Charli Transue – Akron, Ohio Family Photographer Recommended by AOM

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Pictures to me are like bottling my kids’ special moments in a jar of memories. With kids growing up too quickly, I like to open the jar every now and then and it never fails to make me smile. Being the family photographer myself,  the pictures I have in my collection are often without me. […]

Fort Rapids Indoor Waterpark Resort in Columbus, Ohio Review


How does cooling down and playing in a waterpark in this hot summer sound to you?  It sounds good to me.  Let me recommend you one place you can include in your family to-do list this summer.  Fort Rapids Indoor Waterpark Resort  in Columbus, Ohio. Read my review and then enter to win a Free […]

Wal-Mart Pulls Out Enfamil Formula From Shelves After Baby’s Death

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Wal-Mart is pulling out a certain batch of Enfamil Formula from their US stores after a report of a baby’s death in  Missouri. Baby Avery Cornett, 10 days old died from a very rare bacterial infection.  Baby formula is a suspect since such bacteria may have grown in the infant formula.   The baby formula was purchased from a […]

Ziploc VersaGlass Containers Product Review

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According to research,  71% of all mothers with kids under the age of 18 juggle responsibilities in the workforce and home.  I am one of them.  As a working mom,  I must do meal planning ahead of time, or else, it would be a disaster.  I often make meals ahead and spread them out for multiple days.  […]

Tiny Revolutionary Unique Kids Clothing Review – Fun Clothes with Purposes

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It is very important to train the kids about how to make the world a better place at a very young age.   I started my kids at an early age by preparing Christmas shoe boxes for kids living overseas.   Media also plays an impact on how kids perceive the world. Tiny Revolutionary is a kids clothing company.  It is not an […]

Baby DeeDee Sleep Nest Review – Reduce SIDS Risk with a Baby Sleeping Sack


It is getting colder here in Northeast Ohio.  I like to go to bed knowing that my kids are in their bed safe, comfortable, and sound.  Both of my kids love to be bundled up in blankets during bedtime.  I have a seven year old and an eleven month-old. Both of them would cover themselves up […]

Kotex Natural Balance Tampon Recall November 2011

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Last week, Kimberly-Clarks company announced their product recall of Kotex Natural Balance* Security® Unscented Tampons Regular Absorbency.  It was reported that the recall targeted a limited number of products distributed in specific stores in the United States. The tampons were manufactured with raw material contaminated with Enterobacter sakazakii bacterium.  The bacteria, which had been associated in […]

Smucker’s Peanut Butter Recall 2011


No doubt, Smucker’s (an Ohio-based food manufacturer) makes good peanut butter.   Not only we support Ohio-based businesses, my family loves Smucker’s Peanut Butter and Strawberry Jelly.  The combination makes a yummy PB&J sandwich that my son takes to school twice a week. Smucker’s Peanut Butter Recall 2011 Anyway,  Smucker’s is voluntarily recalling their 16 ounce jar Natural Peanut Butter  due to salmonella contamination. […]

Hot Christmas Toy 2011 EzyRoller Riding Machine


Why does my kiddo love EzyRoller? When I first saw EzyRoller on their website, the first thing that came to my mind was how fun my seven-year old son would have with this thing; and how other kids would be thrilled to have EzyRoller as their Christmas gifts. What is EzyRoller Riding Machine? Ezyroller is […]

Think out of the jar. Why Homemade Baby Food is Best for Baby

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With working full time and having two young-aged kids, practicality is the bomb for me.  Most of us were led to believe that the commercial baby food in jars/pouches contain as much nutrition as the homemade baby food.   Most people think making homemade baby food is a waste of time, why make your own food if you have someone (i.e. Gerber […]

The First Years Spooktacular Costume Sweepstakes 2011

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As a Mom,  my favorite part of Halloween is seeing my little ones dressing up in their Halloween costumes.  They are too cute.  I take lots of their pictures in their Halloween costume and send them to our family.  As a Mom, I am sure you share the same sentiments about your kids and their […]

Kroger’s Private Selection Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream Recall


Kroger, an Cincinatti, Ohio based supermarket, is recalling their select containers of Private Selection Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream.  They were sold in 10 states with Ohio being one of them.  Other states that were affected are Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, portions of eastern Missouri, and northern Kentucky, South Carolina, and eastern Tennessee.   The products were recalled because […]

A Mom’s Disappointment with CVS Pharmacy Photo Center in Copley, Ohio


As a working mom of two,  I rely a lot on nearby stores for convenience.  I only have a small window of time in the evening. It is between the time I leave work to going home and getting the kids fed and ready for bed. My baby is nine month old.  Though he is only an infant,  with elderly […]

Making Homemade Baby Food – mumi&bubi Solids Starter Kit Review


Why do I make homemade baby food? To me, one of the ways to make me feel like a better mom is providing my children with good food with good nutrition for their well being and growth.  Making my own homemade baby food is one of the ways that makes me feel like a better mom.  Ensuring […]

I am eight weeks and craving an ice cream.


What does “I am ____ weeks and craving ___” Facebook status mean? Have you ever seen a female friend of yours posted such status on her Facebook profile?  Does this mean that your friend is pregnant and craving for a candy bar?   Before you start speculating and posting the “Congratulations” comment as a reply,  please […]