Amanda Ciani Amanda Ciani

Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).

Things We Like: Chicco Fit4 4-in-1 Car Seat


The Chicco Fit4 4-in-1 Convertible Car Seat is perfect from day one through year 10!    Spring is right around the corner. With its arrival also comes sunshine-y afternoons, days spent playing outside, flowers blooming and maybe even some spring cleaning. During a recent sunshine-y morning, I decided to do some spring cleaning – it… Read more »

‘SHIPWRECK: Realm of the Eels’


If your kids are fascinated by buried treasure and mysterious sunken ships, you won’t want to miss this new exhibit headed to the Newport Aquarium!

Things We Like: KeaBabies


Looking for a one-stop shop for everything baby related? KeaBabies sells all of the essentials for baby and mom – from bibs and burp cloths to brushes, and backpacks and every accessory in between!

Indoor Family Fun!


Fight cabin fever with some indoor fun for everyone; enjoy some great local excursions that are perfect for the winter months. Check our our list of boredom busters, below: Art -Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati | cincinnatiartmuseum.org Along with tons of amazing arts, be sure to check out the Rosenthal Education Center… Read more »

It’s Maple Syrup Time!


February sure is a sweet month! Grab the kids and learn all about sticky, sweet maple syrup during one of these ultra-sappy, maple-themed events.

Birthday Parties at the Children’s Theatre!


The newly remodeled Children’s Theater of Cincinnati now offers birthday party packages for kids! Parties include character appearances, a party host, themed decorations, activities and favors. Themes include palace, superhero, galactic hero, broadway, popstar and and more themes are going to be added to help celebrate your children’s birthdays in-style. Learn more by calling 513-569-8080… Read more »

Newsy Fit Bits


February is American Heart month! Keep all the hearts you love healthy by getting some exercise into your lives.

Mom Report: Cirque du Soleil’s AXEL


Jaw dropping aerial acts! Flips! Twists! Live music! Fire! Ice!    Cirque do Soleil’s 2nd ever ice skating show, Axel, is hitting Heritage Bank Center (100 Broadway) this weekend (Jan 24 – 26). Discounted tickets are available at cirquedusoleil.com/axel   My son and I had the chance to see Axel and we were definitely “wowed”…. Read more »

Krohn Conservatory: Bloom & Grow


Step inside from the cold and find yourself immersed in a whimsical and wonderful world of vibrant hues and budding life; Krohn Conservatory’s Spring Show is Bloom & Grow and it is full of family fun!  Blossoming tulips and daffodils add playful bursts of color, while Krohn’s gorgeous citrus trees remind us that with Spring… Read more »

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