Snowflakes for Sandy Hook

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As parents, we were heartbroken when we learned of the tragedy that occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.  Our nation has grieved for the young lives lost and for the teachers and administrators who died protecting their students.  We were also left wondering if there is anything we can do to reach out… [read more]

Greater Cincinnati Family Fun this Weekend

Skating Fountain Square

Does anyone else feel like they are in a holiday whirlwind this month?  We are winding down from our holiday celebrations with family & friends, cleaning up the wrapping paper, shoveling the snow, and wearing our pajamas all day long…it’ wonderful, but  I feel like after another day or so of this we are going… [read more]

Last-Minute Holiday Shopping Ideas

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I am a procrastinator. I admit it. This character flaw permeates many areas of my life, especially holiday shopping. I usually get most of my gifts for family and friends in the final days before Christmas, from a combination of online retailers and local stores. If you’re in a similar situation, don’t despair! You still… [read more]

What’s Up This Weekend – Family Fun in Greater Cincinnati (Dec. 21-23)

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It’s the last weekend before Christmas and there’s plenty of holiday festive fun to experience in the Tri-State.  Whether you enjoy caroling, trains, pictures with Santa, or live performances of a holiday classic, The Nutcracker, we’ve got a list of events to keep you entertained.  We want to wish you a very Merry Christmas and… [read more]

YO GABBA GABBA! LIVE! GET THE SILLIES OUT! TOUR (Closed)

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This contest is now closed.  Congratulations to Kasey who said “Our favorite character is Brobee and our favorite guest star is Weird All Yankovic”.  Check your in box Kasey!  You have 24 hours to respond.  Thank you to everyone who entered!  When Yo Gabba Gabba! comes on and DJ Lance and his crew start singing… [read more]

Holiday Date Night Idea from Enjoy The Arts

Cincy Shakes

Enjoy the Arts: Connecting you with the region’s best arts and entertainment. Hilarious Entertainment for Holiday Lovers & Grinches Alike The holiday season is an ideal time to hit the town for a date night with your sweetheart. This month, shake things up with some festive adult fun. For an entertaining date night full of… [read more]

Greater Cincinnati Family Fun this Weekend (Dec 14-16)

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There are just way too many fun things going on around Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky this holiday season!  Check out this list, and then sit down with the family and make a game plan…see how many fun holiday adventures you can squeeze into one weekend! SATURDAY Snow Globe Craft at the Carrico/Ft. Thomas branch of… [read more]

Family Fun for New Year’s Eve 2012

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New Year’s Eve – a time to ring out the  old year and celebrate the new. My husband and I love to spend our last night of the year with our kids doing something crazy fun. The definition of “crazy fun” sure has changed in the past 10 years of parenthood, but we’re okay with… [read more]

Shop Local :: Landwehr Hardware & Toys

Landwehr Slideshow

This Christmas season I have been trying very hard to do the majority of my gift shopping at small businesses and locally owned stores.  Last week I asked our awesome readers on the Family Friendly Cincinnati Facebook page what their favorite locally owned toy stores were.  And one reader mentioned a store that I love,… [read more]