Westerville Community Center Open Gym in Westerville, OH

Westerville Community Center Open Gym in Westerville, OH

I took the kids to Westerville Community Center’s open gym so they could play, mainly because *I* didn’t want to stand in the cold (I can be a big baby when it comes to cold weather). It was only $3 per child, indoors, and there was plenty of room for the kids to run around. [...]

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Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center (MAC) in Worthington, OH

Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center (MAC) in Worthington, OH

I met this guest blogger when I was working in media relations years ago. She was a freelance producer and seriously knocked my socks off the first time I met her. She is sassy, on the ball, and can tell a story that will induce an asthma attack from laughter. I just adore her! Jill [...]

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Firefly Play Cafe in Columbus, OH

Firefly Play Cafe in Columbus, OH

Firefly Play Cafe became one of my favorite indoor play places as soon as I stepped in the door. Mainly because it is the first of its kind here in Central Ohio, but also because the space is welcoming, cheerful, and well maintained. Based off of modern play spaces similar to a few spaces in [...]

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Local Gift Idea: Trott Wood Creations

Local Gift Idea: Trott Wood Creations

Throughout the months of November and December, I am writing a few posts highlighting unique – cool – hip – fun ideas for holiday gifts. I am focusing on local artists, crafters, and/or store owners who sell items that would be perfect for your child or a child on your list. There will also be [...]

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Cbus Mom Challenge – Take the Family Geocaching for a Chance to Win FREE Admission for FOUR to COSI

Cbus Mom Challenge – Take the Family Geocaching for a Chance to Win FREE Admission for FOUR to COSI

Are you brave enough to take part in the 1st Cbus Mom Challenge? Do you like adventure? Do you enjoy spending time with your family? Do you have or can you get a GPS device that offers longitude and latitude? Great! You qualify to be challenged. I came up with the Cbus Mom Challenge to [...]

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Let’s Keep Resources Available for the Community and Our Children: Keep CML Strong and Vote YES on Issue 4

Let’s Keep Resources Available for the Community and Our Children: Keep CML Strong and Vote YES on Issue 4

Last week the Dublin Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library system had a “Grave Tales” storytime for children. It was set on the lawn in back of the library near a graveyard. The graveyard is pretty significant – it has resting in it the souls that came to Dublin over 200 years ago when Dublin [...]

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Pigeon Roost Farm in Hebron, OH

Pigeon Roost Farm in Hebron, OH

Pigeon Roost Farm is a farm full of activities for the kids; heck, I even rolled myself around in the Giant Gerbil Wheel (sorry, unfortunately no pics of moi and my newly found hobby). My friend and I took our kids for some fall farm fun, and we were not disappointed. There were giant slides, [...]

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