Bring the Aroma of Fall Into Your Kitchen With Duncan Hines


Fall is my absolute favorite time of year! Whether it is the fashion, weather, family traditions or the food, autumn has always given me a feeling of coziness. I love to come inside from playing outside with my girls to a kitchen that smells like a warm baked dessert! This fall, Duncan Hines can be […]

Wonderful Wacky Woollybear Festival 2014

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What is a Woollybear? Why are we having a festival for it? Will it be fun? I will cover all of that and more. I am so excited to take our boys to our 1st Woollybear Festival. I am sure your children or grandchildren have seen and gotten excited over the Woollybears they have found. […]

Sing Your FROZEN Heart Out to Appear in Kohl’s Commercial #FrozenFunAtKohls


It is time to Sing Your Heart Out, Disney FROZEN fans for your chance to appear in Kohl’s Christmas commerical that will air during the 2014 American Music Awards (AMAs) broadcast! I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence-Central for Kohl’s. I received a sample to facilitate my review and a thank you item […]

More Screams at Cedar Point HalloWeekends 2014


Expect more screams than ever at Cedar Point HalloWeekends 2014 with a newly expanded kids area and more! My family looks forward to Cedar Point HalloWeekends every year! It is our last chance to ride all the rides as well as enjoy frightfully fun family-friendly monsters and entertainment! We were welcomed by these family-friendly monsters […]

Doc McStuffins: School of Medicine – DVD Giveaway


My daughters LOVE Doc McStuffins! How cool is a little girl that is a doctor for stuffed animals and toys! With loveable characters like, Lamby, Stuffy, Chilly and Hallie to help Doc diagnose her patients and give them cuddles when they are scared, your child will love every minute. If your family hasn’t seen Doc […]

Watch the New BIG HERO 6 Movie Clip from Disney #BigHero6 #MeetBaymax


I can’t wait to see Disney’s BIG HERO 6 in 3D! It looks hilarious! Watch the New BIG HERO 6 Movie Clip from Disney: Wasn’t that clip funny? All this attention over a stubbed toe?! LOL How do you rate your pain on a scale of 1-10 anyway?! The plus-sized inflatable robot, Baymax is loveable […]

Fit Made Fun with LeapFrog and CLIF Kid

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Fit Made Fun Day was Saturday September 6th, on that day LeapFrog set out to break a world record to get kids up and active. This is not a paid post, I received product to facilitate this post. We got to participate all the way here in Ohio.  Mom Select, LeapFrog and CLIF kids had […]

Explore the MetroParks with the Fall Hiking Spree


Get outside this fall wit the MetroParks Fall Hiking Spree! This is a great way to enjoy the beautiful scenery this fall while getting exercise and spending family time together. This 3-month event started Sept 1 and runs through November 30th. To receive hiking rewards, just hike 8 designated trails or more. Put it on […]

September 2014 Fall Events in Medina Area

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There is lots of fun stuff going on this September Check it out and let us know in the comments if you know of anything else! 41st Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival in Brunswick September 13 & 14th at Maple Side Farms Sat. 10am-7pm and Sun. 10am-6pm – 41st Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival in addition to […]

Mom, Can I Pretend That I Don’t Have Diabetes?


This is a difficult post to write. I don’t often write such personal, heart-felt posts. My 9-year-old son Elijah was diagnosed with the rare Type 1 Diabetes in June. (Only 5% of people with diabetes have Type 1 Diabetes.) He was in ICU the last 3 days of his 3rd grade school year. This has […]

7th Annual Taste of Hubbard is Sunday, September 14th


I love supporting local small businesses and the Taste of Hubbard is a great family event and is a fundraiser to rebuild the Historic Meeting House at Harding Park. The 7th Annual Taste of Hubbard will be at Harding Park in Hubbard on September 14th from noon to 3 pm. This family affair will introduce […]

1-Day Audition with PMTM for Kids Modeling and Acting for IMTA on Saturday, September 20th


Do you have a son or daughter that was born to entertain? Do you think they may have what it takes to be in the next sitcom, feature film, or commercials? If so, this is their chance to shine! Pro-Model & Talent Mgmt. (PMTM) is holding a 1-Day Audition for ages 6 and up on […]

Free and Low Cost Crafts at Michael’s Craft Stores in September


Michael’s craft stores are holding special free and low cost crafting events this September and early October for both adults and children. There are some really fun classes to get you crafting through the fall. Try jewelry making 101 or introduction to scrapbooking!  Great Crafts for Adults and Older Kids DIY Day – Martha Stewart […]



Disney’s ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY is just 1 month away!! My family can’t wait to see this movie. With Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner, it is sure to be fabulous and oh, so funny! We bought the Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day book so […]

Parent/Child Classes at Spring Garden Waldorf

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Are you looking for something different to do with your toddler? Last year I choose for Kiernan and I to be part of the parent/child classes at Spring Garden Waldorf School. We both enjoyed ourselves and I wanted to share a little bit about them with you.  When we started class I really didn’t know […]