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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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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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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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Cbus Mom Soapbox: Summer Slide

Cbus Mom Soapbox: Summer Slide

So, I am getting on my soap box. Grab a seat, I’ve got lots to share. Today’s topic is the “Summer Slide.” Have you heard of it? Probably from your children’s teachers in the form of, “we need to prevent the summer slide” or “well, many kids slide over summer because they don’t read.” I [...]

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Memorial Day Ideas As Seen On Fox 28′s Good Day Columbus

I cannot believe Memorial Day is around the corner! Many of you, I am sure, are hosting or attending a BBQ or picnic with friends or family…and I have some ideas for you that include the kiddies! I shared them on Fox 28′s “Good Day Columbus,” but in case you missed it here is the [...]

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Dragons Beware! The Chronicles of Claudette

My love for a spunky little red head with short hair all started when she said she was going to defeat a giant. This little ginger was full of wit, charm, and moxie. Now, she is defeating dragons! No, I do not know her personally…even though I feel as if I do because her character [...]

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Vintage Restyled in New Albany

Have you heard about Vintage Restyled in New Albany? It’s an adorable shabby chic vintage store with unique jewelry, gifts, restyled furniture, home decor, found treasures and handmade items. AND they host pinterest parties for you to try your hand at being crafty. I’ve done a couple myself and really enjoyed them but this time [...]

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