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30+ Fall Family Favorites in Toledo!!

As I sit here collating this list of AWESOME fun fall family activities I find myself longing for Fall….the gorgeous colors, soft comforting embrace of a sweater, smooth warm cappuccino on a dewy October morning, picking apples, carving pumpkins, pumpkin pie, apple fritters, adorable little kiddos in their Halloween costumes, fall festivals, and so much […]

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10 Awesome Ladies Night Out Destinations in Toledo

  Gasps….OMG! How could she do that? What about her family? How could a mom do that!? Those were a few of the responses others gave when judging that mom who made national news a few years back for driving her van into the ocean. What every mom was afraid of saying was, “wow, she […]

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15 Summer Date Night Destinations in Toledo!!

Date Night!! The two words every couple looks forward to, especially those with kids. It means a night away from the kiddos, to reconnect with your spouse, to remember why you fell in love in the first place. It is easy to get caught up in the responsibilities of adulthood & parenthood. That is why […]

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Organizing Memories One Adoramapix Photobook at a Time (Discount code included)

I posted this a couple weeks back on Facebook…… My 1st BIG Project of the school year: Stop Storing the Past & Make room to enjoy the Present! Problem: “You can’t take it with you when you go”. So why do I have vast amounts of nostalgic memorabilia taking up valuable real-estate throughout my home? […]

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30 Favorite Fall Family-friendly Events in Toledo

As I sit here collating this list of AWESOME fun fall family activities I find myself longing for the quintessential Fall day…..gorgeous colors, the soft comforting embrace of a sweater, smooth warm cappuccino on a dewy October morning, picking apples, carving pumpkins, pumpkin pie, apple fritters, adorable little kiddos in their Halloween costumes, fall festivals, […]

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10 Reasons Why Franklin Park Mall is the Best Place for Moms to Shop (Includes $50 Giveaway!)

I met up with some other moms and their kids at the park the other day. The moms discussed the latest happenings in their lives while the kiddos played on the playground. I shared that I had just taken the kiddos back-to-school shopping at Franklin Park Mall, and let me tell you, if looks could […]

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The 577 Foundation is a MUST see!

We met up with a longtime friend and her kiddos at the 577 Foundation this week. I hadn’t been there since I was a child, so it had been a decade, okay, two decades, since I was on the grounds. And let me tell you it is ah-mazing! There are so many magnificent things for the […]

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Ohio Presidents Tour: Grant’s Birthplace

Every summer we make a bucket list of places and things we would like to do. I ask each of the children to contribute to the list by stating their top 3 things they wish to do over summer break.  Our 4th, soon to be 5th grader, stated that she would like to visit all […]

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Toledo Treasure: Pearson Metropark

My 8 year old has requested that we visit all the Metroparks this summer. Thus far we have enjoyed our time at Farnsworth and Wildwood, next stop, Pearson Metropark located at 761 Lallendorf Rd Oregon, OH 43616. Treasures you’ll find at Pearson Metropark: I have to be honest with y’all, I have lived in Toledo […]

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Toledo Metropark Treasures: Wildwood Preserve Metropark

My 8 year old has requested that we visit all the Metroparks this summer and the second park on our list and one of the most visited is Wildwood Preserve Metropark located at 5100 W Central Ave, Toledo, OH 43615.   Treasures you’ll find at Wildwood Preserve Metropark: Natural beauty and man-made elegance come together […]

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