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Mom Report: The Great Pumpkin Fest

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Kings Island is at it again with no tricks, just treats at The Great Pumpkin Fest. Trick-or-treating, dance parties with Snoopy and the gang, a talking pumpkin, kid’s mazes and games are just a few of the many festivities your family can enjoy. My little family ventured to Kings Island over the weekend, and we… Read more »

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Haunted Village

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The air is crisp, fall leaves crunch underfoot, and the menacing headless horseman’s laughter echoes through the forest! “Muahahahahaha!”  It is once again time for Heritage Village to transform into the Haunted Village! Each historic building takes on a spooky, not scary, new identity. Visit a haunted house, mad scientist’s lab, fortune teller’s lair, witches… Read more »

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Mom Report: Jack-O-Lantern Junction

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EnterTRAINment Junction is a unique attraction located in West Chester, OH, off of the Tylersville exit on Interstate 75. EnterTRAINment Junction has something for all ages and interests! Its name speaks for itself. Patrons are entertained in the presence of trains. It is truly one of a kind experience. Last Friday, my family went to… Read more »

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Fall Trips: Visit Fairfield County

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This year for Fall Break, I decided my family needed to embark on a little getaway. I wanted to go somewhere completely new to us, somewhere not too far away, but somewhere totally different- a change of scenery. After reading a recent Cincinnati Family Magazine article about traveling with baby (https://bit.ly/2ITH16w )I decided to look into… Read more »

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Mom Report: TCT Superman

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It’s a bird … it’s a plane … it’s Superman! The Children’s Theater of Cincinnati is showing Superman the Musical October 12 – 14. I had the opportunity to see it last week for opening weekend with my husband, 2-and-a half-year-old granddaughter, Eden, and 4-and-a-half-year-old niece, Keegan. All of the usual characters were part of… Read more »

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Fall Fest at Neltner’s Farm

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Happy October! It is time to sip a pumpkin spice latte and break out your cute boots and plaid shirts. And what harvest season would be complete without pumpkin picking and getting lost with the people you love in a corn maze? Celebrate all things autumn with your family, including pumpkins and corn mazes, during… Read more »

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National Comic Book Day

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Bang, Pow, Zap! September 25th is National Comic Book Day.  Encourage your child’s love of literature and sense of adventure when you visit one of these local comic book stores.   Arcadian Comics & Games 1810, 627 Monmouth St., Newport, Ky – 859-291- 5071 http://arcadiancomics.com   Every day is a good day for a comic… Read more »

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Mom Report: Cincinnati Park’s Preschool Series

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The fall preschool series, Adventures Under Glass at the Krohn Conservatory, consists of three parts to fit their natural theme, “Colors in Nature,” every Monday: September 10, 17 and 24. The themes are, A Green World Around Me, Brown All Around and Glorious Red. All of the little ones, 3-and-a-half – 5 years, could wear… Read more »

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Mom Report: Castle Skateland

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We go to lot of parks and do outdoor activities, which is fantastic, but sometimes it is nice to do something different especially for those hot, rainy and cold days. One day it hit me that I have not been roller skating since high school. I thought about how much fun it was and what… Read more »

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Mom Report: Skystar Ferris Wheel

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My family had the privilege of being some of the first people to ride on the Skystar Observation Wheel (55 E. Freedom Way Cincinnati, OH 45202) on opening day, Saturday September 1. The Skystar is a portable ferris wheel that has 36 gondolas, each enclosed gondola cycles four times. The views of downtown Cincinnati and… Read more »

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