and Protect Your Preemie from RSV

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People are coughing everywhere I go this week. It is that time of year again when seasonal viruses are hitting everyone, at every age. Prevention with good hygiene is key for most seasonal viruses, including RSV which affects nearly 100% of children by the age of 2. November through March is when RSV is most […]

2014 Holiday Assistance for Akron, Ohio Area for Thanksgiving and Christmas

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Below is a list of places in Summit County that offer 2014 Holiday Assistance for Thanksgiving and Christmas in the form of food baskets, toys, coats, and more. Check your local church as well. If you have an organization that offers assistance, please comment below to add. Also see Akron Community Resources post for a […]

Look Professional and Organized While Taking Notes

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Last year, Toni wrote about how the Staples Arc system offers customized organizing with a variety of features and products including calendar pages, to-do lists, project planners, business card holders, poly zip pockets, task pads and more. I have been using the M by Staples™ Arc Customizable Leather Notebook System this Fall and have really enjoyed […]

Getting Ready for Baby with MAM Giveaway

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When I have this little girl, my son Kiernan will be three years old and of course in those years a lot of great products have come on to the market. It’s been over 7 years since I had Kelton. One company I have gone back to over the years is MAM. I received product […]

Christmas Just Went to the Dogs with The Three Dogateers

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What could be more fun that combining talking dogs with a Christmas movie? It is just about perfect this time of year as kids start counting down the days till Christmas! My kids and I watched The 3 Dogateers tonight for family movie night. The Three Dogateers Review If you like talking dog movies, this […]