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The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Other Free Fun Activities

Here are some more fun things to do that have our favorite price tag: FREE! Ann Arbor Summer Festival!  Running June – July 4th there are movies, and concerts, and kid zones, and more!! Few things are more “Ann Arbor” than their beloved fairy doors. Do your homework first, then bop around town to find […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Play Areas

Looking for a new place for your little ones to test their climbing and jumping and crawling skills? Maybe one where you can have a cup of coffee even? Check out one of these free locations this summer! Climb and slide at The Commons at 242 Community Church. They have an impressive cafe in the […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Water Fun

Nothing says summer better than dipping your toys in the water. Splash your way to a cool, free, summer experience at one of these local water holes. Check out free splash pads at: Heritage Park in Farmington Hills (also be sure to visit their nature center while you are there!), McClumpha in Plymouth, and so […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Kids Classes and Events

School may be out but that doesn’t mean that a free class on something fun won’t entertain the kiddos! Keep their learning skills alive with one of these opportunities. Both Home Depot and Lowe’s offer hands-on building classes for kids. Punt, Pass and Kick offer kids 8+ the chance to hone their football skills in […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Local Museums

We are fortunate to have many local museums that offer a plethora of different options for free fun for kids young and old. Whether you need shelter from the sun, a space to burn off some energy on a rainy day, or just want to enrich your kid’s minds, you’re sure to develop a favorite […]

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Dealing with Age Gaps and Bridging the Great Divide

I have two daughters. Two lovely angels sent directly from above. They are great girls. They get along well, most of the time. But lately, I find myself struggling when it comes time to have some fun together. See – my daughters are 5 years apart. When Lucy was 7 and Sally was 2, activities […]

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Summer 2017 Free Family Concerts

So many local metro Detroit communities offer free concert series in the summer.  These concerts are great family events and a wonderful way to enjoy our beautiful summer weather while meeting a new neighbor or running into an old friend!  The following concert series take place in local parks so you can bring your own snacks and [...]
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Farmer's Market Guide

2017 Farmers Market Guide

 As a mom, you know you love feeding your family the best food you can.  Fresh, local, healthy, + REAL!!!  We LOVE supporting our Local Farmers Markets.  They have so much to offer, local harvest, they support our local farmers, CSA {community supported agriculture}, fresh food, local vendors, local artisans, local musicians, entertainment, free samples + demos!!!   [...]
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