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Mom Report: Hologate at Lazer Kraze

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As the temperatures keep rising this summer, head on over to Lazer Kraze in Mason and heat up your gaming skills. Lazer Kraze has something for everyone, they have a trampoline park, laser tag, arcade games, and a new virtual reality game called Hologate. They also have a wallet-friendly concession stand. We recently headed over… Read more »

Play-Doh Playsets

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Play-Doh.   It’s ageless.  It’s fun.   It’s perfect for any age. There is something so calming about transforming a blob of nothing and rolling it out and creating colorful works of art.  Of course, my youthful attempts never looked like the perfectly crafted ideas on the box, but it was fun trying. The fun still continues… Read more »

Storytime In the Park

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The Boone County Public Library and Boone County Parks have teamed up to bring families stories in the park all summer long.  Story time begins at 10 a.m. each Thursday now through September 27 at varying Boone County Parks, and are ideal for ages 2 – 5.  Plus, be sure to stick around for some… Read more »

20 Years at the Children’s Museum

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Help celebrate 20 years of learning and fun when Duke Energy Children’s Museum throws a party! Head to the museum on Saturday, June 23, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. for activities and tours of the updated Woods and Kids’ Town.  Kids can have a ball in the Energy Zone, unleash their creativity in KidSPACE… Read more »

Growth Indicators at Kings Island

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Every year my children’s amazing pediatrician measures their height, weight, and developmental growth, but he has been “missing” the Kings Island Growth Indicator. So, okay…I have made this up, but at our first trip to KI this year, I realized how much the park can show me how much my kids have grown. Kings Island… Read more »

Take a Break While Shopping

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Heading to the Cincinnati Premium Outlets this summer?  Dreading that moment when your children have had enough?  Starting in July, you’ll have a spot to let them work off some energy in the new 800-square-foot green space, complete with outdoor games like giant Jenga, life-sized chess, and cornhole.  Play a game, or grab a set… Read more »

Barre on the Bridge

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Cincinnati’s 3rd Annual Barre on the Bridge is set for Saturday, June 30, 2018 on the Purple People Bridge. This massive, community fitness event is FREE and open to the public, and is all in support of a good cause. Anyone wanting to enjoy a day of fun and fitness is invited to register in… Read more »

Mom Report: Franklin Park

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Step into a whimsical forest of discovery at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Garden’s newest feature, the Scotts Miracle-Gro Children’s Garden. From the moment kids enter the two-acre garden through the children’s special forest archway, they are swept away to an enchanted world. All of your child’s senses will be delighted by the lush local… Read more »

Gifts for Dad

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My husband is one of those men who has everything he wants, and needs. I struggle to find my husband gifts for his birthday, our anniversary, and other holidays. My go-to gifts are typically related to his favorite sports teams, his job (he is a teacher), or our shared TV and music interests. He has… Read more »

On Nap Time Struggles

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Once upon a time I had my first child and they took a two-hour nap and slept ten hours each night without waking up.  Then I had a second child and both of them napped at the same time and slept through the night.  Life was good and I felt like I had it made. … Read more »

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