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Strawberry Picking at Doran’s Farm Market in New Albany, OH

One of my favorite activities to do in summer is go fruit picking. June is strawberry picking season and we took full advantage of it! Central Ohio has a few farms that do u-pick for strawberry season, and one of our favorites is Doran’s Farm Market in New Albany. It isn’t too far of a [...]

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Summer Fun as Seen on Fox28′s Good Day Columbus

Hey ladies and gents – below is the list of summer fun ideas I spoke about on Fox28′s Good Day Columbus. Here’s my segment: Good Day Columbus. Below, I’ve  listed the things I put in my backpack to take to activities that may keep us out most of the day/evening. Thanks for reading! I appreciate you [...]

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Ohio Wildlife Center in Powell, OH

My kids, like most kids, love nature and wildlife. They are always picking up bugs, frogs, snakes – anything they can catch. Recently we were in Florida, and had to spend at least 20 minutes each day tracking little anoles in the bushes. So, when I saw the Ohio Wildlife Center was offering a family [...]

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You’ve Been Boo’ed

Have you ever been “boo’ed?” Well, I was “boo’ed” just last night. My dogs bark at the wind and I always look outside to be sure no one is there – just in case. This time though, I didn’t look out the door. I was doing the dishes and my mind is busy with school [...]

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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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