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

Troy pretzel chicken for FFC

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 creativity and mouthwatering goodness that is on that plate. Especially, since the honeymoon doesn’t last long. You only see the beauty for a fleeting moment since 1)… [read more]

Mason Heritage & Bicycle Festival this Saturday, Sept. 13

Festivals of Mason Parade

There’s something to be said for hometown pride and this weekend Festivals of Mason and the City of Mason are ready to showcase our hometown.  It’s a day filled with a wonderful parade, children laughing, neighborly greetings, good eats and plenty of family fun.  Festivals of Mason works hard every year to make sure that our… [read more]

Win tickets to see Acting Up’s “Once Upon a Mattress”. (CLOSED)

Once Upon a Mattress poster

One of the great things about living in Greater Cincinnati is the opportunity to experience the arts with your kids.  I think they become even more engaged and excited when they can see their peers participating.  One local young performers theater group really gives youth a chance to shine.  Acting Up  not only produces a full… [read more]

New Year’s Eve Family Fun

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New Year’s Eve – a time to ring out the  old year and celebrate the new. Make sure you check out our list of family fun events that happen all day and into the night! The Ball on the Square — Oakley Time: 8pm – 1 a.m. Cost: Free Information for 2013 has not yet… [read more]

2013 Holiday Happenings Up North – Mason/Deerfield Township

Lifetime Turkey Day Race

Holiday events happening north of Cincinnati. The holiday season is here.  There are so many festivities throughout Greater Cincinnati, that we thought we would focus on some of the holiday events happening north of Cincinnati.  This week we are featuring my hometown of Mason & Deerfield Township.  The events are listed in chronological order to… [read more]

Cones for the Cure – Honoring the memory of Elena & raising $$ for cancer research!

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“Do you ever know when you are experiencing a miracle? I guess I just expected more – maybe a flash of light, a clap of thunder or a visit from an angel. But, maybe, just maybe, the angel is right here next to me.” – Keith Desserich, “Notes Left Behind“. I recently met the founder… [read more]

The Beach Waterpark

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After closing unexpectedly a few years back, The Beach Waterpark is back and better than ever!  The Beach had it’s Grand (re)Opening on May 18th and they are ready for swimmers from across the tri-state to come have a day of fun at the park…or heck, even a whole summer’s worth of fun!  Get those… [read more]