Cincinnati Family Magazine

Cook Healthier with T-Fal OptiGrill


We love to grill, but sometimes the weather doesn’t cooperate. Try a healthier grilling with the T-Fal OptiGrill. T-fal OptiGrill bedbathandbeyond.com | $179.99 Guys love to grill, right? And they hate it when it rains on the day they decide to do so. If he can’t grill in the outdoors, send him inside and let him… Read more »

Rockin’ Robots


What can you do with a bunch of skipping stones you found in the creek. A LOT! But here’s one idea. What You Need Flat rocks from the creek bed Silver paint Paint brush Lots of other bright colors of paint (or nail polish) What You Do Gather  lots of flat rocks while you’re out… Read more »

No More Whining!


Just about now kids are getting cabin fever from all of summer’s endlessness. But when whining sets in, parents can get testy. Here’s how to keep kids from becoming pests. With summer in full swing, whiney kids can sometimes push moms to the brink. Just don’t let that whining get your little ones what they want… Read more »

Patriotic Headband


This patriotic headband is an easy craft for kids and will add to their festive flair for your Fourth of July celebration! This is a pretty fast and easy craft to make for the Fourth of July! Your daughter will surely love this patriotic headband, too. What You Need Foam sticker sheets Scissors Plain plastic… Read more »

3 Keys to a Happy Child


Happy, optimistic children are the product of happy, optimistic homes. It seems more than anything else, parents want their children to be happy. But with all of the challenges kids and parents face, happiness is not just a given. Some kids are naturally happy and some are not, right? Not so fast … While temperament… Read more »

Growth Spurts 101


Why is Baby suddenly eating more, sleeping less and feeling cranky? Surprise! She’s growing. Comes a time with your baby that she’s suddenly eating more, needing more, growing more! Learn how to recognize what’s going on and when so you can be ready to meet her needs. Babies experience one of up to five growth spurts during… Read more »

Grilled Chicken Pineapple Sliders


Grilled Chicken Pineapple Sliders Ingredients 1 lemon, juiced 1 lime, juiced 1 tablespoon cider vinegar salt and pepper to taste Three skinless, boneless chicken breasts, cut in half Six pineapple rings Two tablespoons teriyaki sauce Six Hawaiian bread rolls, split and toasted Six lettuce leaves, rinsed and dried Six red onion slices   Directions Whisk… Read more »

Chicken with Artichokes and Angel Hair


Chicken with Artichokes and Angel Hair Pasta   Ingredients Coarse salt and ground pepper 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 8 thin chicken cutlets (about 1 1/2 pounds total) 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth 1 can (14 ounces) artichoke hearts packed in water, rinsed, drained, and quartered 2 tablespoons rinsed and drained capers… Read more »

Confidence Boosters for Kids


Ditch the empty praise and start giving your kids opportunities to help them grow inwardly, experts say. Busy moms and dads who want to try and boost their child’s confidence may often toss out compliments and praise just for the heck of it, only those empty-handed efforts are to no avail. If you REALLY want… Read more »

How to Spot a Drowning Child


When a child’s in trouble in the water, she’s more likely to be quiet than hollering for help. Learn about drowning prevention. When it comes to children in bodies of water, splashing and horsing around is almost always a GOOD sign. It’s the silent head-just-above-the-water kids you need to keep an eye on. Here’s hot… Read more »

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