Maybe it’s because I’m a habitual procrastinator. Maybe it’s because I don’t enjoy wrapping presents nor the crowded stores. Maybe it’s because I’m tired of cleaning and storing our “stuff.” Whatever the reason, I’ve been giving the gift of experience lately, and I couldn’t be happier. The benefits, as I see them, about giving […]
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Anyone who has or is a loved one of someone who has a birthday around the holidays knows that we come with a lot of baggage. My birthday is within three days of Christmas. I had a hard time as an older child feeling like my birthday was just an afterthought and additional hassle rather […]
Wondering what to get someone who is the ultimate Columbus foodie? Here are a few ideas I know they would love! If you’re anything like me, food is a big part of the holiday season! Not only do I love to indulge in all of the yummy treats, but I also find food and food-related […]
Junk Bash Holiday Boutique brings together superbly curated vintage, vintage-inspired, handmades, fashion and craft goods from coast to coast. The show will feature the best of the best purveyors taking up home at Ohio Expo’s newly constructed, 75,000 sq. ft. Cardinal Hall in Columbus. No gimmicks, just great shopping.
Friday, November 10, 2017 – 10am-6pm
Saturday, November 11, 2017 – 10am-6pm
Admission: $8 per person, per day. Children 14 and under free. Strollers welcome.
Father’s Day is fast approaching. As a stay-at-home-dad, I almost wrote a two sentence blog post that went like this: “If the guy you’re honoring this Father’s Day is a stay-at-home-dad, just read last year’s Mother’s Day article. That’s it–enjoy your summer!” But as the lone dad writing for the Columbus Moms Blog, I think […]
With St. Patrick’s Day on the horizon, you can make mealtime a little more festive for your children with these fun green food ideas! If you read my Valentine’s Day post last month, you know I like to celebrate the holidays with fun food ideas and St. Patrick’s Day is no exception. Plus, since this […]
“It is the most wonderful time of the year..” Right? For those with the title “Mom,” this season means our workload just doubled while maintaining a cheery disposition. Here comes holiday parties, gift giving, family visiting, food prepping, and traveling. It can be so overwhelming. So take a deep breath and conquer this holiday season […]
Teal Pumpkin Project Teal pumpkins are popping up across Columbus. In a few short weeks, kids will be seeking tons of candy treats and miniature sized costumed characters will be roaming the streets. Statistics show that 1 in 13 kids has a food related allergy. This year, we are displaying a teal colored pumpkin to signify […]
How to Throw a Birthday Party for Under $100 – for 25 People! I started thinking about my daughter’s first birthday when she was about six months old. I realized that time was flying by, and she would be one before I could blink. One thing I knew was that I was NOT going to […]
As a true lover of summertime, I am always seriously sad to see it come to an end. I would rather sweat to death than put on pants any day of the week, so there is always a melancholy feeling for me when the days start to get shorter. Now just because I prefer the […]