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Summer Letterbox Adventure with Preservation Parks

For the passed three or four years, my mother and I have signed up for the Summer Letterbox Adventure through Preservation Parks. We never complete it. This year, though, we will. We are out for stamps and lots of hikes in the woods. The Summer Letterbox Adventure was designed by Preservation Parks to expose the [...]

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Newly Renovated Main Library Downtown

I was invited to a sneak peek of the newly renovated Main Library and I couldn’t believe my eyes. It was sleek, beautiful, modern, open…just incredible. The space welcomes the community and will inspire readers, researchers and writers. The Columbus Metropolitan Main Library will open to the community on Saturday, June 25 at noon. There [...]

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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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Some Teacher Gift Ideas

Let’s discuss teacher gift ideas for the end of the year (or anytime, for that matter). I always struggle with gift ideas for people, so I decided I would give what I’d like to get. Teacher gifts are no different – especially since I am a teacher! The gift card is a great option, but [...]

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Pre-K Connection Fair for Columbus City Schools

Columbus City Schools and the City of Columbus will host the Pre-K Connection Fair at East High School on Saturday, April 16, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. All children in Columbus deserve an opportunity to access high-quality early childhood education. Studies have shown that 4-year-olds who participate in a high-quality pre-K program are better prepared and more successful [...]

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WBNS 10TV Halloween Treats

I was fortunate to be asked to be on WBNS 10TV over the weekend. My segment was about DIY Halloween treats, which of course was right up my alley. I love Halloween! My mission was to highlight Sparkling Fruit 2-0 Lime Twists and Parrano Cheese. Now, if you have ever had Parrano you will know [...]

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PBJ & Jazz 2015/2016 Series

I can’t tell you how happy this makes me! My experiences from years prior: Cbusmom PBJ & Jazz  Check out their press release with information on upcoming shows: KIDS, FAMILIES JAZZ UP THEIR MORNINGS WITH PBJ & JAZZ CONCERT SERIES PRESENTED BY THE JAZZ ARTS GROUP STARTING SATURDAY NOVEMBER 14TH Columbus, OH – Kids, grab your parents [...]

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