The winners and finalists for the 2019 Best of Parenting Awards came through YOUR votes! Thank you, readers, for participating! Many thanks to all the businesses and services who support parents and Cincinnati Family!
OPEN COCKPIT DAYSat Nov 16
Tri-State Warbird Museum , Batavia
WILD KRATTS LIVE 2.0Sat Nov 23
Aronoff Center , Cincinnati
TURKEY SCAVENGER HUNTToday: Nov 14
Cincinnati Fire Museum , Cincinnati
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA @ DAVE & BUSTER’SSat Dec 7
Dave & Buster's , Springdale
WATER WONDERLAND WITH SCUBA SANTAFri Nov 29
Newport Aquarium, Newport
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTSSat Nov 16
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati
ANTIQUE CHRISTMASToday: Nov 14
Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati
MEAN GIRLSToday: Nov 14
14 Thu Nov
The stockings are hung with care and the halls have all been decked; come celebrate the holidays with Taft’s annual display of antique ornaments, toys and decorations!
Recognizing that your child’s behavior may not be typical is difficult — especially if it’s your first child.
Age: All ages
Put your busy schedule on hold as often as possible and just sit and play with your kids!
Safety and comfort should be your goals when it comes to Baby’s sleep.
Prepping for kindergarten is more important than ever. Here’s what you — and more importantly, your child — need to know.
Find out what’s really going on if your child is going for help frequently.
Insist on the arts for your kids! Thomas Jefferson said a good education must include academics, athletics AND arts!
How you want to feed your baby really depends on you and your baby’s needs and lifestyle. Take the route that makes you and your baby happy!
No parent is perfect, we have all raised our voices more often than we wanted. Now is the time to bring awareness and stop yelling at our children. Here’s how.
Our bodies simply don’t function the way they should if they aren’t properly hydrated. The problem is, kids aren’t really aware of that. You have to teach it!
What is a natural childbirth? Do you need a doula or midwife to go natural? Not exactly. If this is the route you and your partner are ready to take, just remember, you CAN do it!
Whether you're expecting or your best friend is about to pop, we gathered some fun ways to make it an even bigger surprise!
If your child has a food allergy or asthma, he will eventually need to self-manage. Here’s where you come in.
It’s about what the birthday kid wants, not the matching napkins and tablecloths. Keep it about your growing birthday kid this year!
The kids are fed and tucked in by 8 p.m. — but what about mom? A well-nourished, rested mama is the foundation of a healthy family.
Exercising with a bun in the oven is good for you mentally and physically — and it just may make your labor go quicker, too!
A simple annual eye exam is the solution for catching issues in your child’s eyesight.
We rounded up our favorite essential baby items to get you rockin’ and rollin’ in no time!
Busy routines and technology can zap our attention. Remember: to kids, time with YOU is precious.
Pregnancy brings joy, love ... and eating limitations. What exactly is safe for you to eat for your growing baby? It can be confusing! Luckily, we have your eating guide right here.
Be ready for anything by learning CPR and first aid skills — the kids, too!
We have tips and tricks you need for staying organized at home and on the go with Baby.
Getting kids to exercise is as simple as dance parties in the kitchen, strolling around the neighborhood and signing up for an active class.
The signs are clear — it’s time for the awaited toddler bed transition, but doing it right can take some trial and error. Take it from a triplet mom.
The REAL summer camp experience is found at sleep-away camps. Make no mistake: Your child will grow in independence, experience new and exciting adventures and love, love, love seeing you at the end of his session — for all the RIGHT reasons!
You want the BEST education possible for your child, but can you swing it? The answer is “Yes,” so it’s time to roll up your sleeves.
Prepare for your new bundle of joy!
Safe sleep should be the first thing on your mind every time you put your baby down to sleep.
We get it - breastfeeding is hard! We’ve got answers to your questions to help make your nursing journey easier.
Your kids will love the feel, touch and experience of toys with a visit to King Arthur’s Court this season.
One great way of helping kids to “see” the world around them — and to help them develop empathy for others — is in service. It’s a great time of year for giving back.
Age: All ages