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Taco Bowls with Guac-A-Salsa Salad

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Taco Bowls with Guac-A-Salsa Salad Ingredients 1 package corn tortilla chips, any brand or color (yellow, blue, red or white) will do 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil (EVOO), divided 1 1/2 pounds ground beef 2 jalapeño peppers, seeded and finely chopped 2 medium onions, chopped, divided 3-4 cloves garlic, chopped 1 tablespoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon… Read more »

Make Your Weekend Plans!

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Need some ideas for the coming weekend?  We’ve got you covered!  Check out a plethora of family friendly activities for March 25 and 26, including the opening of the Krohn Conservatory’s annual Butterfly Show!     Saturday, March 25 2017 KROHN CONSERVATORY BUTTERFLY SHOW: THE MAJESTIC MONARCH The Krohn staff has created an amazing exhibit… Read more »

Hubbard Family Swim School in Documentary

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For nearly 20 years now – since 1998 – thousands of babies, toddlers, and children from all over Arizona have learned how to swim and developed a love for the water as a result of taking lessons at the Hubbard Family Swim Schools. Under the helm of co-owners, Bob and Kathy Hubbard, their Arizona swim… Read more »

Map Your Meals

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Did you know that America imports twice as much food as it did a day ago?  What does this increased reliance on imported food mean to people around the globe who produce food? Journalist Kelsey Timmerman traveled the world to investigate that question, and will discuss what he found at 7 p.m. Friday, March 24,… Read more »

Drive Thru Errands: Not Just Fast Food

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I love to take my kids adventuring as to provide them with enriching and exciting opportunities. Nonetheless, it is also important to me to teach my kids that they do not always have to be busy and to be content at home.  When we are overscheduled they get cranky and my patience wanes fast.  For… Read more »

Self Advocacy for the Win

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The Cone just re-opened for the season, and if you have been to the Cone, you know how exciting that is! My in-laws were visiting and they treated my kids to a tasty treat. Even though it was a pretty cold and windy day, they were excited to go to one of their favorite places…. Read more »

Italian Chicken & Orzo

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Italian Chicken & Orzo Serves 6. Ingredients 1-1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces 1-1/2 small zucchini, chopped 1-1/2 (10 ounce) tubs PHILADELPHIA Italian Cheese and Herb Cooking Creme 3/4 cup chopped tomatoes 3 cups hot cooked orzo pasta Directions This recipe’s Ingredients were scaled to yield a new amount. The directions… Read more »

Mom Report: Painting With a Twist

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My youngest, Jax, and I have been growing extra close this school year. With every Friday off, we get so much extra quality time. It has been amazing watching him learn and grow over the fall and winter … but the extra day with Jax has made me feel a little off balance between my boys…. Read more »

After School Snacks at the Library

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The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County has teamed up with the Children’s Hunger Alliance to bring after-school snacks to five library branches, starting this month.  The snack service program will offer items like milk, fruit, veggies and dip, oatmeal bars, yogurt, pretzels, string cheese sticks, cereal bars and muffins, along with shelf-stable snacks… Read more »

Skidaddles is Growing!

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The Florence Skidaddles drop in childcare has added 1,000 square feet of space, a 37% expansion!  The new space will be celebrated at a free open house on March 25 fro 3 – 6 p.m. for families and for companies seeking flexible childcare options for their employees. Those who attend can win free registration and various… Read more »