SafeSplash & SwimLab Swim School is OPENING in Toledo!!

What is the deal with swim lessons in this city? Seriously, the struggle is real! It seems like you either have to purchase a membership, or pay WAY too much ...

SKYCAMP! Now offering FULL DAYS!

Parents asked and Sky Zone delivered! Trying to juggle a fulltime job with half-day summer camps was impossible! Setting up child care afterward, transportation, and the occasional rush to pick ...

$10 Tickets to the Shrine Circus (Not a Typo, ONLY $10! Going FAST!)

Looks like it’s another “mommy & me” date to the Circus! Hmm, which kid did I leave off on? Sick of always having to keep track of which child’s turn ...

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NDA Summer Camps 2019 (Early Bird Registration)

  Sewing, fencing, cooking, & coding camps oh my!! Are we still in Toledo?!  This must be a dream…a dream come true! Italian cooking, Fused glass, Fun with Food, Beginner Piano, 3-D Printing, Sitters camp, High School Placement Test Prep Camp, and more!  Girls can build their courage and confidence, grow those brain cells, and […]

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Lenten Journey

“At this time, make sure your seat backs and tray tables are in their full upright position and that your seat belt is correctly fastened”….it’s Ash Wednesday, here we go!! Today is the official day of take-off, our Lenten journey begins today. Did you pack accordingly? Do you have your itinerary ready? What about shoes, […]

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Shrine Circus Family 4-Pack Tickets Giveaway

WINNER ANNOUNCED!!! Sabrina is the winner! Congratulations!!!   A Toledo Tradition! Since their first Circus in 1952, Zenobia Shriners have presented an annual Circus here in Toledo & are excited to present another opportunity for friends and neighbors to gather Thursday, March 14 – Sunday, March 17, 2019 and experience the wholesome family entertainment the […]

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: 25% off select performances/seats! (Discount Code in Post)

Hold your breath, make a wish, count to three…come with me and you’ll be in a world of pure imagination in Toledo, Ohio. Toledo, Ohio?! That’s right! Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Toledo’s golden ticket! It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” […]

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Infertility happens…and it sucks!

The “Infertility worksheet”, she handed it to us after eight months of trying and four months of charting. I sat for a few seconds staring at the boldness of each letter. It was official, it was written in ink, it was the stamp that sealed the deal- we had infertility issues. Well I guess we […]

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Time to REBOOT the Family Goals for 2019

Did you set Realistic Family Goals for 2019? It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the mass popularity of resolution-setting at the start of each year. With everyone setting broad aspirations for themselves in all areas of their lives, it can be difficult to decide what areas of your own life should be your focus for […]

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Family 4-Pack Ticket Giveaway

WINNER ANNOUNCED! Congratulations to Andrea Pietras CLICK HERE to receive discount on tickets!   Hold your breath, make a wish, count to three…come with me and you’ll be in a world of pure imagination in Toledo, Ohio. Toledo, Ohio?! That’s right! Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Toledo’s golden ticket! It’s the perfect recipe for […]

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Time with my Teenage Daughter: Abduction or a Coffee Date?

I met up with a friend for lunch the other day and she asked, “So, what’s it like having a teenager?”.  My response…honestly, some moments it amazing, others it’s like living in the twilight zones, and then there was this experience…. I felt like I was Hellen Keller on the witness stand being cross-examined by […]

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He just doesn’t make me Happy Anymore

You should leave because you deserve someone who makes you happy! We’ve all heard this phrase before, often well intended & coming from a place of concern, but is it really the best advice? We’re delving into the topic of happiness today click on link to hear our take. Who is ultimately responsible for your […]

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S’more Pie Pops (wtol segment)

Morning, loves!! Here’s the recipe from the segment on WTOL this morning. Huge thank you to all who were able to take the time to watch, I’m working on getting a link of the segment…I’ll keep ya posted! In the meantime here’s the recipe & be sure to checkout Wholly Wholesome’s website for more allergy […]

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