• Weekend Trips

    Enjoy an Abundance of Holiday Joy at Sawmill Creek Resort in Huron

    There is no shortage of holiday activities to keep yourself occupied with while staying at Sawmill Creek Resort. The resort has recently undergone remodeling and renovations, so even if you’ve stayed here before, it’ll feel like a new experience! The resort is located in Huron near Cedar Point. This was the perfect “staycation” for my friend and I, as it’s only a 40 minute drive from Cleveland.  If you’re looking for a friend’s getaway or a relaxing escape with your partner, this resort is an ideal destination to do just that. There is a restaurant for lunch and dinner, pool, hot tub and fitness center within the resort, so you…

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    Spend a Weekend Exploring Hueston Woods State Park

    It’s been a goal of mine to eventually visit all of Ohio’s 75 state parks, and I was recently able to check one more off the list. I love state parks as a weekend destination, as there is typically something for everyone in the family to enjoy, plus all of Ohio’s state parks are FREE to visit. Hueston Woods State Park is officially ranked in my top five as of now, this is a destination you do not want to miss out on. Tucked closely to the Ohio/Indiana border and about an hour away from Dayton and Cincinnati, this little slice of paradise offers hiking trails, mountain biking trails, fossil…

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    Two Days of Adventures in Springfield, Ohio

    Peaceful horseback riding, scenic kayaking, live music, mouthwatering food, scenic parks and clean, comfortable accommodations… Did you know all of these things can be found in Springfield, Ohio? Exploring different regions of Ohio is one of my favorite things to do (if that wasn’t made obvious by my account), so I was really excited when I got the opportunity to work with Ohio.Find It Here. and Springfield CVB to explore an area I haven’t been able to spend much time — southwest Ohio – specifically the greater Springfield area. My friend and I had never been to this part of the state before, so he was just as excited as…

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    How to Spend a Weekend in Pittsburgh With Kids

    If you’ve followed me for a while, you’ll know we have been loving road trips lately! With two small kids, road trips are so much easier, and there are tons of really cool places for us to visit within a three hour driving distance from Cleveland. The other weekend we made a road trip to Pittsburgh, PA. Just under two and a half hour drive, Pittsburgh was the perfect place to spend a weekend with the kids. There was so much to see and do, and all within a 10-15 minute drive of where we stayed.  Read on for kid-friendly things to do in Pittsburgh. Heinz History Center The city’s…

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    Kid-Friendly Things to do in Columbus

    My family and I had the opportunity to explore the city of Columbus and I was so pleasantly surprised by all the kid-friendly activities there is to do in the city. Columbus definitely flies under the radar, which is great because you can have a really enjoyable weekend trip here without spending tons of money. Where We Stayed We were really fortunate to be hosted at Hotel Leveque for the weekend. This hotel is architecturally stunning to walk through, with beautiful décor in every direction. The rooms were just as stunning with comfortable beds. If you have the budget to stay here I would absolutely recommend it! Where We Ate…