Day Out With Thomas In Lebanon, OH

My son is a huge Thomas fan. He plays with his train tracks every day, his favorite color is “Thomas” blue, and if you see us at the library we are sitting in the Thomas section or reading about trains. Given his love for trains and Thomas, hubby and I surprised him with a Day [...]

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Jacquemin Farms in Plain City, OH

We always end up at Jacquemin Farms in Plain City, OH at some point for their Fall Field Days. It is a smaller farm in regards to what they offer for fall activities, but that is what I like about it. I don’t stress about the kids getting too far from me, and there is [...]

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Olentangy Indian Caverns in Delaware, OH

I hadn’t been to the Olentangy Indian Caverns since a 4th or 5th grade field trip, and remember being impressed. As an adult, the visit was even better.  A friend and I recently took our kiddies, and found there was much more to do than squeezing our bodies through underground rock formations. They had mini-golf, [...]

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Secondhand Kids Clothes – Shop Smart in Central Ohio!

Secondhand Kids Clothes – Shop Smart in Central Ohio!

I love bargains – I hate shopping for them, but I certainly do love them…especially when it comes to kids clothing. When my girl was born she was in preemie sizes, so let’s do the evolution of clothing in my household just for my girl: preemie newborn 0 – 3 month 3 – 6 months [...]

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Hocking Hills’ Old Man’s Cave in Logan, OH

Hocking Hills’ Old Man’s Cave in Logan, OH

I forgot how close Hocking Hills was to Columbus. For some reason, I thought it was a two hour or longer trip, but it isn’t. Drivetime is only give or take one hour twenty minutes. This means hiking in one of the most beautiful places in Ohio can be a wonderful family day trip (especially [...]

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Nanny Search in Central Ohio – Easier Than You’d Think

Nanny Search in Central Ohio – Easier Than You’d Think

I’d like to begin this post with information on the artwork I’ve used called “Mary Poppins” by Shoshana Dubiner. I believe Mary Poppins is the quintessential figure people think of when the word “nanny” is spoken. Look over the painting and you will see that the child is scared, he is getting a new nanny [...]

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Indoor Pool at the Worthington Community Center in Worthington, OH

Indoor Pool at the Worthington Community Center in Worthington, OH

Heat, humidity, cold winters, and rainy days don’t need to keep kids from swimming. The indoor pool at Worthington Community Center is a fabulous option for those days you want to get wet, but Mother Nature gets in the way. Located East of High Street on Wilson Bridge Road, the Worthington Community Center welcomes members [...]

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