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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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Your Children and Money

Your Children & Money

A big thank you to Krista Cavalieri from Evolve Capital for sponsoring this post and sharing her expertise in activities you can do with young children to start the conversation about money. Take A Guess If you had to guess how long you had to instill in your children good money habits, what would you […]

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Swim classes

Our Last Splash

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own. At Goldfish Swim School, there are large glass windows behind which the parents sit to watch the lessons. Parents get to stay dry. So you’ll have to excuse me […]

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Why Don't We Watch TV Together Anymore-

Why Don’t We Watch TV Together Anymore?

Who else out there remembers watching TV with their parents? I sure do. There was “Remington Steele,” “Hart to Hart” and the bizarre yet enchanting “Beauty and the Beast” (starring a pre-“Terminator” Linda Hamilton) with my mom; “Magnum P.I.,” “MacGyver” and “The A-Team” with my dad. Then there were the lengthy and somewhat boring Sunday night […]

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Vacation with friends

Girls’ Trip Getaway

  As a stay at home parent of three children aged three and under, I often feel completely and utterly indispensable.  While the feeling of being needed can be empowering at times, I couldn’t shake the desire to “check out” for a couple of days.  Sure, I got a break when I was at the […]

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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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local produce

Columbus Farmers’ Market Guide 2017

The flowers are in bloom and the fresh produce is being loaded and transported to one of the fabulous Farmers’ Markets around the city! The smells, the sights, the relaxation, and the completion of a fresh meal on the grill brings a smile to our faces. On top of it, you know where your food […]

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