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Ohio State Fair photo

Let’s go to the Ohio State Fair!

Let’s talk about the Ohio State Fair, mamas. Did you know it’s amazing? And affordable? And in our backyard? Several years ago, my sister-in-laws started entering the fair’s baking and crafting competitions. I would listen as Bern and Theresa would pore over recipes, craft books and Pinterest to decide what concoction they’d enter. To be […]

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Summer Reading Programs

Summer Reading Resources

For many Central Ohio school districts, summer is here.  Kids (and teachers!) are in summer mode and time spent on learning seems to be taking a back seat to sports (at least in our house).  This summer, however, I plan on keeping my kids’ skills strong by planning ahead and using lots of community resources.   This […]

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Summer Strawberry Cobbler

Summer Strawberry Cobbler

This Summer Strawberry Cobbler is the perfect dessert to make after a day of strawberry picking with your little ones! Raise your hand if you’ve been strawberry picking this year?  We’re lucky Columbus has so many local spots for this kid-friendly outing (see a list of u-pick farms here: strawberry patches in Columbus).  This is the first year […]

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Credit Union of Ohio

Carnival Fun – Step Right Up!

Thanks to Credit Union of Ohio for sponsoring this post and hosting a FREE community event. Like the idea of a frugal, fun, family outing where you can learn more about being financially savvy? Then, come to Credit Union of Ohio’s 4th Annual Carnival! The carnival is open to everyone – both members and non-members! […]

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print your phone photos

From Phone to Hands: Print your Photos!

Raise your hand if you have thousands (tens of thousands?) of phone photos that you’ve never printed. Basically, my entire children’s lives are documented on my iPhone and I’ve literally spent hours awake in bed at night concerned about the fate of all of those images. I decided enough was enough and went on the […]

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