Holiday Light Displays

2013 Holiday

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, how lovely are your twinkling lights. I know those aren’t the right words, but isn’t it true? How can you not be happy when looking at all of the hard work someone has put into a light display? It’s made solely for the purpose of bringing others joys. And… [read more]

Holiday Light Displays 2012

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When I was a little girl, my Grandpa loved driving around and looking at Christmas lights. This is the stuff memories are made of — and for that I am very thankful. He used to pick us up in this motor home (yes, his motor home) and we would charge around in the back racing… [read more]

The Splattered Platter

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Do you and your family enjoy painting and creating together?  Well, if you live near the Middletown area there is a new place for you to  do just that.  It’s called The Splattered Platter.  I cannot begin to tell you how excited I am about this place! The Splattered Platter is located in downtown Middletown… [read more]

Celebration for Olympic Gold Medalist

This is Kayla speaking this morning at my daughter's school.  She's a terrific speaker.

Did your family watch the Olympics?  I know mine did!  During the Olympics, I made sure to highlight the people who were from the Cincinnati area.  I felt it helped make a connection with my kids and they were more involved in learning about the whatever sport it was. However, the Olympian that got them… [read more]

Family Fun This Weekend (July 13-15)

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Rain Rain Go Away…rumors of rain are in the forecast, let’s hope it misses us as we head into a wonderful jam-packed weekend in Cincinnati. ALL WEEKEND This is it folks – the butterflies at the International Butterfly Show are leaving on a jetplane after Sunday so SEE THEM THIS WEEKEND! The Clinton County Fair… [read more]

Time to Get ‘Carded” at The Library

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We all know how important it is to get our children reading, and for them to enjoy it.  Reading skills contribute to not only their success in school, but success in life. In inspiring my children to read, I have always come at it from the angle that reading allows you to going on adventures,… [read more]

Family Friendly Holiday Activities Around Cincinnati

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The holidays are finally here and it’s time to get out and make memories, perhaps even start new traditions! We’ve scoured the town to bring you some of our top picks when it comes to holiday fun. As always, if you notice we missed a great event, please share it in the comments! We wish… [read more]