Winnie the Pooh DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Pack Giveaway – ends 10/26/11

[amazon_image id=”B005ELMC0G” link=”true” target=”_blank” size=”medium” ]Winnie The Pooh Movie (Two-Disc Blu-ray / DVD Combo in DVD Packaging)[/amazon_image] I loved Winnie the Pooh as a child! ¬†Piglet was my favorite ūüôā ¬†Now you can share the beloved tale of Winnie the Pooh with your own children! ¬†Return to the Hundred Acre Wood, for a new adventure featuring the lovable¬†Winnie‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Fall Fun and Free Pumpkin Carving Patterns

Yesterday, we took the kids to Youngs Dairy in Springfield to do the corn maze and pick out a pumpkin. ¬†It was a beautiful fall day – not too hot, not too cold. ¬†We had a great time! On the wagon ride back, the kids started discussing how we would carve the pumpkin – ¬†which led me to‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Save Money on Halloween costumes for kids

There’s no doubt that Halloween costumes can be expensive. ¬†I can’t stand the thought of paying $20-$30 each on a costume my kids will wear one time. ¬†Although my oldest two no longer go trick-or-treating, the cost can still add up. ¬†Here are a few great ways to save on Halloween costumes for kids. Make your own Halloween‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Tips for Choosing Safe Halloween Costumes for Kids

Did you know that kids are 4 times more likely to be hit by a car on Halloween night than on any other night of the year? ¬†Halloween can be so much fun for kids, but unfortunately it can also be downright dangerous if you don‚Äôt take the time to choose a safe costume. Costumes that make it‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Halloween Freebies!

Everyone loves a freebie! ¬†I have come across several Halloween freebies and thought I would share. ¬†Between Kindle books, pumpkin patterns, craft patterns, there is a something for everyone. For Kids Halloween Coloring Pages Family Fun’s Halloween Coloring Pages Free Kindle books Dracula by Bram Stoker Frankenstein by Mary Shelley The Book of Hallowe’en by Ruth Edna Kelley‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Outdoor Fun with Letterboxing

September 24th is Worldwide Day of Play which encourages families to turn off tvs, shut down the computer, and get outside for some fun and physical activity. ¬†In honor of Worldwide Day of Play, I would like to share with you about our family’s favorite way to play outdoors. We are a family of avid letterboxers. ¬†If you‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Beavercreek Ohio 9-11 Memorial

Beavercreek has a new 9-11 memorial dedicated to the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. The pentagon-shaped memorial features a piece of the wreckage of the World Trade Center and has a sign with the names of all the victims. It’s hard to believe that 10 years have‚Ķ Keep Reading »

Free Things to Do in Ohio – Hiking to the Moonville Tunnel

Hiking on one of Ohio’s many great trails is our summer¬†pastime¬†of choice. ¬†It’s free, a great form of exercise, and has taken our family to so many amazing places that we never knew existed. Last week we had the chance to visit the Moonville Tunnel near Zaleski, Ohio. ¬† We first learned about the Moonville Tunnel in the‚Ķ Keep Reading »