9 Asian Grocery Stores in Akron and Cleveland

1.Far East Oriental Market Our go-to. Here you can find anything from Thai candy to a sticky rice maker. They have fresh produce everyday of the week, authentic dry ingredients, a large selection of fresh frozen oriental products and one of the best place to find seasonal fresh fruits at great price! Address: 738 E…

Top 10 Epic Playgrounds near Akron (according to my kids)

With 50 degrees in the forecast this weekend, I had to look for my list of “Epic Playgrounds” to take the kids out. I’ll leave it here for you to explore too! (In no favorite order) *By Epic we mean bigger and/or newer and more fun equipments that we don’t see at our local playgrounds.…

5 Art Classes and Activities for Kids and Adults in Akron Area

1. Akron Art Works At Akron ArtWorks we offer both limited size in-person and virtual online art activities for children and adults. We offer art instruction classes, wellness workshops and even have a dedicated splatter room. 2. Akron Glass Works Glassblowing workshops | January - March 2021 schedule now available. 3. Rising Star Center for…

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…

Top 10 Resources for Learning Activities, Art, and Crafts.

Here are my top 10 resources for learning activities, art, crafts and everyday fun you can create for the kids - mostly with what you already have at home. 1. Fun Crafts Kids - Creative sustainable crafts. @funcraftskids 2. Tinker Lab - Created by Rachelle Doorly, this site provides an easy and actionable ways to…

7 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…

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…

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…