Jet Express – The Best Way to get to Put-in-Bay

If you’re looking for a get-away that’s not too far away, head on over to Put-in-Bay on the Jet Express. This ferry takes you right to downtown Put-in-Bay where you can escape and enjoy everything from wineries and breweries, to caves and butterfly exhibits. There’s something for everyone at Put-in-Bay and the Jet Express is the fastest, most convenient way to get you there! It’s conveniently located in Port Clinton and you can grab a cocktail at the gorgeous outdoor {Read More}

Courage To Confidence Course

If you’re looking for a great way to connect with your daughter and build her confidence then Gracious Adventures, Courage to Confidence Course is for you and your daughter! It is 4 interactive and fun lessons that give her the tools she needs to build up her courage and confidence in her life. The best part is you can do it together on your own time! This could be a complete game changer for her self-esteem and for your relationship {Read More}

Majestic Meadows Alpaca Farm in Medina, Ohio

Looking for something to do this Fall during Covid? Check out Majestic Meadows Alpaca Farm in Medina, Ohio! This is such a fun way to spend a day.  Their 20-acre Medina property includes open pastures for you to roam and visit the alpacas and their animal friends. Majestic Meadows currently has 70 alpacas on the farm (which grows during baby season) along with miniature donkeys, pygmy goats, babydoll sheep, shetland sheep, highland miniature cows, kangaroos, llamas, miniature horses and miniature potbelly {Read More}

Take the Jet Express to Put-in-Bay for the Perfect Post Quarantine Getaway!

Ohio is back open and my husband and I were ready to break free and go somewhere. We decided to visit one or our favorite places that’s not too far away but feels like you’re a world away on an island vacation at Put-in-Bay! We took the Jet Express to Put-in-Bay since it’s the fastest way to get there and we always love the experience! They just opened a brand new indoor and outdoor bar at the Jet Express to {Read More}

Home Waxing Kit That’s Worth the $30

With the salons and spas closed, we are now having to take matters into our own hands. I purchased the Salon Depot Waxing Kit on Amazon. It comes with bags of the wax and sticks as well: It was definitely worth the $30! So happy with my purchase!

What To Do About Hair Highlights And Color While The Salons Are Closed

I normally get my hair highlighted with shade of blond and light brown. With the salons being closed for now, I emailed my hair stylist to get her advice on what to do with my dark roots which have a few grays coming through as well – ugh! Wanted to share her professional advice: “For your hair please do not use any color . Unfortunately hilights on your dark hair will be hard to do yourself and everything that is {Read More}

Give Yourself a Manicure at Home

I usually get shellac manicures but since all spas are closed right now, I decided to take matters into my own hands (literally) and give myself a manicure. I flied, buffed, cleaned up my cuticles and ended with polish and top coat. It may not be spa quality but it feels really good to have freshly manicured nails. As usual, I added an accent color on my ring finger to spice up my plain pink manicure. Pick a bright color {Read More}

Getting Organized At Home

I typically don’t have the time to clean out a drawer or closet because we’re always racing somewhere. But now, I am at home a lot and have more time on my hands to take a few moments and get organized! Getting organized helps us all feel less anxious and overwhelmed – like a weight has been lifted off of our shoulders. Start by emptying out the drawer or cabinet completely. Then get rid of products you haven’t used in {Read More}

Fun Things To Do At Home

Since all of us are spending way more time at home than we could ever have imagined, we will be sharing some ideas to stay healthy, active, sane and entertained over the next few weeks. Today certainly didn’t feel like the usual St. Patty’s Day with festivities with friends, but we made the most of it. We are doing our best to stick to a schedule: Breakfast School work Lunch and active activity (outside if possible like a hike or {Read More}

Honest History: The Adventure Magazine for Young Historians

As a self-described history buff, I often take my kids to historical monuments, museums and other locations where they can learn more about the past and the world around them. Finding toys and reading materials that reinforce this learning helps fill in the gaps for my kids – and for me! Honest History magazine is a perfect example of a way to partner the concepts and time periods that define our history with a love of reading and learning. Honest {Read More}

Never Guess Your Child’s Emotions with Whatsitsface Stuffed Animals

Right now with all of the uncertainty in our lives, it’s really challenging to know what’s going through our kids minds. They may be happy one minute about getting together with a friend for an outdoor playdate, then sad the next when they find out they can’t celebrate a special event with a large group of family or friends. Regardless of what they are feeling, they can share these emotions with their new Whatsitsface stuffed animal friend. My daughter has {Read More}

Ojas Jars – Cleveland Local, Organic, Gluten Free, Vegan, Health Food Delivery

I was at a friend’s for brunch and she had the most amazing food! My favorite things that she served were the lemon chia balls and the chocolate rose balls from Ojas Jars – a Cleveland local, organic, guten rree, vegan, health food delivery company. How it Ojas Jars Works:  At the beginning of each week, the owner Sam Doyle sends out an order form for the Ojas Jars menu. Delivery takes place on Tuesday afternoon/early evening of the following week. Please fill {Read More}

Adventerra Games Water Game

Stuck inside the house for yet another day of pandemic quarantine? Kids done with their schoolwork and burnt out on the screen time? Yeah, here too. Luckily we recently discovered Adventerra Games, “the environmental games!” According to the Adventerra Games web site, they “create and develop educational games for children that are focused on environmental themes. Our unique games were created from our desire to inspire families to respect nature and safeguard our planet. ​While playing our simple and enjoyable {Read More}