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Fall Weekend Getaways at Sauder Village

Fall Weekend Getaways at Sauder Village

Sauder Village in Archbold, Ohio is a fantastic weekend getaway for the entire family.  The fall is particularly busy for them with 3 special events in October.  Sauder boasts an on-site Inn and Campground for ease of accommodations. “All Aboard” Train Event.  Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6.  See model trains, garden scale trains(…)

Everything’s Coming Up Disney

Everything’s Coming Up Disney

Having just returned from EPCOT’s Flower and Garden Festival, visiting Hollywood Studios during Star Wars weekend, and it being the summer holiday season, what better time to discuss a Walt Disney World vacation, and my top 10 things to do with young children. Now I’m a Disney kid myself and have been visiting every few(…)

Sauder Heritage Inn at Sauder Village – An Ohio Gem

Sauder Heritage Inn at Sauder Village – An Ohio Gem

  Our recent adventure took us on an overnight stay to Sauder Heritage Inn and Sauder Village in Northern Ohio. The Heritage Inn is a fun-filled yet relaxing stay in a beautiful Inn.  You suddenly feel at home when you enter the beautiful timber-frame lobby.  Throughout the Inn there are beautiful fireplaces, atriums, comfortable furniture(…)

Howl at the Moon Mini Golf at Great Wolf Lodge

Howl at the Moon Mini Golf at Great Wolf Lodge

During our recent stay at The Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, Ohio, we had the opportunity to check out the new Howl at the Moon Glow Golf. Having been open only 3 weeks, there were a few bumps in the road as we arrived right at the opening for the evening.  The staff were wonderful(…)

Essential Beach Gear: NoBlo

Essential Beach Gear: NoBlo

  My family spent a week on Hilton Head Island, SC in June, and were able to take a NoBlo Umbrella Buddy with us. It’s a great design—a drawstring bag that you fill with beach sand and tether to the top of the umbrella with a velcro strap, just above the spokes. When you’re done(…)

Take A Family Road Trip From The Midwest In Your Car

I’m from Kansas City, and around here summer can sometimes drag its feet a bit in arriving. This year, we had snowstorms clear up until the first week of May! But when warm weather does finally arrive to stay, one of the first things I want to do is get out on the road, and(…)