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Halloween Happenings For Kids Around Grand Rapids and the Lakeshore

This post is sponsored by Village Kids Consignment Boutique in Ada.  Rain or Shine, Village Kids Consignment Boutique of Ada provides the Best quality, Best selection and Best service since
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Fruit Ridge Hayrides Brings Lots of Farm Fun Plus an Incredible Corn Maze You Can Track With Your SmartPhone

This post is sponsored by Fruit Ridge Hayrides. Donuts, Cider, Pony Rides and an Amazing Corn Maze at Fruit Ridge Fruit Ridge Hayrides, just a short drive northwest of Grand
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Divorcing Parents Don’t Have to Put Their Kids in the Middle. Here’s How.

This post is brought to you by Collaborative Divorce Professionals of West Michigan.  KIDS ARE OFTEN HELPLESS VICTIMS OF DIVORCE You may recall the sad story of an Oakland County
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Best Voted Fall Donut and Cider Spots in West Michigan

This post is sponsored by Flees ATA Martial Arts.  ATA Martial Arts builds Confidence and Self Esteem starting at age 3! FridayFavorites are only available on Fridays so Call, Email or
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GR GRIFFINS Promo Code for Opening Night

OPENING NIGHT Griffins Hockey Promo Code PLUS See Upcoming GRKIDS Deals

GRAND RAPIDS, HOCKEY IS BACK! The 20th season of Griffins hockey takes flight at Van Andel Arena on October 16th.  And for the past 19 years, the Griffins Opening Night has
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Get Out of Town One Tank Trips for Grand Rapids Families

Get Out of Town: One Tank Trips from Grand Rapids You Won’t Want to Miss

It’s true, we live in a rock star town.  Grand Rapids has so much to offer families that you might wonder why we’d even suggest leaving! CHICAGO App. 3 hour
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Fall Photography Hot Spots for Families around Grand Rapids

Fall Family Photo Locations Around West Michigan

FALL PHOTOGRAPHY HOTSPOTS AROUND WEST MICHIGAN Get your cameras ready, the leaves are about to pop! With the fall color change comes an amazing chance to get stunning fall family
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ArtPrize Off-the-Beaten-Path Venues Your Kids Will Love!

ArtPrize Off-the-Beaten-Path Venues Your Kids Will Love

EXPAND YOUR ARTPRIZE BOUNDARIES If you’ve been the ArtPrize before, you’ll know that the Gerald R. Ford Museum, the Public Museum, the Amway Grand Hotel and DeVos Hall are some
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Trick or treat at John Ball Zoo Goes Boo

John Ball Zoo Goes Boo Ticket GIVEAWAY!

TRICK-OR-TREAT AT THE ZOO Trick-or-treat at the annual JOHN BALL ZOO GOES BOO event. Plus, be treated to special animal activities, games, crafts, entertainment and over-the-top decorations for West Michigan
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FALL FARM FUN: A Parent’s Guide to Klackle Orchards

SPEND A DAY DOWN ON THE FARM My daughters and I recently spent a September Sunday afternoon at Klackle Orchards. We were lucky enough to go during their fall 25%
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WIN! Sleepy Hollow is Coming to the Civic Theatre

This giveaway is sponsored by the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. All opinions are my own. Spooky, Silly Fun Brought to You by the Civic Theatre! Fall is upon us and
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Orchard Hill Preschool and Childcare Center Strives to be Your Favorite Place for Your Child’s Early Education

This post is sponsored by Orchard Hill Christian Preschool and Childcare Center.  What Does Early Childhood National Accreditation Mean to Parents? Searching for a quality early childhood program for your
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Insider Tips for doing ArtPrize with Kids

Insider Tips on Doing ArtPrize with Kids from Veteran Moms and Dads

*Our Kids’ ArtPrize Tour & Map for 2015 can be found here. **This post has been updated for 2015. It originally appeared in 2013. MAKE THE MOST OUT OF ARTPRIZE
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Did you Know That GRPS has 18 Theme and Specialty Schools? Learn More at Their Free Family Harvest Festival!

This post is sponsored by Grand Rapids Public Schools and this information is good for 2015. Grand Rapids Public Schools Presents School Choice Expo and Family Harvest Festival on October 22 The
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What Every Parent Needs to Know About Roselle Park

ROSELLE PARK IS UNIQUE Have you heard of this Ada Township park? Maybe not. Roselle Park is off the beaten path and relatively new (opened in 2007.) It’s located north
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