RSVP AkronOhioMoms and The Motherhood Volunteer Event at the Akron/Canton Foodbank

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You and your children are invited to the AkronOhioMoms.com and The Motherhood Volunteer Event at the Akron/Canton Foodbank on Tuesday, August 5 from 1-3 PM. Please bring items for kids need for back-to-school: Purell hand sanitizer (most needed), pencils, paper, crayons, folders, wipes, and tissues. We will have a tour of the foodbank, then follow […]

The Perfect Summer – A Great Family Summer Movie

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If you are looking for a wholesome, fun movie for the entire family, The Perfect Summer is just what you have been looking for, with the familiar faces of Eric Roberts and American Idol alum Jason Castro. I received product to facilitate this post. The Perfect Summer Movie for the Perfect Family Night The Perfect […]

Meet the Snow Leopard Cubs at Akron Zoo

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You are in for a real treat during your next visit to the Akron Zoo! Two endangered snow leopard cubs were born at the Akron Zoo this Spring and are now in their exhibit! One male, Makalu and one female, Malaya were born on April 14, 2014 and are on exhibit for a limited time […]

Veil Of Tears: Hope Is Coming – Movie Review

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As a woman who grew up overseas, my heart has a soft spot for women in poverty around the world. This film from the Saylor Brothers, worked with an organization called Gospel for Asia, they have worked with women in India who have gone through traumatic life experiences because of how the Indian culture views […]

Inspirational and Fun Family Movie Night with HEAVEN IS FOR REAL

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For family night, we watched HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, just released on Blue-ray/DVD this week. It was the most inspirational, touching movies we’ve ever watched. I wasn’t sure if my kids would like it since it has a more serious message but Sony Pictures delivered a movie that was intriguing, inspirational, and fun for the […]

Visit the Newest Playground in Akron at Stan Hywet Playgarden for Hours of Fun

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Last year, I was excited to tell you about the Stan Hywet Playgarden that opened this Summer. I had no idea just how marvelous it was going to be! We went to it earlier this month and my kids played for 2-1/2 hours straight!! There is so much to see and explore. Make plans to […]

10 Tips for Camping with Kids

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When you are making the decision to go camping, it can be quite a feat to remember each and every thing you need. Add in children to the equation and that list (and the chance you might forget one or two things) increases dramatically! We’ve come up with a few things you won’t want to […]

Our Summer Boating Adventures

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The most thrilling experience of this Summer for my family by far was our banana boat ride in Myrtle Beach. It was exhilarating, and even a little bit scary which made the experience all the more memorable and exciting! I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I […]

The Happy Trunk Makes Craft Time Easy for Moms!

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The Happy Trunk is a monthly subscription box filled with crafts, activities and even science projects for you to do with your children. With separate boxes available ages 3-8 and 8-11, each box is perfectly put together with you and your child in mind. Inspire creativity in your child while giving them an opportunity for […]

Soap Box Derby with The Boxtrolls in Akron, Ohio

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The greatest amateur racing event in the world, the Soap Box Derby has raced into Akron this week! Nearly 500 racers from across the United States, Canada, and around the world take part in the 77th annual Soap Box Derby on Saturday, July 26th. The winners from races that took place across the country over […]

Varekai: Cirque Du Soleil at The Wolstien Center

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Take yourself on a journey deep into the forest into the extraordinary world of Varekai by Cirque Du Soleil. Cirque Du Soleil has intrigued me for many years. The fantastical worlds they create blow me away. Did you know Cirque Du Soleil has been around for 30 years? Varekai has been wowing audiences everywhere for […]

Mumfie’s Quest: The Movie DVD Review and Giveaway

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From Brit Allcroft, the creator of children’s TV series “Thomas & Friends”, and “Shining Time Station,” comes a fun adventure for young children, “Mumfie’s Quest: The Movie”. My daughters are the perfect age for this movie, produced in 1994, this is the first DVD release of Mumfie’s Quest, and has a classic animation style, filled […]

Disney PLANES: Fire & Rescue Review #FireAndRescue

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Disney’s PLANES: Fire & Rescue is in theaters today! Planes fans will embrace the firefighting aircraft crew of Piston Peak National Park with all their personalities. I found that each character development impressive with each having back story and a lot of personality. Our favorite Disney PLANES plane, Dusty has to deal with some pretty […]

Paperly Personalized Products for Every Occasion

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Do you ever wish you could easily get note pads, cards and more easily personalized?  I have a fairly common first name so sometimes I can easily find personalized things with my name but I want more then that. With Paperly the options are endless. you create it your way. Paperly was started after a […]

One Day Model and Talent Auditions in Fairlawn, Ohio for Ages 6-10 on July 10th

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Earlier this Spring, I introduced you to Pro Model and Talent Agency for kids interested in modeling, singing, and dancing.  I actually know one of their success stories, Duncan Anderson from Hudson, Ohio. His family just moved to LA for his career. Pro Model and Talent Agency is opening up a brand new Kids Division […]