Cincinnati Family Magazine

Pathway to Private School


Selecting the private school that’s right for your child is a daunting task, especially with so many options in the area. Do your homework as you make the decision on where to send your kids.

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Enchiladas


Black Bean and Sweet Potato Enchiladas, courtesy of Whole Foods Market. Ingredients: 2 large sweet potatoes, diced 1 (15-ounce) can no-salt-added diced tomatoes 2 teaspoons curry powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1 (13.4-ounce) package no-salt-added black beans, drained and rinsed 1 (5-ounce) package baby spinach, coarsely chopped 8 corn tortillas Preheat the oven to 400°F…. Read more »

Bluegrass for Babies has a New Tune!


Bluegrass for Babies, once an annual concert to raise funds for Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, has evolved into a force for children called the Healthy Roots Foundation that now provides tools, programs and other resources for children’s health research. The popular concert takes place on Saturday, Sept. 20 at Sawyer Point from 3 –… Read more »

CancerFree Kids: Krispy Kindness


CancerFREE Kids has started a new initiative to help raise awareness and funds — Krispy Kindness. Kids can bake up goodies to sell.

Breakfast for Kids


Experts say breakfast is the most important meal of the day for kids to get their brains going before their school day. Breakfast for kids can be easy and fun. Here a few ideas they are sure to dig.   PEACHY KEEN OATMEAL Ingredients: 2 cups quick cooking rolled oats 3-1/2 cups milk 1/8 teaspoon… Read more »

Envelope Pencil Holder


Make an envelope (or use a store bought one) to fashion to your binder as a pencil holder so they’re ready when it’s time for homework! This pencil holder is easy to do and a simple solution to finding a pencil when it’s time to do your homework! What You Need Envelope (or cardstock to… Read more »

Visitor Appreciation at Cincinnati Zoo


Head to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden for Visitor Appreciation Days this month, Aug. 22 – 24. Families can enjoy half-priced admission and parking to one of the top zoos in the country. Come see Cincinnati Zoo’s newest signature exhibit, Painted Dog Valley (pictured; photo courtesy of Cincinnati Zoo). General admission tickets are normally… Read more »

Shakespeare in the Park


Allow your children to immerse themselves in the works of Shakespeare … in a kid-friendly kind of way. The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company hosts performances in various venues throughout the month of August — Shakespeare in the Park — everywhere from Edgewood in Northern Kentucky to Mason and West Chester. Families can enjoy a performance of… Read more »

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