Cincinnati Family Magazine

Frogglez Goggles

Kids love wearing swim goggles in the pool but those pesky goggle straps come apart making adjusting a nightmare. Give Frogglez Goggles a try. Designed by a dad who was tired of goggle problems, fun and smart new Frogglez (need no adjusting!) come in blue, green or pink so they’re cool, fun and worry-free. Designed… Read more »

Valentine Card Holder

Just about everyone is gearing up for Valentine’s Day at the schools. Has your child made his/her Valentine card holder for school? Here’s one for a girl that is super cute and easy to do. What You’ll Need Empty Box (we used an oatmeal package box) Scrapbook paper Glue Scissors Embellishments (ribbon, shapes, stickers, hearts,… Read more »

Catch Valentines in a Chair Backer

Your kid can remember you even as the Valentine’s Day cards are given out at school because of this lovely chair backer catching them all. Envelope Chair Backer Pottery Barn Kids | | $19 Your child’s reminded of how much you love him when he uses this adorable Valentine holder. Thirteen inches wide and nine inches… Read more »

8 Secrets to Raising Happy Kids

Happiness is a state of mind. There are simple steps you can take to get there. Want your children to be happy? Christine Carter, sociologist and author of Raising Happiness: 10 Simple Steps for More Joyful Kids and Happier Parents can tell you a thing or two about it. Here are 8 secrets to raising happy kids:… Read more »

Light Up Your Valentine

This Bright Light heart pillow is just the thing for your child to cuddle up to on Valentine’s Day as a reminder of your warmth and love. Bright Light Pillow Pink Beating Heart Idea Village | | $19.99 Forget the night light and give your child a heart … a glowing, pillow heart that is. Filled… Read more »

Safe Smartphone Set Up for Kids

You’ve given in and gotten your child a smartphone, but hold on a sec. Don’t just give it to him and walk away. Safe smartphone set up for kids is important. Here’s what you should do: • Choose a password together so you can both access the device. • Set up his Contacts with key… Read more »

Sweet Maple Sugar

Travel back in time to the 1850s during Sugar Camp to learn how to make maple sugar syrup and more.

Local Attractions at a Great Price

During the month of February, two kids ages 12 and younger get in free with each adult paying full price at the Newport Aquarium (1 Aquarium Way, Newport). Watch a dive show, pet a shark and get a look at two white alligators, Snowball and Snowflake, before they leave at the end of the month…. Read more »

Breastfeeding Mom Must Haves

Breastfeeding mothers … you’ll want these must haves! Cool products to ease breastfeeding sessions with Baby. Bliss Feeding Pillow Born Free | | $59.99 This comfy nursing pillow puts Baby at just the right height — no more bending over. It also features removable parts so you can customized the height, making this a three-stage nursing… Read more »

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