I will receive tickets to DOWT in exchange for promoting the event. Opinions belong to me. They're two, they're four, they're six, they're eight, Shunting trucks and hauling freight. Red and green and brown and blue, They're the Really Useful crew. If you find yourself humming this tune often, I have the event for you! Day Out With Thomas at Crossroads Village and Huckleberry Railroad will be returning to Flint, Michigan this August 18-20 and 25-27, 2017. This event is one of … Continue Reading..
One of our favorite annual traditions is picking blueberries at Hazen's Farm in Howell, Michigan. First of all, blueberries are amazing to eat...Full of vitamins C and A and antioxidants. Second, they are SO easy to pick. Of all the u-pick fruit, this is my favorite with kids because it's quick … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants. All opinions expressed belong to me. Do you ever get up to the counter when ordering food and completely blank on what you want? I've found this happens to me all.the.time. when I have the kids with me and zero time to think … Continue Reading..
I am a Hudsonville Ice Cream brand ambassador. All opinions expressed belong to me. Enter to win a FREE carton of ice cream HERE! In 1984, then-President Ronald Reagan made one of the best decisions of his presidency: He made a proclamation to make Ice Cream Day and Ice Cream month a thing … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by Goldfish Swim School Ann Arbor. It has been more than a month since we started our swim journey with Goldfish Swim School, and we couldn't be happier. My kids never protest when it's time to head to swim class...and that's SO incredible for my brood of complainers … Continue Reading..
The following is a sponsored guest post from Detroit's Best Transportation. Anybody who has been keeping up with or visiting Detroit knows just how much it has changed in the recent years. The downtown area is constantly bustling and new businesses are popping up seemingly every day. You don't … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants. All opinions expressed belong to me. Dining out with little ones can be a daunting task. I often joke it's hard to choose between my sanity at a restaurant or my sanity of cooking an actual meal. Both options have their own set of … Continue Reading..
Visiting the zoo and learning about the animals is definitely a summer must for families in Southeast Michigan. We are lucky to be central to a few great animals gems like the Detroit Zoo and the Toledo Zoo. One that should be top of mind as well is Potter Park Zoo, located in Lansing. Our family … Continue Reading..
I attended a media preview for this new exhibit at Impression 5. All opinions belong to me. "Mom, why is it called Impression 5?" - my 6-year-old. In case you aren't familiar with the reason either, Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing is all about encouraging visitors to explore and make … Continue Reading..
My oh my it's JULY! Summer is flying, huh?! There are tons of fab events happening this month, with of course -- many surrounding the 4th of July holiday. Take a peek at what's coming up for July 2017 family fun in Southeast Michigan including fun around Ann Arbor, Detroit, Flint, Lansing, and … Continue Reading..
This post contains affiliate links. When you purchase items through these links, Mrs. Weber's Neighborhood gets paid a small commission. If you're looking for a fun experiment to conduct with the kids or a birthday gift for this summer, I highly recommend growing caterpillars and hatching … Continue Reading..
I received a complimentary stay at the Hop & Vine Inn for the purpose of this post. All opinions expressed belong to me. I don't know what your impression of Bed & Breakfasts are, but I have always had two thoughts: They're for old people and they aren't kid-friendly. The Hop & … Continue Reading..