Tag Archives: family time

Win Monster Jam Family Four-Pack Tickets

Metro PCS Presents Monster Jam®, which features larger-than-life Monster Jam trucks driven by world class athletes, returns to Toledo’s Huntington Center March 16-18 with four shows. In addition, this year’s lineup includes two Pit Parties. The new season will bring motorsport fans to the edge of their seats with adrenaline-charged, high-flying, four-wheel excitement that is […]

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Oak Openings Metropark, a wonder to behold!

Trip Advisor has it listed as #8 or 80 things to do in Toledo and I could not agree more! It is home to “the Spot” which has earned quite a reputation amongst Insta-grammers from all over Ohio as well as photographers from Michigan, Washington, D.C., New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Minnesota, California, Pennsylvania, and […]

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Valentine’s Activities & Events for Kids in Toledo

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and whether you are looking for something fun to do with the kids, as a family date day, mother/daughter date, etc. Toledo has you covered! Sweets for the Sweet Phone: 419.259.5310 Where: Locke Branch Library 703 Miami Street Toledo, OH, 43605 Website: http://events.toledolibrary.org/event/417253 When: Feb. 12th 3:30pm-4:30pm Cost: […]

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Kid-Friendly Events & Activities Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that”. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Given the long winter break and snow days Monday, January 15th, 2018 may feel like just another day the kids don’t have school.  Please know that it is not. Monday […]

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8 Great places to celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Kids in/near 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 & surrounding area.   […]

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Clever ways to Stuff a Stocking this Christmas

“What should we get the kids for Christmas?” tis the season for parents to be asked that $64,000 question repeatedly by relatives and friends. To answer the question parents often ponder a few things, (1) storage space, (2) battery consumption, and (3) ones sanity, before replying with their answer. 1- Storage Space: As each year […]

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8 Tips to Help You Save Money this Christmas

    It’s the time of year when many of us are thinking with our hearts as opposed to with our heads. We allow our hearts to do the shopping, decorating, wrapping, and giving without consulting our heads, a.k.a. logic & reason. Then in January our heads are back in the game and have to […]

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10 Christmas Experiences for Kids in Toledo

It’s funny, I couldn’t tell you what I wore the Christmas of 1990 (I’m sure it was a gorgeous dressed that matched my siblings and we all looked adorable, mom), or what gifts I opened from under the tree, or even if we had snow that year. What I do remember is sipping hot chocolate […]

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University of Michigan’s Museum of Natural History

Huge shout out and thank you to everyone who provided suggestions and recommendations on where to go on the kiddos day off. We placed them all in a hat and pulled one, (drum roll, please)….University of Michigan’s Museum of Natural History!!   We hit the road at 10am and by 10:20am someone already had to […]

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7 Kid-Friendly Volunteer Opportunities in Toledo

What Kids Can Learn From Volunteering   A sense of responsibility. Kids and teens learn what it means to make and keep a commitment. They learn how to be on time for a job, do their best, and be proud of the results. But they also learn that, ultimately, we’re all responsible for the well-being […]

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