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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Hayden Run Falls in Columbus, OH

Hayden Run Falls in Columbus, OH

Hayden Run Falls is an unexpected little treat in the middle of a busy Columbus suburb. Located right off of Hayden Run Road just west of Riverside Drive, is a gorge with a waterfall in Griggs Reservoir. Wooden steps off of the parking area take visitors down to a beautiful wooden walkway leading to the [...]

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Kids Classes at Whole Foods in Dublin, OH

Kids Classes at Whole Foods in Dublin, OH

I’ve been wanting to check out the kids classes Dublin Whole Foods offers for sometime now. Finally, we got the chance and attended Kids in the Garden. We made healthy oatmeal and flax seed cookies, took a tour of Children’s Patio Garden, and had a snack. All for free! The class was located in the [...]

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Scioto Mile in Downtown Columbus, OH

Scioto Mile in Downtown Columbus, OH

Bicentennial Park, located on Civic Center Drive (or 2nd Street) between E. Rich and W. Main Street, is part of the new Scioto Mile and a beautiful water playground for the kiddies. Columbus is doing a great job making its downtown a place where people want to go, not just work. From Columbus Commons, Pearl [...]

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Slate Run Living Historical Farm in Canal Winchester, OH

Slate Run Living Historical Farm in Canal Winchester, OH

Imagine stepping back in time where there are no cell phones, cars, television, or drive-thrus. Now imagine pumping your drinking water, keeping a root cellar because you grow and make your own food, and living with no air conditioning in the humid heat of July in Ohio. All of these thing were daily life in [...]

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