Make Mondays Pizza Night at Market District


After a busy weekend and hectic start of the week, Mondays are just made for Pizza Night at Market District! Every Monday, you can buy a 16” family-size house-made pizzas for just $7.99 (3 toppings)! I received a gift card to facilitate this post. Make Mondays Pizza Night at Market District Pizza from Market District […]

Things to Do on Spring Break in Columbus, Ohio


Spring Break begins in Columbus, Ohio where you and your family will enjoy luxury accommodations, world class entertainment, shopping, and fun in our great state’s capitol. It is not too late to plan a last-minute Spring Break that your family will enjoy close to home! Below is our top things to do on Spring Break […]

Visit the Akron Zoo on Enrichment Day


Two of my family’s most favorite things about the Akron Zoo converge during the Enrichment Day at the Akron Zoo on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Winter is one of the best times to visit the Akron Zoo because the animals are alert and active! Being in mid-March, they should […]

Celebrate Birthdays at Castaway Bay


When I asked my son what he wanted for his birthday, he said he wanted to go to Castaway Bay waterpark. What a great idea! We actually joined the Castaway Bay Birthday Club a couple years ago and had just received a birthday card from them. It didn’t take much convincing to escape the extreme […]

Fantastico! Dining at Gervasi Vineyard’s Bistro Restaurant in Canton, OH


We enjoy treating ourselves to a nice restaurant once in a while, especially when we are celebrating birthdays, anniversaries and the like.  This fall, we celebrated my dad’s 75th birthday at Gervasi Vineyard.  Ten of us stayed overnight in the Villas at Gervasi Vineyard (see my review here), and marked the occasion with a special […]

Celebrate Life in Style at The Villas at Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, OH


Life’s special milestones deserve special celebration!  This September, my dad celebrated his 75th birthday.  My two brothers, my mom and I wanted to do something extraordinary as a family to celebrate him and how special he is to our family.  It didn’t take long for us to decide that an overnight at The Villas at […]

Two Thumbs Up to Hale Farm Harvest Festival


We went to the Hale Farm and Village Harvest Festival last weekend and had such a fabulous time, we spent over 5 hours there! It was an amazing family fun day. It was made more special because my kids had their grandparents with them too. This is the last weekend to go so I wanted […]

Save Money on Ohio Fall Getaway with Red Roof Inn Deals in Ohio


If you are traveling through Ohio this season, you are in for a beautiful display of Fall foliage!  Our beautiful state is at it’s peak this time of year with things to do too! Red Roof Inn is making an Ohio getaway even more desirable with unbeatable deals of up to 25% off lodging at […]

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is Coming to Cleveland!

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The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Circus is coming to Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH on October 23-28, 2013. The Built To Amaze! show is the 143rd edition of the Greatest Show On Earth – and you don’t want to miss it! This amazing show will amaze the audience with feats of strength, […]

Enjoy Scary Fun with the Whole Family at Cedar Point HalloWeekends


Enjoy Cedar Point HalloWeekends with the whole family now through October 27, 2013. This is a fun Halloween themed event for the youngest of kids to the bravest adults. If you have young children, plan to arrive at opening and spend the day doing all the kid rides as some events and locations on the […]

Blue Hen Falls – Must See Ohio Waterfall and Family Hiking Trail


Blue Hen Falls is a must-see Ohio waterpark in the hear of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. It is a family-friendly hike for kids ages 5 and up as it is only 1/2 mile long. It may not be suited for very young children because of the incline and it is not very stroller-friendly. Limited […]

Camping at Clay’s Park Resort in North Lawrence, OH


Clay’s Park Resort offers a variety of camping options from tent camping to cabin rentals to glamping. We were able to check out camping at Clay’s Park Resort in exchange for this post. There is so much to do at Clay’s Park Resort while camping too, including their Adventure Water Park with a 10 acre […]

Beauty Abounds at Holden Arboretum in Kirtland, OH

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Next time you are searching for a family activity, lace up those sneakers, pack a picnic and prepare to take in the beauty of nature at the Holden Arboretum in Kirtland, OH. I recently was seeking an inexpensive and enjoyable, outside activity to do with my husband and children on my birthday. My search revealed […]

Akron Zoo Reaches New Heights with Grizzly Ridge Exhibit

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We finally got a chance this week to use our Akron Zoo membership as a family and view the newest exhibit at Summit County’s no. 1 tourist attraction. We definitely could not get enough of Mike and Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge! From the tall, wooden bear at the entrance to the adorable, fuzzy grizzly bear […]

Planning a Boating Trip on Portage Lakes #DiscoverBoating


How have you enjoyed this Summer? Hopefully you founds some time to enjoy the sun (between all of our stormy weather)! Many of us take to the water during the Summer to enjoy swimming, fishing, sailing, watersports, and boating. Growing up, my family didn’t do much on the water, however my kids are like fish […]