10 Akron Owned Small Businesses that We Adore

As you already know, this year has been hard on small businesses. Many had to closed their doors for good and many more are hustling to stay open. Below is a list of my personal favorite small businesses in Akron. I love them, I support them, and I would love to see them around for…

Igloo Dining Near Akron, OH

I posted about the #igloo the other day on Instagram and friends had shared a few other locations with me. Here are some of the restaurant around town that have them set up for reservations ✨ I'll add to this list as I discover more in our area. @darbyson59 Cuyahoga Falls @craft_social_bar Cuyahoga Falls @blueheronmedina Medina @georgetownvoshlkwd Lakewood @clevemetroparks Merwin’s Wharf Cleveland…

12 Pumpkin Patch and Fall Family Fun Around Akron

Here are a few farms around town that we have visited over the years. Not sure if we will make it to many this year but still want to spread the love! Each have different theme/activities going on each week, check their website and call ahead to make to find out what they got going…

11 Apple Orchards near Akron, OH

We usually don’t look into picking apples until mid of September but since almost all things are off with timing this year and you might just want a heads up Here are some of the farms we frequent over the years. Please google and call ahead to make sure of the activities and hours! Patterson…

Centennial Flower Farm | Richfield, OH

We visited Centennial Flower Farm in Richfield today and it was everything we thought it would be, plus a nice breeze and some pretty chickens. Centennial is a self-serve flower farm stand founded by a local Richfield mother and daughter duo. Flowers are cut fresh daily and they are open from 9am until sell out.…

Home Bakers | Akron and Surrounding Cities

Kate's 4th birthday cake. I put it together with Cake from Bakery Loos and Cookies from Akron Cookie Company. Thanks you all again for your kind words about Kate’s cake. I had fun putting it together but I can assure you I will not be picking up baking anytime soon. In facts, there are SO…

Collaboration with HomeGirl + LoveWhatIDo Photography | Family Photo + Take Home Picnic Basket

After weeks of planning and all things considered, A PORTRAIT DAY AT THE HOMEGIRL BARN IS HAPPENING! I am bummed I couldn't throw an event I had hope but I am happy that we will still make the best sessions out of this amazing venue! ***A Portrait Day at The HomeGirl Barn is Sunday, August…

“What To Do With Kids Around Akron?” | Last Week of August

I’m feeling a strong last weeks/weekend of summer vibe in the air. Here’s a quick list of “What To Do With Kids?” around town this weekend. Feel free to DM for specific ideas. Always here and happy to help 😊 • WWII Bomber is in town• Hudson Farmers Market• Countryside Farmers Market• Cleveland Museum of…

Small Towns Ohio Driving Adventures | Wayne County

We gave up TV for a week and wanted to do something else in the morning before summer is over. So today we decided to take a drive to Hartzler Family Daily in Wooster for some delicious flavored milk! Little did we know this trip would quickly turned into a back road adventures of small…