Halloween with The Monsters at The Q

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This Halloween we are doing something more than the standard trick-or-treat. We are headed up to The Q to see the Lake Erie Monsters take on the Texas Stars. After the last game we went to the boys have been begging to go back. This game will be even better. Keep Reading to find out […]

Boo at the Akron Zoo is this Weekend

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Are you looking for a safe trick or treating option in the Akron, Ohio area? Dress your little ghosts and goblins up in their Halloween costumes and head to the Boo at the Akron Zoo this weekend. There are plenty of treat stations where your kids can trick or treat plus all of the fun […]

Stay Dry with Indoor Trick or Treat Street at I-X Center

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As we enter the fall season more rain “falls” upon us. It get colder and the leaves change to bold hues of red, yellow and orange.  With this also comes my favorite Holiday… HALLOWEEN. After living in California for 6 years, Ohio Halloweens are COLD!  This year we will be trick-or-treating indoor at the I-X […]

3 Weeks Left of Cedar Point #HalloWeekends 2014

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There are only 3 weeks left Cedar Point HalloWeekends this year, so plan your trip now! We go every year and have a fantastic time riding rides, taking in the shows, and getting playfully scared. My kids are still young, so we enjoy the family path that offers plenty of non-scary fun with Family Friendly […]

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. […]

Explore the MetroParks with the Fall Hiking Spree

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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?

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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

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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

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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 […]

Dollar Days at Cedar Point this Labor Day Weekend

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This coming extended weekend at Cedar Point Enjoy hot dogs, pretzels, ice cream and popcorn at the park for a dollar! Several games of skill will be available for just one dollar. Entry into Dinosaurs Alive is also just one dollar! All these are available Friday through Monday, Aug. 29-Sept. 1- assuming they don’t run […]

Magical Night of Family Fun at Blossom – The Cleveland Orchestra’s Family Fun Fest this Saturday

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Updated 8/27: FLASH 3 HOUR GIVEAWAY!!! Win 4 Tickets to The Cleveland Orchestra’s Family Fun Fest at Blossom this Saturday! ($140+ VALUE!! Prize is for 4 adult tickets, kids under 18 FREE, so up to 8 total tickets) Contest ends at 2pm on 8/27 Enter to win on AkronOhioMoms.com Facebook Page I received tickets to […]

Milo’s Kitchen Treat Truck is Coming to Ohio

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Milo’s Treat Truck is coming to Ohio this Month to three locations. This is a fun way to spoil your pup with free samples, family portraits, giveaways, and tons of fun!  I received product to facilitate this post. Milo’s Kitchen® dog treats, gift cards, and information have been provided by Milo’s Kitchen®. Milo’s Kitchen® offers […]

Kids Making a Difference at the Akron Canton Foodbank #PURELLLendAHand

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It is back-to-school time which means time to shop for school supplies for your children! For many local families, it isn’t as easy as running to the store for supplies, millions of American children who live in poverty don’t have that luxury. I was introduced to the PURELL® Lend a Hand Program earlier this month. […]

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

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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 […]