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The other side of mom guilt

The Other Side of Mom Guilt

There seems to be this image of the Stay at Home Mom as a fun-loving, yoga-pant-wearing, dry-shampoo aficionado with not a care in the world, other than the dishes in her sink and maybe a pile or two of laundry.  Sure, money might be a little bit tight, she doesn’t have as much time for […]

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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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movies by moonlight

Summer Movies Under the Stars

Outdoor movies must be catching on in popularity! We have quite a list for you this year. Don’t forget the popcorn and a blanket and lawn chairs. These events are ones you won’t want to miss! Enjoy a night under the stars with your family!  June June 2: Secret Life of Pets in Pickerington | […]

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