Getting Away with the Girls | Visiting Frankenmuth, MI

Getting Away with the Girls | Visiting Frankenmuth, MI

“Oh! You just made my night,” my husband’s aunt exclaimed as I answered her call. “I heard your message while I waited in the ER.” It had been a rough night for her, ending with a trip to the emergency room because she’d cut herself...
Sesame Street Live! | Coming to Cleveland

Sesame Street Live! | Coming to Cleveland

Live action theatre — it’s a surefire way to get kids excited and share joy with them. We love going to theatre of all types, and taking the littlest ones to shows that feature their favorite characters is a great way to ignite that love of theatre early...
Charleys Philly Steaks | A Review

Charleys Philly Steaks | A Review

It’s been super hot and muggy in Northeast Ohio over the past week and a half – almost too hot to get outside. We’ve been cooped up in the house, and we’re getting a little stir crazy, so I packed the kids up to take them to lunch at my just-turned-nine year old’s...
Visiting Castaway Bay in Sandusky, Ohio

Visiting Castaway Bay in Sandusky, Ohio

We have a lot of fun traveling in our little corner of our state. Northeast Ohio is jam-packed with great family-friendly fun, and as a homeschool family, it’s easy to take advantage of exciting destination during the off-season.   Thank you to Castaway Bay for...
Visiting Frankenmuth Michigan with Kids

Visiting Frankenmuth Michigan with Kids

Traveling with your kids can be a challenge, especially if they struggle with issues like anxiety or have special needs, but it’s so worth it. And, as a homeschooling family, we know that the world is truly our classroom. We can learn anywhere – and have fun doing it....
Visiting the Newly Renovated Hotel Breakers at Cedar Point

Visiting the Newly Renovated Hotel Breakers at Cedar Point

There are so many amazing things to discover here in northeast Ohio. The Lake Erie shore in Sandusky is one of the most beautiful places I’ve seen. I’m rediscovering that area now that I have kids of my own. Cedar Point is fast becoming one of our favorite...
Visiting the Old World Bavarian Village of Frankenmuth Michigan

Visiting the Old World Bavarian Village of Frankenmuth Michigan

We love to travel as a family, but with four kids involved in various activities, it’s hard sometimes to plan for a long trip away. That’s why I love short, one or two day trips. We have a bunch of them coming up this summer. Trips to Kalahari, Castaway Bay, Cedar...
Quality Time and 100 Easy Kid Date Ideas

Quality Time and 100 Easy Kid Date Ideas

Trevor and I had the opportunity to attend a homeschool class by ourselves — a rare treat. It was really nice to spend the day with just him, out in the sunshine. The Farmpark class we attended was themed, “Springtime on the Farm,” and we looked forward to...
A Trip to Castaway Bay

A Trip to Castaway Bay

One of the greatest things about homeschooling is that we can take advantage of the off-season and visit waterparks, museums, and other vacation spots when they’re not busy. Travel – whether locally or to new cities – is one of the best things we can do as parents to...