It’s cold out and your kids haven’t been off school long enough to be fighting ALREADY, have they? The best way to keep your sanity is to get them out of the house, keep them busy and count the days until spring. We hope these ideas will help you do just that. Here are […]
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Presenting your 2017 guide to holiday events in and around Dayton!
I’ve lived in Dayton and vicinity for over 4 decades, and other than 4 college years in the “Queen” City, Dayton has been my home. Now as an adult I am continually amazed at the new and old treasures that I find in this great city. I have so many memories growing up of Dayton […]
Just North of Dayton lies a complete treasure trove of educational children’s activities: Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm. In their own words, “As an environmental education, sustainable agriculture, and Audubon Center of the National Audubon Society in western Ohio, Aullwood promotes the protection of birds, wildlife and the habitats on which they depend. Aullwood offers […]
It was a hot summer day and I was running some errands around town when it happened… My toddler spotted the splashpad through the back window of the car. His little voice began to squeal, “Mommy! Mommy!! Go park, Mommy!! Please, please, please? Really, please?” Any other day I would have listed off reasons why […]
The leaves are changing and falling to the ground leaving beautiful colors, scents and that crunchy sound the kids love when they step down! In case, your yard is lacking those big beautiful trees that have leaves to rake up and jump in, we created this list of awesome events that are kid friendly and […]
I used to LOVE to travel. Trains, planes, automobiles, all of them. (Although I get car sick if I try to read in the car, so that is definitely my least favorite mode of traveling long distances.) I’ve always been able to sleep while traveling, and I love to experience new places and adventures. Then […]
This guide is presented in partnership with the featured businesses. We are grateful to them for their support in helping us provide these resources to local moms.Are you hoping to enjoy some family apple-picking fun this season? Then this is the guide for you!
The kids are back to school now, and I think we are all trying to figure out where the summer went. Amiright?!?! It’s all good, Let it Go (the cold never bothered me anyway) and dive into these fun events that September is bringing our way! 1) Giant Scale Radio-Controlled Model Aircraft Show @ USAF […]
Thanks to TimeandDate.com for all this awesome information about the upcoming solar eclipse! Check them out for even more great images and videos, plus some incredible history. On August 21st “The Great American Eclipse” will be taking place and we’ll be lucky enough to see this phenomenon right here in the Dayton area. Here, at […]
When I was younger, my parents always tried to have family time and as a teenager, I found that to be annoying, (even if I did have fun). However, now that I’ve surpassed those lovely teenage years where you think you’re right about everything and too cool for your family, I reminisce about many memories […]
1. Ohio State Fair ***DMB Mom Tip*** Do research before you go! This is the largest fair in the state of Ohio so a game plan will be crucial! July 26th-August 6th Cost: $8 for children; $10 for adults Parking: $5 2. Outdoor Family Movie Night at The Greene: Featuring Moana ***DMB Mom Tip*** Let […]
Disclosure: This guide is sponsored, but we are so excited to partner with some incredible local businesses to bring this guide to indoor play spaces to the moms of Dayton.If you are looking for some fun indoor play options in the Dayton area… this guide is for you!
How many times have you said no today? I am usually around double digits before I have even finished reheating my second cup of the coffee in the microwave…..for the third time. The reasons I say no tend to vary. If I were to break it down, it would probably break out like this: 35% […]