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Abiie Huggs Baby Carrier

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This summer has been a scorcher! My 16-month-old momma’s boy has been connected to my hip, which leaves me sweaty, and my hands full. I’ve been on the market for a lightweight baby carrier to free up my hands; and when I saw the Abiie Huggs carrier, I knew I had to check it out…. Read more »

New Family Yoga Series

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Kenton County Parks & Recreation and Madison Pike Yoga are offering free, 45-minute yoga classes for the entire family!  Head to Shelterhouse 3 in Lincoln Ridge Park (420 Independence Station Road, Independence) at 10 a.m. every Friday in July.  Ages 8 and older and their adults will learn basic poses and mind/body control. Pre-registration is… Read more »

Stuff-n’-Sit (plus a giveaway!)

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At least twice a year, my boys and I comb through their toys to decide what they would like to donate to local organizations like Brighton Center. It is a great way to teach my boys that “stuff” can come and go, but actions and kindness always make a lasting impact. We sort through their… Read more »

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 »

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