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Meet Danielle from Mighty Mama CLE

Meet Danielle from Mighty Mama CLE

  Where are you from originally and how long have you lived in town? I’m originally from the eastside of Cleveland (Mentor/Kirtland area) and actually moved out to Arizona where I stayed for 6 years! My husband and I always felt pulled to raise our babies in...

It’s Apple Picking Season!

It’s Apple Picking Season!

Summer is coming to an end & while that may be sad for most folks, I love the autumn season that is coming! One of our favorite things to do is go apple picking. There's nothing quite like being out in nature in the orchards. It's also a great, safe activity to do...

Meet Katie from Cleveland Vibes

Meet Katie from Cleveland Vibes

Where are you originally from? I was born in Austin, TX but my dad was military so we bounced around A LOT. Delaware, Virginia, Georgia, Florida, Texas, Illinois, and now Ohio.  Where did you go to school, background & what's your current profession? I went to...

Fall 2020: Back to School Resource Guide

Fall 2020: Back to School Resource Guide

Cleveland West Side Moms has compiled a list of valuable resources that can help you & your family adjust to the new school year. Whether your child is attending in person or learning from home, there are tons of options available to help or provide...

Recycled Cardboard Box Crafts

Recycled Cardboard Box Crafts

During the last few months, parents & caregivers of all stripes have been looking for fun, creative ways to engage their children - and they’re often doing it with limited resources. Luckily there’s something that’s easy to find & easy to put to work to create...

Distillata Water Coolers

Distillata Water Coolers

Today I want to talk about water. Water is so important for our bodies, it always seems like everywhere you look people are trying to drink more water on a daily basis by doing just about anything from getting water bottles that literally scream at you with intense...

Social Distancing at Lakeview Park

Social Distancing at Lakeview Park

Lately it seems as moms, especially, we are looking for safe & fun things to do this summer so we all don't get bored out of our mind with our kids. So I thought it would be a good idea to share one of our favorite spots on the west side of Cleveland. Lakeview...

Save Money On Prescriptions With Hippo

Save Money On Prescriptions With Hippo

Hippo is a free digital savings card that helps people save up to 97% on their prescription medications—just by using their app or website to instantly compare medication prices across pharmacies. Find out more, here.

Enter The Pinstripes Art Contest!

Enter The Pinstripes Art Contest!

Pinstripes is inviting children up to the age of 12 to create a personal work of art that describes their favorite thing about coming to Pinstripes with their family or friends. It can be about the games they enjoy, their favorite food, the fun decor, a party they’ve been to or just the people they like to spend time with at Pinstripes.

Craft Project: Reversed Leaves

Craft Project: Reversed Leaves

This past week has been amazing for fall lovers - cool dry days, crunchy leaves, and it just smells like fall outside. I had seen a lot of leaf rubbings, and leave prints for fall craft ideas, but I decided to mix it up a bit – and yes, I wanted to get a little messy....

Unique Photo Session Themes

Unique Photo Session Themes

Recently, a photographer in Indiana went viral for her photo of an infant posed as Ralphie from the movie "A Christmas Story." Amy Haehl posted the image on her "Coffee Creek Studio" Facebook page and has gotten a lot of attention for the adorably themed photo.  ...

Craft Corner: Fall Leaf Mobile

Craft Corner: Fall Leaf Mobile

Looking for something to do on a cold day? This is an easy craft and you can use scraps and leftover craft supplies!   All you need for this cute decoration is: some ribbon fishing line or string a jar lid (just the ring) beads fabric leaves hole puncher Start by...

10 Great Books to Read with Your Kids

10 Great Books to Read with Your Kids

Now that the weather is getting chilly and you'll most definitely be spending more time indoors, what better way to spend that time than by cozying up with a book and reading together. Here is a list of 10 books that are great to read aloud together.    ...

Pork Tenderloin Fajitas

Pork Tenderloin Fajitas

Here's another super easy recipe you can make with leftovers! (Courtesy of Taste of Home)     Ingredients 1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin salt and pepper to taste leftover pork...

West Side Love: Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

West Side Love: Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

A treasured community resource, the Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is an amazing place to check out with the kids. It is complete with live animals to learn about as well as a planetarium. Nestled in beautiful Huntington Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks,...

Top Toys For 2019!

Top Toys For 2019!

Black Friday is only 3 weeks away! So, if you haven't made your shopping list yet, here is a quick primer on the top toys on every kid's wish list this year.     Owleez- Interactive nurturing toys are still a hot trend. This year, it's all about Owleez!...

Craft Corner: Pony Bead Indian Corn

Craft Corner: Pony Bead Indian Corn

Here is a fun fall craft to do with the kiddos, courtesy of Jessica from Cutesy Crafts!                               The supplies needed are simple and you probably already have them at home! ...

Should I Get My Kid a Debit Card?

Should I Get My Kid a Debit Card?

Debit cards for kids have hit the market in a big way and it’s leaving many parents wondering, “Should we?” and “When?” Much like the cell phone debate, the kid debit card debate seems to center around when is the best time for a kid to have access to their own money...

West Side Love: Dia de Muertos & Cleveland Public Theatre

  The West Side will be celebrating a much-loved Latin American cultural tradition on Saturday, November 2nd in the Detroit Shoreway. This is the 15th year that Cleveland Public Theatre and Dia de Muertos Ohio have hosted the event. It's free and fun for all ages...

Easy Swedish Meatballs

Easy Swedish Meatballs

It's comfort food. It's quick. It's easy. Everyone loves it. What's not to love about Swedish Meatballs?   Ingredients 1 small onion, chopped 1 large egg 1/4 cup seasoned bread crumbs 2 tablespoons 2% milk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1 pound ground beef...

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