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Battelle Darby Creek Nature Center

The Battelle Darby Creek Nature Center was recommended by a few of my friends, and I am so glad I took that recommendation. Over our winter break the kids and I checked it out and it is fabulous! Full of interesting and interactive displays, informational games for the kids, and lots of living and taxidermy [...]

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Homesteading Mentor Program at City Folk’s Farm Shop

What I love the most about homesteading is that it takes us back to our roots. We live in a fast-paced overly processed world; and frankly, I believe everyone could benefit from slowing down a bit and leaning into more sustainable ways of living. It is easier than you think, and making a few changes [...]

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Mark Your Calendar: Fall Fun on the Farms

I cannot believe it is that time of year again! Many farms in Central Ohio create a playground of fun for families during the months of September and October. Think corn mazes, animals, pumpkins, giant slides, zip lines, hay barns, and cider. Kids of all ages will have a terrific time! Be sure to check [...]

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Jack Florance Pool in Delaware, OH

This summer I vowed to take my kids to the pool more often. They love the water, and there are lots of great public pools in Central Ohio. One little gem my mom made me privy to is Jack Florance Pool at Mingo Park in Delaware. We loved this pool! The area for younger kids [...]

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EnterTRAINment Junction in Cincinnati, OH

Train lovers unite! EnterTRAINment Junction in Cincinnati is some serious model train fun. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I walked in the place. The entrance resembled a train depot, there were model and toy trains everywhere, and the place was brimming with excited children of all ages. EnterTRAINment Junction is located in West Chester [...]

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Ohio State Fair and Ohio Poultry Association

We had the good fortune to spend the day with the CEO and associates from the Ohio Poultry Association at the Ohio State Fair this passed week. We learned interesting egg and poultry facts and got to eat delicious Ohio eggs cooked to perfection. After the egg-tastic breakfast, my buddy Rachel over at Harmonious Homestead [...]

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Indian Run Falls Park in Dublin, OH

I can’t believe I grew up in Dublin and never knew about this little gem! Did you know there were waterfalls in Dublin? Indian Run Falls Park is located across from the US Post Office at 700 Shawan Falls Drive in downtown Dublin.  The park has a few picnic tables, a beautifully maintained path for [...]

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