Cincinnati Family Magazine

Growth Spurts 101

Why is Baby suddenly eating more, sleeping less and feeling cranky? Surprise! She’s growing. Comes a time with your baby that she’s suddenly eating more, needing more, growing more! Learn how to recognize what’s going on and when so you can be ready to meet her needs. Babies experience one of up to five growth spurts during… Read more »

Grilled Chicken Pineapple Sliders

Grilled Chicken Pineapple Sliders Ingredients 1 lemon, juiced 1 lime, juiced 1 tablespoon cider vinegar salt and pepper to taste Three skinless, boneless chicken breasts, cut in half Six pineapple rings Two tablespoons teriyaki sauce Six Hawaiian bread rolls, split and toasted Six lettuce leaves, rinsed and dried Six red onion slices   Directions Whisk… Read more »

Chicken with Artichokes and Angel Hair

Chicken with Artichokes and Angel Hair Pasta   Ingredients Coarse salt and ground pepper 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 8 thin chicken cutlets (about 1 1/2 pounds total) 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth 1 can (14 ounces) artichoke hearts packed in water, rinsed, drained, and quartered 2 tablespoons rinsed and drained capers… Read more »

Confidence Boosters for Kids

Ditch the empty praise and start giving your kids opportunities to help them grow inwardly, experts say. Busy moms and dads who want to try and boost their child’s confidence may often toss out compliments and praise just for the heck of it, only those empty-handed efforts are to no avail. If you REALLY want… Read more »

How to Spot a Drowning Child

When a child’s in trouble in the water, she’s more likely to be quiet than hollering for help. Learn about drowning prevention. When it comes to children in bodies of water, splashing and horsing around is almost always a GOOD sign. It’s the silent head-just-above-the-water kids you need to keep an eye on. Here’s hot… Read more »

Easy Metal Relief Art

Those really pretty, metal relief pictures can easily be done at home … without using metal! What You’ll Need Foil tape Card stock or any surface to cover Blunt object (bottom of paintbrush, dull pencil, etc.) What You’ll Do Take your foil tape and cut a piece to fit the area you want to cover…. Read more »

Drink from the Bubi

The Bübi Bottle that is. A fun new way to drink water from a reusable container! Bübi | 14 oz bottle $16.99; 22 oz bottle $24.99 When it comes to getting kids to drink more water, handing them a bottle of water from the store is just not as … fun. So, give the Bübi a… Read more »


Ingredients for Goulash 2 pounds lean ground beef 2 large yellow onions, chopped 3 cloves garlic, chopped 3 cups water 2 (15 ounce) cans tomato sauce 2 (14.5 ounce) cans diced tomatoes 3 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons dried Italian herb seasoning 3 bay leaves 1 tablespoon seasoned salt, or to taste 2 cups uncooked… Read more »

Mark It With Ribbon Bookmarks

You can easily create personalized ribbon bookmarks for you or to give as gifts. Ribbon bookmarks are a fun way to keep your place in your favorite reading book. These colorful bookmarks are different and add a special touch. What You Need Ribbon (varying colors and sizes) Hotglue Wooden disc Hair band What You Do… Read more »

Play Space for Babies

You always need options for your baby’s curiosity. Skip * Hop’s Playspots and Funspot Activity pieces make a delightful play space for babies. Have you seen the Playspot Foam Tiles? These inner-locking foam pieces make for a great new way to provide a play space for babies, but now you can take it even one step… Read more »

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