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Halloween Slideshow

Halloween Happenings in Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky

Halloween Happenings in Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Halloween is just around the corner and we've put together a list of … [read more]

Corn Maze at Blooms & Berries

Greater Cincinnati Fall Festivals and Farm Fun

Greater Cincinnati Fall Festivals, Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches and Farm Fun Three  years ago when we decided to put together a post about … [read more]

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Indoor Trick or Treating Options for Greater Cincinnati

The forecast does not look good for trick or treating on Halloween night this year, folks. I mean, 50% chance of rain or even SNOW? After … [read more]

Places To Go:


Camp Ernst puts the Family in CAMP

I'm a CAMP-person, growing up a Girl Scout, CAMP was a huge part of my childhood. A place I gained independence and a rich love of the … [read more]


Rough River Dam State Park, Kentucky

Sometimes a big summer vacation is just not in the cards for my family of six.  Trips to the beach are lots of fun, but can be quite … [read more]


Kids Night Out at YMCA Camp Kern

We've had lots of family together time recently.  The holidays were in full swing and we enjoyed a long two week winter break.  I love being … [read more]

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Good Eats:

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Grateful Grahams

As children, our parents encouraged us each to follow our dreams. Be it to be a fire fighter, an astronaut or a veterinarian, our parents … [read more]

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Troy’s Café – A Welcome Addition to Dining in Downtown Mason

Yes, I'm one of those people.  I take pictures of my food.  To me, a nicely plated meal is a work of art.  Someone needs to document the … [read more]

Salvadore's Pizzeria Pizza Box

Salvadore’s Pizzeria in Elsmere Kentucky

My family is always on the lookout for small, hole in the wall, home town places to eat.  We love the quaint, friendly feeling these … [read more]

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Things To Do:

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King Arthur’s Court Toys – Demo Day October 25

It's that time of year...the time that have many parents shaking in their boots: Holiday Shopping Season! If you are like me then you … [read more]

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Blue Manatee Bookstore Turns 25

We're excited to celebrate the 25th birthday of one of our favorite local bookstores and FFC advertiser blue manatee children's bookstore … [read more]

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Cucinova Kenwood Grand Opening Celebration – Giveaway

We got a sneak peek at Cucinova in Kenwood last Thursday before their big opening day on Friday, October 3 and we loved every minute of … [read more]

The Great Outdoors:


All Inclusive Playgrounds in Greater Cincinnati

What kid doesn't love a playground?  There are so many wonderful playgrounds and park systems in Greater Cincinnati that you could probably … [read more]

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Perfect Parks: Highfield Discovery Garden, Cincinnati

If you have never experienced the magic of the Highfield Discovery Garden, I highly recommend you do, especially if you have young … [read more]

Washington Park Slide

Perfect Parks: Downtown’s Washington Park

Last week HUMANA presented Washington Park officials with a check for $25, 000 to help with the construction of the new children's area so … [read more]

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Local & Regional Outings:


Exploring Ludlow Avenue

Exploring Ludlow Avenue Whew, for the last month my girls and I have made the trek to Clifton (from Mason) every Monday & Wednesday.  … [read more]

Parents Guide to Traveling to Disney

Guest Post: Planning a Disney Vacation – Best Ways to Get There

“Mouse Magic for the Queen City" Planning a Disney vacation for your family can be a huge task, but one that many of us endure so that … [read more]

Parents Guide to Traveling to Disney

Guest Post: Planning a Disney Family Vacation – When to Go?

Planning a Disney vacation for your family can be a huge (at lets be honest, overwhelming) task, but one that many of us endure so that our … [read more]

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