A Dance of Dragons: Michigan author writes fantasy tale of ballet and fire-breathers

It makes perfect sense that a dragon is the lead character of Carson’s latest children’s work, Dragons Don’t Dance Ballet. But the title character’s struggle has a real-world basis.

Apps to Keep Kids Fit: 6 apps to get kids moving

Here are some of the top fitness apps available, and the best part? They’re all free!

Ode to the ZIP Code 2021!

Want to write an ode to your ZIP code? For the sixth year in a row, Adams Street Publishing has teamed up with The Fair Housing...

Family Favorites Nominations 2020

The polls are open! It’s that awesome time of year where we ask “what was your favorite” with the Family Favorites nominations. Each year, we...

Little Free Libraries: Open books thrive in Toledo

With the rise of technology, demand may diminish for a good, old-fashioned paperback book. In a world obsessed with rushing and multitasking, a good book, that begs for focused attention, slows us down and limits outside distractions feels like a breath of fresh air.

Head of Class 2021

Behind every great school is a great leader. The Toledo area is fortunate to have some wonderful schools with passionate educators who strive daily...

Health and Wellness

SPECIAL ADVERTISING SECTION Let’s face it. 2020 was a tough year that created anxiety surrounding our health. With a new year ahead of us, we...


Toledo Area Parent January GIVEAWAY – Flower Garden Build and Spin!

Young engineers can get their garden in gear with Flower Garden Build & Spin (ages 2+) from Learning Resources! Hands-on construction and colorful garden...