Top Ten Ways to Explore the Five Rivers MetroParks

Top Ten Ways to Explore the Five Rivers MetroParks

Want to get out and explore this winter?  Check out the Five Rivers MetroParks Top Ten Ways to appreciate habitats in the parks. Take a hike on one of the forested trails. Get inspired for outdoor adventure and the Adventure Summit speaker series or the National Geographic Live program at the Victoria Theatre.  Visit TheAdventureSummit.com(…)

A Mom’s Shopping Trends This Holiday Season

Our good friends over at HatchedIt have done a bit of research regarding shopping this holiday season and we wanted to share it with you.  By the way, many of our readers responded to the survey, so your data is in here.  Tell us what you think!!  How do you fit in to the findings?(…)

Pruning Our Life’s Journey

Pruning Our Life’s Journey

Guest blog post by Robyn Moore I am a week late getting my “reflection paragraph” for this post because life took an unexpected turn.  This past week, I lost a friend,  a young mother of four, to cancer.  This woman during the course of her struggle of almost a year exemplified the sacrifice and grace(…)

A Christmas Carol for Kids

A Christmas Carol for Kids

By Darci Jordan, Product Review Specialist Author Jennifer Adams has teamed up again with illustrator Alison Oliver to put together a Little Master Dickens a book simply called, A Christmas Carol (a BabyLit book published by Gibbs Smith). A Christmas Carol, a board book about colors, based on the characters of the Dickens classic. “Silver(…)

A Child Needs Shoes.  Be a “Sole Provider”!

A Child Needs Shoes. Be a “Sole Provider”!

Every day more than 6,000 Dayton area students go to school wearing shoes that hurt.  Worse still, their tattered shoes can cause permanent physical damage, emotional distress, even shame. During this Magical Season of Giving, Dayton Mall is collaborating with Shoes 4 the Shoeless to collect 1,000 pairs of new children’s gym shoes.  Help us(…)