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OMNIMAX: Humpback Whales in Cincinnati, OH

We recently enjoyed “Humpback Whales” at the OMNIMAX in Cincinnati, OH. It was simply amazing! It is a beautiful film with views that are breathtaking. The entire family enjoyed it. This is a great way to spend the afternoon with your children. … Continue reading

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Painting Inside a Box

We had some boxes that were recently unpacked. One was pretty big so I put Bella (4 yrs old) inside the box with paint and a few brush choices. The mess was completely contained and she had a great time … Continue reading

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The Importance of Classic Play for Modern Children

As both a mother and a nurse I felt that the importance of classic play is something I must address. It is simply too easy in these modern times for children to fall into the world of high tech and completely … Continue reading

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Miserly Moms

My third book of the year was “Miserly Moms – Living Well on Less in a Tough Economy” by: Jonni McCoy. This book is packed full of great ideas to help a family save money on the basics. There are … Continue reading

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Scary Lip Gloss!

The lip gloss tubes that have the small hole for the gel to come out are not a single piece and can come apart! Bella was putting some on and squeezed down hard on the tube. The top piece ( … Continue reading

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Making a “What Will We Do in Summer?” Jar

We began with a family sized spaghetti sauce jar that we washed out, removed label from, and dried throughly. I used card stock scraps to make bright-colored squares (about 1×1) and rectangles (about 2×1). All were cut free hand and varied slightly in … Continue reading

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