Author: Cindy Orley. Cindy is the top Akron Blogger with her own take on awesome brands for families, a beat on local activities and family fun , a knack for getting moms to share , and a house that is always 2 weeks away from a complete remodel! Learn more about her or follow Cindy on Google +.

He Has Risen

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The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid; for I know that you are looking for Jesus who has been crucified. 6″He is not here, for He has risen, just as He said. Come, see the place where He was lying. 7″Go quickly and tell His disciples that He has risen from the […]

Peter Som DesigNation Shopping Spree at Kohl’s – Win $100 Gift Card

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Spring is in the air and I’m ready to dress for it! I’m ready for warmer weather of Spring and hot days ahead in Summer. I’m ready for outings with my kids. I’m ready for date nights with my husband. I’m ready for strolls along the beach. I have already packed away my bulky sweaters […]

Disneynature BEARS in Theaters April 18th – Download Free BEARS Activity Sheets

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Disneynature BEARS is in theaters starting tomorrow, April 18, 2014!  Follow the life of a mama bear with her new baby cubs as they wake up from the long Winter of Alaska! This movie promises breathtaking views as well as a first-hand look at the lives of 2 young cubs as their mama teaches them […]

Save Time and Money with mySupermarket.com

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Years ago, I would collect all the sales ads for local stores and drive from store to store buying the on sale items from each location, trying to save a buck. Sure, I saved a few dollars but I wasted way too much time – and gas in the car! The modern woman compares prices for […]

#GoBold Edible Playdough Mini Cakes Recipe

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With Spring finally here, I feel like celebrating! There is so much to celebrate in Spring – warm weather, Easter, end of school, start of sports, gardening, muddy feet (both dogs & kids), and the start of all things new! We tend to have family and friends over more when it is warmer and I’m […]

I Just Need a New Driveway

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Our total house remodel project is once again going outdoors this Spring to our driveway. When we moved into our home several years ago, we had a gravel driveway that was sparsely covered. We invested in a truckload of gravel and hand-spread it out over the course of several days with wheel barrow, shovels, and […]

Document Life in One Place with Blinkbuggy

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Are you a shutterbug like me? I have always taken way too many photos, trying to capture every single moment with my family. There are so many wonderful special moments to capture and preserve – from vacations and trips to the everyday moments. I have my camera or phone with me every where we go […]

FREE Prom Night Makeovers in Cleveland, OH

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Is your teenager going to prom this year? How would she like a FREE Prom Night Makeover? The Remington College Cosmetology instructors and students are donating their time and services for FREE to teens in Cleveland, Ohio! FREE Prom Night Makeover services include updos, manicures, pedicures, and makeup for girls. For guys, they are offering […]

Peter Som DesigNation Collection Now at Kohl’s – Enter $100 GC Giveaway

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Have you seen the new DesigNation collection from Peter Som at Kohl’s? I had my first peek online this week and again today at my local Kohl’s.  It encompasses everything Summer! In fact, St. Barths was the inspiration behind this limited edition line. Peter Som wanted to incorporate the beach, the trees, and the feeling […]

Control Spring Weeds with TruGreen for a Healthy Summer Lawn

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What beautiful weather we have had these past few days. Today, we spent the entire day outside. My kids enjoyed playing baseball, soccer, on the playground, and exploring. We also pulled out the patio furniture, picked up sticks, and built a bonfire! We just love spending time in our yard, especially in the Spring after […]

Bibles Find Perfect Home in Easter Baskets

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There is no better time than Easter to give a Bible as a gift to your children. We have enjoyed previewing Bibles for kids, teens, and adults from Zondervan. They have a Bibles with life applications for every age and gender, helping your faith grow. Bibles Find Perfect Home in Easter Baskets I can think […]

Stand Up for Safer Chemicals, Join the SVG Toxin Freedom Fighters

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How safe are your children in your home? Are you exposing them to untested chemicals that may cause health risks? Scientists have linked exposure to toxic chemicals to many health risks including cancer, Alzheimer’s, learning disabilities, asthma, birth defects, reproductive problems, and more. Did you know that less than 10% of synthetic chemicals introduced to […]

Easter Baskets for Boys Gift Idea – Marvel Rechargeable Speakers & Headphones

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Sometimes it is hard to create Easter Baskets for boys. They aren’t into the fluffy stuffed bunnies and chicks like girls are. I have the perfect Easter baskets for boys gift idea – Marvel rechargeable speakers and over-the-ear headphones by iHome! What boy wouldn’t flip over these Superhero gifts?!  (If you have a girl, they […]

Lalaloopsy Ponies: The Big Show Movie Review with Lalaloopsy Coloring Sheet – Enter DVD Giveaway

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Saddle up for the third Lalaloopsy™ magical adventure movie Lalaloopsy Ponies: The Big Show.  Your friends from  Lalaloopsy Land is in for a big surprise when they find out their pen pals are actually talking poinies! I received product to facilitate this post. Lalaloopsy Ponies: The Big Show Movie Review In Lalaloopsy Ponies: The Big […]

PEEPS in a Basket Peeping on Your Kids

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Kids everywhere are anxiously awaiting the arrival of the Easter Bunny next week. It is the one time of year that they are given a basket full of sweet treats all of their own. The anticipation can be just too much for kids with visions of chocolate bunnies filling their heads! I received product to […]