Choose Welch’s Fruit Snacks for Halloween with Real Not Scary Ingredients

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Halloween = Treats – and lots of them. It is amazing how many treats kids get at school, class parties, trick or treating, and other Halloween events.  Candy is fine in moderation but I also like to provide healthier options like Welch’s Fruit Snacks made with real fruit.  They make an excellent Halloween treat! I […]

Celebrate Sweetest Day

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I love celebrations! I love any excuse to give gifts. Maybe I am a little crazy. When I first moved to Ohio and heard about Sweetest Day, I thought it was silly and a little nutty.  After living here a little while I though to myself, when is a good time to celebrate caring for […]

Halloween Safety Tips #PoweringSafety

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Halloween is just a couple weeks away. We are already planning where we are going to trick or treat, costumes we are wearing, school party treats, and more. It is an exciting and fun time of year where kids – and adults – can be whatever they want to be from a ninja to a […]

Bring the Aroma of Fall Into Your Kitchen With Duncan Hines

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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 […]

More Screams at Cedar Point HalloWeekends 2014

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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 […]

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 […]

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

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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 […]

Top 5 Grandparent’s Day Gifts

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My kids are lucky to have 4 fantastic grandparents and 3 great-grandparents in their lives.  Grandparents are so special and to be celebrated. Did you know that Grandparent’s day is Sunday, September 7th? It is the perfect day to remind the grandparents in you and your children’s lives how much you love and care about […]

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 […]

Discover Boating this Summer for Family Fun!

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Summer is here and people are turning to boating as their choice for fun recreation in record numbers! Nearly 37% of Americans enjoyed boating in 2013, with more expected this Summer. Why? It’s fun! Boating is a great way to get the entire family outdoors to appreciate nature, disconnect from technology, and enjoy quality time […]

COOKINA: Reusable Grilling Sheets – Father’s Day Gift Idea

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Does your husband or father love to grill? Doug would grill everyday if he was home early enough to do so. His dad grills all the time too. I noticed they never grill anything beside meat. I wondered what might make grilling veggies more appealing and COOKINA had the answer. A  reusable grilling sheet, but […]

Memorial Day Parades and Activities in Akron, Ohio Area 2014

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Memorial Day weekend is this weekend! Below is a list of Memorial Day Parades and Activities in Akron, Ohio area for 2014. Memorial Day Parade, Ceremony, and Car Show in Green The annual Memorial Day Parade, Ceremony, Pancake Breakfast, and Car Show will take place on Monday, May 26, 2014.  Green Fire will hold a […]

National Learn To Swim Day with SwimWays – May 17

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With summer practically hear already, if your child doesn’t know how to swim, it’s time to start thinking about teaching them safety tips and even just maybe how to actually swim! SwimWays has every water safety item you need for your whole family, yes, even your dog! Of course, like all parents, my children’s safety is important to […]

Celebrate Mother’s Day with FREE Cake from KFC and Share a Faux Pas Story to Win #thoughtthatcounts

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Mother’s Day is coming up and KFC wants to help you celebrate with two great promotions! Share a Mother’s Day faux pas Story Have you ever given or received a Mother’s Day gift that was given the response “it’s the thought that counts”?  I’m sure we all have! Unfortunately for me, I was the gift […]

Akron, Ohio Mother’s Day 2014 Brunches, Events, and Activities

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Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 11, 2014. This is list of Mothers Day Brunches, Events, and Activities in Akron, Ohio Area for you to choose from. Be sure to pick out a few options for your kids and husband to surprise you with too! Happy Mother’s Day from AkronOhioMoms.com Celebrate Mom at the Cuyahoga […]