Posts Tagged: family outings

Mom Report: Cincinnati Cyclones


Ninja Turtles. $1 Donatos pizza slices. Cincinnati Cyclones. OH, MY! A trip to U.S. Bank Arena for a Cincinnati Cyclones game is more than just a game. It is an event! My children were smiling as soon as we walked in … probably a little from staying up past their bedtime, but mainly because of… Read more »

Mom Report: COSI


For as long as I can remember I have loved science…except organic chemistry! I enjoy sharing this love with my littles. When we moved to Ohio I had many friends tell me that I should check out COSI. After two and a half years living in Ohio, we finally made the trek up to Columbus… Read more »

Mom Report: Mad Potter


My oldest enjoys participating in all things gross motor, but he also really enjoys sitting down and creating art. I also enjoy art and crafting, so recently on one of our mother/son dates, we went to Mad Potter in Mason. It was a nice change from our usual go, go, go schedule. I was a… Read more »

Mom Report: Jump & Jack’s


Looking for someplace to take your kiddos to burn energy out of the heat and rain?!? Jump & Jack’s is your place! Jump & Jack’s features a multilevel play area for kids! It has fun slides, things to climb, and interactive things throughout the structure. It keeps kids moving while they work on their balance,… Read more »

Mom Report: Pogo Play


Burrow through tunnels, Swing on vines, climb up mountains, A true “jungle” gym! Walking into Pogo Play (10870 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash), you are greeted by an absolutely mammoth indoor playground. There is so much to explore within the 7,600-square-foot GIANT playground; you could stay in there for hours! It has a ball maze, ropes course,… Read more »

Mom Report: A Trip to the Zoo


I am super excited about our day at the zoo! Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden located 3400 Vine St., recently hosted Macy’s Kids, Cultures, Critters and Crafts festival with $1 admission all day! Parking was still $9 but if you plan a future trip, I suggest parking on a side street for free. The Zoo… Read more »

A Super-Duper Magic Show


Mom Reporter Tina Pratt and her children recently caught Erica Carlson’s Super-Duper Magic Show at Midpointe Library in West Chester (9363 Centre Pointe Dr.; 513-777-3131 or — check out what she had to say! Erica Carlson’s “Super-Duper” magic show is engaging for all ages!  My 1-year-old was mesmerized by her balloons, puppets, and Erica’s high… Read more »

Butterflies of the Philippines


Get up close and personal with the Butterflies of the Philippines exhibit at the Krohn Conservatory (1501 Eden Park Dr.).  Presented by Macy’s, this exhibit features tons of special events, including a photo contest, an Earth Day celebration on April 22, Family Nights in May and June, and Breakfast With Butterflies on June 13 (RSVP… Read more »

Cincinnati Ballet presents Ballet Toybox


The Ballet Toybox, now in its fourth year, is a perfect introduction from the Cincinnati Ballet to the beauty and wonder of ballet for very young children.  At under an hour, and just $20 a ticket, it’s a great family outing that features CBII (Cincinnati Ballet Second Company) in a mix of ballet and storybook… Read more »

The Beach Mountain Puts the GRAND in Grand Opening!


The Beach Mountain’s (2590 Waterpark Dr., Mason) new snow tubing park is set to open on Friday, Nov. 21, and there’s plenty of prizes and fun in store!  Families check out the new park, visit with Shivers the penguin mascot, and enjoy loads of fun zooming down the snow tubing hill! The first 100 people… Read more »

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