Tag Archives: Guides

Playground Round-up

County Farm Park 2230 Platt Rd. This park’s large play structure is awesome for big kids while younger kids will enjoy the play tractor, sand area and swings. Take a walk through the prairie or woods on gravel paths and stop at the exercise stations to stretch. Two parking areas are available off of Medford

Meal Prep Before Baby’s Arrival

You may have heard how sanity-saving it is to prep your freezer ahead of baby’s arrival. Chef Kate Jackman, owner of Chef Kate Personal Chef Services in Ann Arbor, recommends the following recipe which is easy to cook, freeze and rewarm. It also has many child-friendly steps to involve your toddlers or older children in

Area doulas offer advice to expectant moms

Pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period are an important and exciting time in the life of a family. Crucial preparations and decisions need to be made before a brand-new baby arrives. In addition to doctors, nurses, and midwives, a doula can offer guidance and support during this time. According to DONA International, a doula provides

Summer camp guide 2

Check out these fabulous camps and let the fun begin! See part 1 of the Summer Camp Guide here CampPurrs Tiny Lions Lounge and Adoption Center Cat Café 5245 Jackson Rd. humaneed@hshv.org tinylions.org/camppurrs Age range: 9-17 Staff/camper ratio: 1:6 Dates/times: Monday – Friday, 9:30am-12pm July 10-14, July 24-28, August 7-11, August 21-25 Cost: $125 What

Out-of-the-box Birthday Gifts

With a non-traditional birthday party, you may want to give a non-traditional gift. Todays parents and kids are inundated with toys and videos. Here are a few fresh ideas: Experiences: at the top of the wish list are memberships to The Toledo Zoo, Imagination Station, and the Toledo Museum of Art. With a membership, you