October’s Featured Ladies Night Out: The HandleBar Toledo

Imagine it….10 ladies, 2 hours, 1 awesome downtown! Cue the laughter, music, and pedal power!   What is The HandleBar Toledo? It’s a BYOB bar (cup holders provided) that you ...

Fall Family Fun Guide 2018

Fall….the gorgeous colors, soft comforting embrace of a sweater, warm cappuccino on a dewy October morning, picking apples, carving pumpkins, pumpkin pie, apple fritters, kiddos in their adorable Halloween costumes, ...

Mom Tribes: Why you NEED them & where you can find your Toledo Mom Tribe

It was a stifling July afternoon. My 3 year old and 2 year old were bickering over the same toy for the third time in an hour. I was suffering ...

You’ve been BOO-ed?

Door bell rings, dog barks, you rush to the door & no one! Are you the victim of ding-dong ditch? Nope. An adorable black & orang jack-o-lantern bucket full of ...

10 Simple Classroom Approved Halloween Treats for Busy Moms

10 Simple Classroom Approved Halloween Treats for Busy Moms Decorate for Halloween, visit orchards, take the kids trunk-or-treating, get pumpkins, carve pumpkins, get candy, oh, and don’t forget those Halloween ...

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Visit Toledo Firefighter Museum for Fire Safety Awareness Month

 Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. A fire can be anywhere. According to the NFPA*, in 2016 there were 352,000 home fires, and 3 out of 5 fire deaths occurred in homes without smoke alarms. Less than 50% of homeowners have an escape plan. Carbon monoxide is the #1 cause of accidental death. These facts and […]

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Motherhood Fueling Stations in Toledo (Coffee House Guide)

  Cars are fueled by gasoline and motherhood is fueled by coffee! It’s our BFF when the baby kept us up all night, it’s our companion as we “mom Uber” the entire clan to afterschool activities, it’s our excuse to meet up with other moms, and it’s the slap in the face we need to stay awake […]

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8 Tips to Help Busy Moms make Time for Themselves (Discount Codes Included)

Get adequate sleep, workout, make time for yourself, eat healthy, and apply your oxygen mask on the flight called life before you assist others! As moms we know what we NEED to do. And boy is everyone quick to remind us, doctors, child care providers, friends, family, etc. But have you ever noticed that no […]

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Clean Comedy Show in Toledo (get Tickets ASAP!)

As many of you know I am always on the lookout for new, different, & exciting experiences for a family date, and/or a mother/son, father/daughter date so when I came across this I had to share! Check this out; kids can actually attend a comedy show! Don’t worry parents; it’s a clean comedy show. How […]

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September’s 8 Free Date Night Ideas in Toledo

Back to school supplies, clothes, extracurricular fees, impromptu appliance purchase, etc. which leaves the Date Night fund at, zero! September is one of the most stressful months of the year. Trying to get the entire family back into the swing of things is exhausting & can be strenuous on your relationship. You need a date […]

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16 Vegetarian Lunchbox Ideas

  It’s back to school time which means, new clothes, supplies, homework, and packing lunchboxes!! Granted packing children’s lunchboxes isn’t exactly rocket science, but, it is always nice to have some inspiration. So, here are a few vegetarian back to school lunchbox ideas to help inspire…not vegetarian? Well then, here are a few lunchbox ideas […]

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10 Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School Transition

1- Outfit Planning Sunday evening have kiddos set out their outfits for the week. Include hair bows, socks, underwear, & jewelry in the planning. And make it clear that once the outfits are sat out they are set in stone, this eliminates any rushing around the house looking for clean socks minutes before the bus […]

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After School Activities Guide (2018)

This isn’t your average after school activities guide! Toledo has stepped up its game and is offering the best in after school fun, from Aerial Silks, Circus, Ninja, Food, Vocal, Hip-Hop classes, to Lego, Slime, & Art Clubs…and awesome hands-on opportunities like Dissecting a Cows Eye! It is literally the best time to be a kid, cultivate your […]

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Imagination Station Playground

If you are touring the Spangler Factory (Dum-Dum Factory) in Bryan, Ohio anytime soon then this playground needs to be on your itinerary! It is literally a hop, skip, & jump from the factory…or better yet, just ask the amazing Spangler worker behind the counter for directions to the playground (they have printouts). Pack a […]

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Back to School Shopping with Kids ($50 Gift Card)

      Post your pic of you and your kiddos shopping at Franklin Park Mall to the Facebook page…winner will be randomly selected next Wednesday (8/8/18). Good luck, loves!   Know of any great deals going on around town, do tell!! -FYI-sign up for store emails & you will often receive a coupon for […]

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