I am alive, I swear!

I am alive and well. If anyone was wondering why it has been so silent on my blog, I got a teaching job last October and have spent the majority of these passed six months getting acclimated. I really need to start a blog about my first year of teaching. Anyhoo – just been having [...]

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Goldfish Swim School in Dublin, OH

Looking for a place to take your child for swimming lessons or some indoor family fun swimming? Goldfish Swim School opens March 1, 2014! Goldifsh Swim School is a “kiddie” natatorium located at 6175 Shamrock Ct. in Dublin. The new facility caters to families and little swimmers offering experienced swim instructors, a fun atmosphere, and [...]

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Volunteer/Giving Opportunity: Lil’ Givers, Birthday Parties for Disadvantaged Children

I am a full time teacher now, and my time is limited in regards to how often I write on here and how often I get out to explore new things. I appreciate being pitched about activities going on around Columbus and other wonderful ideas, such as the pitch I received this week. Recently, I [...]

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Buckeye Bounce Club in Powell, OH

My daughter recently went to a friend’s birthday party at Buckeye Bounce Club. I love being introduced to new places by way of a birthday party, mainly because another parent has already scoped it out and finds it worthy. After doing the dinosaur exhibit at the fairgrounds one year, I came to the conclusion that [...]

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Battelle Darby Creek Nature Center

The Battelle Darby Creek Nature Center was recommended by a few of my friends, and I am so glad I took that recommendation. Over our winter break the kids and I checked it out and it is fabulous! Full of interesting and interactive displays, informational games for the kids, and lots of living and taxidermy [...]

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Homesteading Mentor Program at City Folk’s Farm Shop

What I love the most about homesteading is that it takes us back to our roots. We live in a fast-paced overly processed world; and frankly, I believe everyone could benefit from slowing down a bit and leaning into more sustainable ways of living. It is easier than you think, and making a few changes [...]

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Gingerbread House and Cooking at Young Chefs’ Academy in Gahanna

My family had the opportunity to decorate a gingerbread house at Young Chefs’ Academy over the weekend, and we will probably add this to our holiday traditions. I had heard good things about their cooking classes for kids, so when they invited us to decorate a house I was thrilled. We had a great time [...]

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