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Nifty Nature Spots

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Have a ball with the kids as you get into nature together. Check out these top spots and events in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

Prepare Your Child … And Yourself for Camp!

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For parents, the most heart-racing, adrenalin pumping moments happen when you let go and watch your child try something on his or her own. The moment the training wheels come off, the first trip down the driveway on the skateboard, the time our children ride the school bus – these are more than just memories,… Read more »

Carolina Beach: Let’s Go Camping!

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W hen we told the kids we were going camping, they jumped up and down with excitement. When we mentioned it would be on the beach, they started squealing. Camping and going to the beach are two of their most favorite things to do. That’s why we anticipated a great family vacation in Wilmington, N.C.,… Read more »

Why Day Camp?

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Why Day Camp? By Marla Coleman  Children learn life skills that become habits of the heart. Another mother wrote that the family was on a ski trip. The son got to the top of a steep hill and started to panic. The mom said, “What would you do if you were at camp?” and he… Read more »

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s Season Lineup is Here!

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The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati recently announced their 2017 – 2018 season line-up, and it’s loaded with fantastic productions!  From a boy that won’t grow up to a magical nanny, the Taft Theatre will be home to Peter Pan JR. in October, Cinderella in December, Madagascar: A Musical Adventure in February 2018, and Mary Poppins… Read more »

Sweet Traditions: Celebrating Valentine’s Day With Kids

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Here are some great ideas from our editors and writers to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your little ones! In spite of the fact that we’re both adults, my mom and I still put together Valentine’s Day bags for each other that are loaded with goodies. While my bag is probably easy to compile, because I… Read more »

A Valentine’s Escape Plan for Parents

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We had less than ten minutes left to solve the crime. We dashed around the room, raising lanterns to see the suspects. “Who did it?” “Where’s the guy with the mustache?” “No, not that one. It’s not him.”   We made our desperate search at the Cincinnati Escape Room during our “221B Baker Street” adventure…. Read more »

Indoor Winter Fun Guide

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Stay warm with the kids at a place where adventure runs wild!  Check out these cool activities around town.     FROM THE HEART Enjoy some special Valentine’s Day themed activities with your little one!   On Feb. 9 at 10:30 a.m., head to the Contemporary Arts Center (44 E. Sixth St.) to celebrate the… Read more »

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