Worthington Libraries in Worthington, OH

Worthington Libraries in Worthington, OH

Another guest post from the awesome iCate. Cate is currently a SAHM who was laid off from corporate America two years ago. She used to work project plans – and now spends her days building forts, managing play-doh and legos, and reading countless books with her kids. She never watches TV and dreams of ways [...]

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Donate Books to Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Donate Books to Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Giving back to the community in charitable ways or by volunteering is a terrific family activity. Not only does it teach your kids compassion, but can be fun, meaningful, and educational. Even just exposing young children on ways to give back to their community makes an impact. Our latest endeavor was donating books to Nationwide [...]

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Grange Insurance Audubon Center in Columbus, OH

Grange Insurance Audubon Center in Columbus, OH

I have found a new hang out. And, no, it is not a candy shop, it is the Grange Insurance Audubon Center located off Whittier Street downtown. This place is seriously cool. Full of educational information and full of fun educational play time for the kids, and FREE. They not only have an indoor area [...]

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Central Park Playland in Westerville, OH

Central Park Playland is an indoor play area located at the Westerville Christian Church off of College Avenue. The Playland has a huge netted maze-type jungle gym for climbing and sliding, small play houses and slides for the wee ones, and tables set up for coloring and crafting. Kids 2 – 12 are welcome to [...]

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Maple Syrup Season in Ohio!

Maple Syrup Season in Ohio!

If you haven’t been to a Maple Syrup Festival put one on your calendar for March! Various farms and parks in Central Ohio, or not too far outside Central Ohio, offer a chance for the public to see the maple syrup making process. This is a fun and educational family activity. From the trees being [...]

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Madagascar Live! is Coming to the Palace Theater Feb. 26 and 27, 2011

Madagascar Live! is Coming to the Palace Theater Feb. 26 and 27, 2011

One of my favorite animated movies is Madagascar, and I’ve probably seen it 15 times because it is one of my girl’s favorite movies too. Madagascar seriously cracks me up! This funny film has been made into a live musical and is coming to Columbus February 26 and 27, 2011. Madagascar Live! is DreamWorks Theatricals’ [...]

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Celebrate Your Child’s Next Birthday at Firefly Play Cafe!

Celebrate Your Child’s Next Birthday at Firefly Play Cafe!

My son turned three a couple of weeks ago and we celebrated with family and friends at Firefly Play Cafe. It was a blast. The kids had fun racing around on scooters and jumping in the bounce house, and the parents had fun socializing. This was the first time my husband and I threw a [...]

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