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I have three young kiddos, and this Halloween I have a few unsolicited ideas for those trick or treat bags. No, I don’t want to be that house that gives out apples, toothbrushes, or even worse… raisins. But I do...
As the weather changes, you can feel the crisp air and hear the crunch of the fallen leaves. Fall is a great season for children to explore nature and all the different colors, textures, and smells it has to...
It’s October, and many families are still social-distancing, so it’s the perfect time to introduce you to our Spooktacular Neighborhood Pumpkin Hunt! A special thank you to the Memphis Mom Collective for sharing this great idea in 2020!! Read...
The leaves are turning colors. The temps are getting lower. It's finally fall. My absolute favorite time of year! You know what that means right?! PUMPKIN SPICE EVERYTHING! Wait? What? No, not that! It's Apple Season! Don't get me wrong, I LOVE all...
Being home with my tiny humans, I’ve become creative in finding new things to do. Thankfully we’ve discovered some activities with inexpensive supplies and easy entry points. I hope some of these strum interest in your home. Balloon Animals Never have...
A while back, we were having a hard time getting our son to eat dinner. We would beg, bribe and tell him over and over again how yummy it was. But, he wouldn't budge. He would sit there while...
How is it possible to get so many toys? We rarely buy them for our kids, but seem to end up with hundreds. (Slight exaggeration but I know you know what I mean!) If your kids are anything like mine,...
It was a warm day. I loaded all three of our little daughters into the car, lugging the blue and white cooler in last. It was filled just prior, little hands helping me pack, loaded to the brim with...
Happy 4th of July, mamas! Are you staying home and doing your own thing this Independence Day?! Check below for easy-peasy ideas to juice up your fun 4th! Nothing brings back childhood nostalgia like an old-fashioned Ice Cream Sandwich.  Make...
Growing up, my mom always planned a creative birthday party for me and my brothers. I have fond memories of craft parties and destination parties. They were always low-key but made me feel special and loved. I have tried to...
We're moving! There are boxes everywhere. I've gone through rolls and rolls of packing tape and bubble wrap. I can't find anything. I'm pretty sure I put my hot glue gun in the storage PODS we rented despite the...
Hey moms! Easter is upon us. I know some of you are cringing because you feel like Easter baskets are just another thing on your to-do list. But, I also bet a few of you are like me and...
Not All Poop & Spit Up A podcast for the moms. Presented by Dayton Mom Collective! Listen to audio versions of our blog posts, and tune in for special guests and conversations about any and everything motherhood. Don't have time...
When we can’t physically be with those we love, we can still create a connection with some ingenuity, snail mail and technology. Here are a few ways to bridge the gap across distances.  Send yourself. Make “Flat Self” ala Flat Stanley...

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February Dayton Dozen :: Guide to Family-Friendly Events {2022}

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2022 is here with a bang, and January has flown by for most of us. We are now hitting the cold and sometimes snowy...
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