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Why Dayton is a Great Place to Raise a Family

Recently, Wallethub.com named the best and worst places to raise a family in Ohio. Their methodology looked at factors including median family income, violent-crime rate, school systems and playgrounds per capita. Here is where Wallethub.com ranked Dayton in some categories out of the 185 Ohio cities examined: 181st – overall ranking 52nd – percent of […]

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When Cupid’s Arrow Hits Home {Part One} – Date Night Ideas for Busy Parents

February 14. Yes, THAT February 14. All the cards and chocolates and crazy people rushing around for the one-dozen roses – in hopes, they aren’t being ripped off (but they probably are because they waited until the last minute). AHH. Yes. It’s about here. And it’s on a Wednesday. MmmmHmmmm. Wednesday y’all. Get yer party […]

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February Dayton Dozen: Guide to Family-Friendly Events {2018}

February is already here! Chances are, it’s still pretty chilly out, but we’ve got a great list of activities this month that are sure to warm your heart! DMB Bonus Pick of the Month! Yee-haw! Cirque Éloize, Saloon is the perfect show for kids – high-energy, astonishing acrobatics, live music, lots of laughs, and only 80 minutes! […]

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The Best Natural Beauty Buys

Clean Eating. Detox. Organic. Superfoods.   It’s no secret that healthy buzzwords are alive and well in 2018. As a society, we seem to be more and more careful about diet and nutrition. The majority of the time I, too, am conscious about what I put into my body in terms of food. But what about […]

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More Than a Hashtag

The famous Fiona of the Cincinnati Zoo, turns ONE on 1/24/18. #TeamFiona is more than a hashtag or obsession of a now 600-plus-pound hippopotamus for me. Growing up in Cincinnati, and now living relatively close to the city, we’ve made it a point to be members of the zoo for the last couple years. It’s […]

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Pimento Spread Recipe

Although this may not fit into your diet plan for the new year, this recipe is a delicious, and addicting one! Let me start by saying I am a carb junkie and Kroger seemed to know that by putting crackers on sale just about every time I did the grocery shopping the past couple months. […]

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I’m not Treasuring any More Moments.

“You HAVE to babywear or your child won’t learn to bond properly and will never know how to love!”         “Let the baby cry itself to sleep or it won’t learn to sleep ever in its entire life!”   “If you use anything other than all organic everything, you’re basically a monster.”  […]

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