Archive | April, 2015

Our Happily Ever after Home

Huge thank you to Compass for inspiring me to write this post! Compass is a home search company that works mainly in Washington D.C. and New York City that helps pair people with neighborhoods and agents that best fit what they are looking for. They are running a series called Starter Stories so it inspired […]

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Upcycled Birdbath

My 4 year old and I had the pleasure of attending a Chess Tournament on Saturday. Her sister who is in 3rd grade participated in the tournament while we kept ourselves busy for 7 hours! Thankfully it was a beautiful day so we strolled outside, played on the playground, and noticed these really cool plate […]

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Minivans & Muffin tops Show (vlog) & Giveaway ($75 value)!!

  Giveaway time….. To enter the giveaway: 1-Like Mom on the go in Holy Toledo on Facebook 2-Follow @mamaof3onthego on Twitter 3-Comment stating what you REALLY want for Mother’s Day Winner will be randomly selected May 1st @11:59pm

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Why I Make My Kids Cook Dinner

Mealtime seems to be a stressor in most families and ours is no exception.  Children’s homework needs to be double checked, spelling words gone through, the littlest is demanding attention in any way possible, be it painting the walls or herself, doorbell rings, dog barks, phone rings, and in the middle of all the chaos […]

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5 Signs you are an Overscheduled Mombie

I am showing all the signs of an overscheduled Mombie, are you? Here are 5 Signs you are an Overscheduled Mombie:   1. No time to get the maintenance done on your 2nd home a.k.a vehicle I had a mini panic attack while trying desperately to find a two hour window when I could get […]

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5 Signs that Spring has Officially Arrived!

5 Signs that Spring has Officially Arrived: 1. The ladies are exposing more skin. Time to ditch the scarves gals!! Let your necks feel the fresh air. And grab those open toed shoes! Get a pretty pedicure and rock those strappy sandals! Eeee!!! Thank goodness, I was getting close to burning my boots…I mean I […]

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Petting Sharks in Kentucky!?!

Lookout Kentucky here we come!!       Woot Woot!! Newport Aquarium!! We have arrived and are precisely 205 miles from Toledo…kids got a kick out of the sign, had to take a pic!     Our little biologist nearly lost her mind! She was beyond excited to see the number one thing on her […]

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Castle in Ohio!? WHAT!? Totally falling in love with Loveland!

I know, I was shocked when I heard the news too, a castle, in Ohio? What!? And how have I never heard of it before? It is a little hidden treasure in Loveland Ohio, which by the way is just the cutest town!   Our little Knight was beyond ecstatic to visit the castle; he […]

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Flowerpot & dirt or Cake?

Nailed it! Well, mostly nailed it! We decided to make something for Easter dessert this year. Something way outside my comfort zone…I totally ditched the security blanket! Instead of grabbing something from Costco we went big! We made something! Something fun, bright, & delicious! We decided on a flowerpot & dirt cake, complete with faux flower. We were […]

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Simple & Jazzy Mason jar Vases

  I adore a simple, yet elegant, table-scape and the Mason jar vase with a burlap wrap is the perfect inclusion!   It is so simply to make these! All you need is: Mason Jars (I like varying heights; it adds more depth and dimension to the table-scape) Glue Dots Ribbon and/or Burlap (I like […]

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