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}

Moosh-Moosh Plushies

If your kids are like mine, they can’t get enough of stuffed animals. Their bedrooms abound with furry friends of all types. Finding unique plush toys can be difficult, but Moosh-Moosh Plushies are truly in another category. From the moment my kids felt the super-soft fur of the Moosh-Moosh animals, they knew these were a different class of stuffed animal. Squishy, huggable and… well, mooshy… these Moosh-Moosh plush animals are a great addition to your kids’ existing arsenal of toys. {Read More}

The Magic School Bus Science Kits: Exploring the Wonders of Nature

School has started and Labor Day is over, which I know means the unofficial end of summer, but Mother Nature is telling us otherwise! We’ve continued to have record-breaking HOT temperatures here in northeast Ohio over the past couple of weeks, so even though the pool is closed, we’re still spending a lot of time outdoors. If you’re running out of ideas for soaking up this Indian summer, you may want to check out The Magic School Bus Science Kit: {Read More}

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camps

Last winter my kids had their first experiences with soccer. They did extremely well and loved getting to know the basics of the game. When I was looking for summer experiences for the kids this year, I happened to discover the British Soccer Camps offered by Challenger Sports. I’m so happy I did! My son had a wonderful week-long experience as part of a British Soccer Camp. The instructors were incredibly helpful and friendly from the beginning. They welcomed us {Read More}

The Young Scientists Club – Erupting Volcanoes!

This month we had the opportunity to test another The Young Scientists Club science kit. I recently shared our experience with the magnets kit, so we were “fired up” to test out the volcanoes kit! As I shared previously, kids who join the Young Scientists Club enjoy 36 different kits that are shipped monthly or bi-monthly (your choice). The order of the kits can be customized and families can keep track of their progress through all the kits via a handy “thermometer” {Read More}

thredUP Goody Boxes

Recently I went back to work part-time. I’m loving it, but it means that I have even less time on my hands these days. Between kids’ activities and the new job and housework, and everything else, just about every hour of the day is spoken for. So when I looked at my closet recently and took stock of my “professional” clothing, most of which hearkens back to pre-parenting days, my first thought was, “when am I going to go shopping?” {Read More}

Greater Cleveland Aquarium

As soon as we entered the Greater Cleveland Aquarium, the JAWS song played in my head. We were all psyched to see what this place was all about! Between the starfish, the sharks, and the piranha, we didn’t know where to start! Thank goodness they had so many super friendly staff members to point us in the right direction. The touch pools were an exciting surprise…..and not just one, but TWO!! One had stingray and the other had shrimp, snails, {Read More}

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

  The Jet Express is the best way to get to Put-in-Bay!  It’s also the fastest, too!  The boats run every 45 minutes and you can enjoy a pre-ride cocktail at the Jetbar Waterfront Watering Hole while you wait for your ride. It’s easy to find and has secure parking while you take your trip to Put-in-Bay.  There are docks conveniently located in Port Clinton and Sandusky, Ohio. https://jet-express.com/ The captains have many years of experience so you can be {Read More}

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Looking for something deliciously different to serve at your child’s First Communion party? Struggling to find that perfect treat to spoil Mom on her special day? Do yourself a favor and order a beautiful bundt cake from Nothing Bundt Cakes in Strongsville, Ohio!    Owner, Liz Rowan, and her staff are so helpful and a pleasure to work with when planning the entire event! The store itself couldn’t be cuter with decorations, cards, candles, and tons of flavor options on {Read More}

Challenger Sports – British Soccer Camps

British Soccer Camps are the most popular soccer camp in the US. With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players ages 3-18, The British Soccer Camp provide boys and girls with the rare opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international expert’s right in the heart of their own community. In addition to teaching new skills and improving game performance, each British Soccer Camp provides lessons in character development, cultural education and is {Read More}