Awesome Adventures

Holiday Gift Guide:  Funnybone Toys

Holiday Gift Guide: Funnybone Toys

Our family has a tradition that every Friday night, it’s pizza and game night.  What a thrill to add Funnybone Toys to our repertoire.  SpecTrix – a classic card game designed for color lovers of all ages and Array – splice, slice, splatter, and slam your opponents right out of the game are now family(…)

Adventure at the Market

After 12 years of living in Dayton, we finally made it to the 2nd Street Market.  What an adventure.  I had no idea that such a treasure was in our own backyard. This market is one of 25 outstanding public facilities operated by the Five Rivers MetroParks system (something else I didn’t know!).  The market(…)

Non-Edible Scented Play-Doh

Non-Edible Scented Play-Doh

We know that Christmas is a way off still (well, not that far off), but we asked our readers what they like to put in their kids stockings.  And we asked this in September!  We had Christmas on the brain.  Amanda said that she makes homemade play-doh each year with a new holiday scent, so(…)

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

Vampire Punch 1 quart cranberry juice 1 liter lemon lime soda 1 package frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed Grenadine Instructions Place strawberries in punch bowl Add cranberry juice and stir Pour in lemon lime soda Pour in a bit of grenadine but do not stir it!  The grenadine will look like blood. **We had a bit(…)

The Haunting Hour at Our House

The Haunting Hour at Our House

We recently hosted a Haunting Hour party with Hannah’s friends!  What an interesting hour.  I was selected to be a MommyParties host as part of a promotional program with MomSelect.  All photos and opinions about the party and R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour:  The Series are definitely my own. Our party kit included everything we needed(…)

Park Adventures

Park Adventures

Who doesn’t love a great adventure that is FREE and open almost every day of the year? Well, my family certainly does especially when it is outside Cox Arboretum is an amazing FREE resource in our backyard. A few of our favorite spots to visit is the Butterfly House, the Bell Children’s Maze, and the(…)