Cincinnati Family Magazine

Make Life Easier with a Baby

Life with a new baby is often overwhelming, but some things can be simplified to make things go more smoothly.


“THINGS TO DO” TAKES THE GOLD National Awards Banquet “THINGS TO DO” is THE BEST family calendar in town according to the Missouri School of Journalism judges headed up by Professor Daryl Moen. National awards were given out last month at the Parenting Media Association’s annual award’s banquet. Cincinnati Family and NKY Family raked in… Read more »

eos is Spring Smoothness for Lips

The eos spring collection is here and reveals its unique tiny mountain of lip balm inside each cute little sphere! The eos Smooth Sphere Lip Balm Spring Collection It’s Evolution of Smooth (eos)! My sister absolutely LOVES this lip balm. And, since I was in need of something fresh and new, I tried it out for… Read more »

Catch’em Being Good

“Toddlers and little kids aren’t always little angels in public,” says Ann Douglas, a mother of four and author of The Mother of All Baby Books: The Ultimate Guide to Your Baby’s First Year (John Wiley & Sons; $15.99). But you can help them to want to be good if you can catch’em being good and reward… Read more »

Monitoring Video Games

Kids just can’t stop playing Minecraft?! Come on Mom and Dad. Monitoring video games is the battle you MUST win on the parenting frontier these days. Plenty of kids are awash in media — let’s face it, most of us are. But adults didn’t grow up facing the same numbers as today’s kids: The typical… Read more »

Fuzzy Clovers

If you can’t find a real four-leaf clover, make one! These fuzzy clovers are easy, but they do require the help of an adult. What You’ll Need Fuzzy little balls Hot glue Craft sticks What You’ll Do • As your hot glue is heating up, have your child sort the fuzzy colored balls and craft… Read more »

Car Seat Installation UPDATE!

Car Seat Installation Update!  New guidelines regarding LATCH systems are now in effect for children weighing 65 pounds or more. Just when you thought you’d earned your car seat installation badge, a new regulation has come into effect. This time the new guideline affects LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) anchors. The National Highway… Read more »


The 17th annual Canstruction contest kicks off March 4 with teams of architects, engineers and designers building huge sculptures out of canned goods!

Ballet Toybox is a Fun Intro for Kids

Cincinnati Ballet restages Ballet Toybox, a family-friendly program featuring Cincinnati Ballet’s Second Company dancers for one performance only, March 30.

Poppy Drops Tattoo Earrings

Poppy Drops tattoo earrings will have your little girl smiling — and you don’t have to pierce her ears! Ear piercing for little girls can be an “iffy” subject, but now it doesn’t have to be: hello Poppy Drops! Temporary tattoo earrings made from all-natural vegetable dyes can be applied easily to your little girl’s… Read more »

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