Cincinnati Family Magazine

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 | newbornfree.com | $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 »

Ruffled Heart Magnet


Make something special for Valentine’s Day. This ruffled heart magnet is just the thing for hanging pretty pictures, cards and more on the fridge. It’s also a great gift for teachers! What You’ll Need Round wooden discs (found at Lowe’s) Small magnets Hot glue Heart stickers Ribbon What You’ll Do Parents, carefully pleat and glue… Read more »

Keep Baby Bottles Warmze


The Warmze technique to keep baby bottles warm is fantastic. It’s easy and requires no electricity or battery power. Portable Bottle Warmer Warmze | warmze.com |$14.99 I can’t tell you how many times I was out with my little baby and needed to warm a bottle. I would find the nearest restroom and run hot… Read more »

Earthy Wood Coasters


Did you know that Lowe’s has craft wood, too! We found these circle wood pieces for pretty cheap. Here’s the earthy wood coasters craft we made with them. What You’ll Need Wood circle pieces Foam sheet Glue (preferably hot glue) Scissors Moss What You’ll Do Glue your circles to the foam sheet starting at the… Read more »

Sausage Pizza


Sausage Pizza   Ingredients: 1 package (19 ounces) Italian sausage links or (16 ounces) ground Italian sausage 1 cup pizza sauce 1/2 cup green pepper, chopped 1/2 cup red pepper, chopped 1 small can black olives 1-1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided fresh basil 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil Directions: Remove sausage from casing… Read more »

Toddlers and Sleep


Toddlers may not sleep the way you want them to, or go to bed as easily as you think they should … because of a little thing called melatonin. “No! No! I don’t wanna go to sweep!” your 3-year old may whine when you decide to start his bedtime routine. It’s a typical night at… Read more »

Old T-Shirt = New Headband


Turn those old T-shirts into cute headbands for kids. What You’ll Need Old T-shirt Scissors What You’ll Do Grab a T-shirt you’ll never use again and a pair of scissors. Cut three strips across the bottom of the shirt. Cut one little strip from the shirt and thread it through the folded ends of your… Read more »

School Open Houses


Bethany School 555 Albion Ave. | 513-771-7462 | bethanyschool.org Sunday, Feb. 9, 2 – 4 p.m. Children’s Meeting House Montessori 927 O’Bannonville Road, Loveland | 513-683-4757 | cmhschool.com Sunday, Jan. 26, 2 – 4 p.m. Cincinnati Christian Schools 7474 Morris Road, Hamilton | 513-892-8500 | cincinnatichristian.org Sunday, Jan. 26, 2 p.m. Cincinnati  Hills Christian Academy… Read more »

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