Thorn Park SPLASH PAD Opens this week!

Who’s up for a mini-day trip? Thorn Park SPLASH PAD  is the perfect day trip…play on the playground, have lunch, & splash…see details below.

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Tips for Turning Your Basement Into an At-Home Office

Balancing work life and home life holds a lot of similarities to a circus juggling act, especially for parents working from home. From impromptu tantrums to constant snack requests and hovering, working at home with children can be a handful and distracting. Creating a designated at-home office space allows you to set boundaries between work hours and time off. Plus, it helps organize your work gear in a centralized location and visually shows your kids when you are available or in work mode.

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Wauseon Community Pool Opens this WEEK!!

Temps rising, sun blazing, & you forgot to make reservations in advance for the waterpark?  The struggle is real this summer. Thankfully the amazing community of Wauseon, Ohio has been kind enough to extend an invitation to their local pool to all visitors. Which, let’s be honest, this is kinda a huge deal, especially when they totally had the option of only including individuals from their local community. Thus, that being stated, when visiting please extend your gratitude, thank them for opening the pool to visitors, practice your best poolside manners, & most importantly, HAVE FUN!!

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How to Keep Kids Active This Summer

Keeping the kids entertained throughout the entire summer break is no easy task. Often the boredom sets in way before you expect it to, and after just a few days, you may start to run out of ideas to keep them busy. If you are struggling to keep the kids occupied and are treading a fine line between screentime and letting them run wild, you are probably in desperate need of some activity inspiration. Keeping the kids active over the summer break is often a lot harder than it sounds.

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Summer 2022 Busy Bag for Kids

“Mom, I’m bored!” “Mom, the Wi-Fi isn’t working!!” (This legit just happened to us the other day, modem and router died at the same time and it was practically the end of the world as we knew it, lol!) “Mom is it cool if we surf down the stair on sleeping bags?”  For those moments during Summer Break when you need to bust their boredom, when the Wi-Fi goes out, or when their imaginations highjack all common sense, busy bags to the rescue! So, what exactly are Busy Bags?

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Simple Things To Say to Someone Who Lost a Loved One

When someone passes away, it can be challenging to know what to say to those grieving. While everyone grieves differently, sometimes it’s complicated or awkward for those trying to provide comfort to someone in the process of grieving. 

Here are a few simple things to say to someone who lost a loved one to help them feel supported and heard.

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Toledo Summer Bucket List 2022

Bucket List 2022 is here!!! We’re super excited to start checking each of these off…picnics in the park, playground hops, road trips, day trips, parades, and more!!! FYI- If you click on the CLICK HERE below you will then be able to click on the underlined locations/events and will be directed to more information. Please feel free to share with family and friends. The purpose of this post is to help you and your family enjoy all the amazing destinations and events the 419, Toledo, Ohio, and Michigan have to offer. Know of something fun we should add to our list? Please share in the comments… there are so many fun things to do Toledo Summer Bucket List 2022 Part II is already in the works! Cheers to the best summer ever loves!

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