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zpizza Party!

Summer was ending, and the smell of textbooks, pencil shavings and glue sticks was in the air. My kiddos wanted to celebrate school starting by having a few of their friends over for a pizza party. Well, I had been contacted by zpizza about their BYO Jr. Chef Pizza Kit and took advantage of the [...]

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Loveland Castle in Loveland, OH

Visiting Loveland Castle had been on my friend and I’s summer bucket list for years. The kids were too young, our schedules didn’t match, or we just ran out of time. This summer, though, we got lucky and actually made it down there. Loveland Castle is about an hour and half drive and is pretty [...]

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Charity Newsies: Free School Clothes for Kids in Need

(Columbus, OH) – Charity Newsies, the organization that has been providing children with new school clothes since 1907, will implement changes to its application process for the 2015-2016 school year which will result in more children receiving new school clothes before the first day of class. Charity Newsies will begin taking clothing applications beginning in [...]

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Westerville Mini Golf

Mini golf made it on our summer bucket list for this year. We had never been to the course in Westerville off of Schrock Road and decided to check it out for Father’s Day. Mini golf is fun and easy for all levels of putt-putters. Westerville Mini Golf has two 18-hole courses complete with a [...]

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My Kids Became Junior Rangers

My children became Junior Rangers through the Columbus Metro Parks over the weekend. The program was held at Highbanks Dragonfly Day Camp and was very well organized and educational. Oh, and it was free. Many of the amazing programs held by the Metro Parks are free. Take advantage! I do, because they are a great [...]

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Cbus Mom Soapbox: LICE! EEK!

Okay, so I wasn’t sure if I wanted to share this information because it gives people (me!) the heebie jeebies. Lice is one of those things you never want to contract, much less talk about. This isn’t a good topic for dinner conversation…more like whispers out of earshot of the kids or other parents. Well, [...]

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Dollar Store Finds As Seen On Fox 28′s Good Day Columbus

The kids are home for the summer and they need fun stuff to do. You don’t need to spend a fortune, a trip to the dollar store near you can set you up all summer long. I talked about this on Fox 28′s Good Day Columbus, check out the link here: Cbus Mom on Good [...]

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