Dinner at 4pm: Are you raising 80 year old children?

Dinner at 4pm, are you mad? Seriously, the only people who eat dinner at 4pm are those living in retirement homes. At least that was what I thought in the ...


My Sheroes do more than Eat Pray & Love

You gotta love Hollywood, add an emotional soundtrack that will tug at audience’s heartstring to any image and/or picture and suddenly watching someone have the equivalent of a bowel movement ...


Michigan Science Center

“Awesome!”, “Cool!”, “Amazing!” those are the replies my 11, 9, & 6 year olds gave when asked what they thought about their experience at Michigan Science Center. Michigan Science Center ...

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Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Festivities in Toledo

Whether you are looking to just get out of the house for a couple hours with the kiddos on Dec. 31st, are looking for fun, FREE local Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve festivities, or looking to splurge, here is a list of awesome Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events going on in Toledo. Great Art Escape! Location: […]

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Win Family 4 pack Tickets to Santa at Stroh

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Picture it-Christmas tree lit, frosted window panes that give way to a winter wonderland view, Amy Grant’s Tender Tennessee Christmas on Pandora conjuring up a potpourri of childhood Christmas memories, retro Santa mug filled with fresh brewed coffee and children…children interrupting every other sip with random inquiries […]

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15 Awesome Kid-Friendly Indoor Destinations to Visit in NW Ohio and SE Michigan this Winter

  Just because the temperatures plummet in the winter doesn’t mean the fun has to! Here is a list of some awesome kid-friendly indoor destinations to visit in NW Ohio and SE Michigan that will allow the adventures to continue no matter the temperature outside!   Jungle Junction Phone: 419.484.5532 Address: 110 Cherry Blvd. Bellevue, […]

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TICKETS for Disney on Ice’s Passport to Adventure

The Christmas Countdown continues in our household, day 3, Dec. 3rd Christmas activity is tickets, tickets to Disney on Ice’s Passport to Adventure!!! We will be joining Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they travel to four timeless worlds in one fun-filled ice production! Celebrating the most memorable Disney tales with all our favorite characters! We […]

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Gift Guide and Giveaway: Sky Zone

So just to recap…. The perfect gift for….. The couples in your life: Post: https://momonthegoinholytoledo.com/2016/10/31/2016-christmas-gift-guide-giveaway-perfect-gift-idea-for-couples/   Your four-legged family member (s): Post: https://momonthegoinholytoledo.com/2016/11/07/pet-wants-perfect-present-for-your-four-legged-family-members-giveaway/ This giveaway is still OPEN 😉 Homemade gifts for children and little girls: Post: https://momonthegoinholytoledo.com/2016/11/15/giveaway-perfect-christmas-gifts-or-stocking-stuffer-for-girls-and-kids/ Congrats Judith Schorling you are the winner of this giveaway!! (I will be in touch via email […]

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Shop Small Businesses Saturday in Toledo: List of some of my favs

6 Reasons Why You Should Shop Small Businesses this Saturday (and every day): Small businesses give back (more) to your community Small businesses make a major economic impact Small businesses provide better customer service- it’s nice putting a face with the owners name & sometimes even getting to know their family! Small businesses provide greater […]

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Free Family-friendly Christmas Events in Toledo & Surrounding Area

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!! Toledo & the surrounding areas are literally bursting with fun family friendly holiday events! The best part, there is something for everyone and every budget! For our family moderations is key during this special time of year, sure we splurge on certain family traditions like The Lights […]

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Dear Diary…..Why We Can’t Promise our Kids the Moon

Dear Diary, Monday, Tuesday Wednesday, November (something) 2016 What to Expect When You’re Expecting said nothing about this!! Last month it was turn a pumpkin into a horse’s head (literary pumpkin decorating), this month its turn a cake into Saturn (Boy Scout Bake-Off), lol! Talk about asking for the moon! So last night we got […]

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Giveaway: Perfect Christmas Gifts (or stocking stuffer) for Girls and Kids!

My latest obsessions, headbands & literary classics! Headbands because I adore a little something that makes it look like I actually tried to do my hair, lol! It doesn’t get any better than a messy bun and a headband. And literary classics, the kiddos and I have decided that from now on in the evenings, […]

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Are you ready to make a memory that is sure to go down in history? As many of you know I have always been a HUGE proponent for giving the gift of an experience for Christmas. Giving the gift of a beautiful experience that a child can treasure for a lifetime is ultimately priceless, especially […]

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