Tag Archives | children

Columbus Youth Ballet Performs “The Nutcracker” at Lincoln Theater

Have you ever been to the Lincoln Theater? Maybe for PBJ & Jazz? If not, here’s your chance. The Columbus Youth Ballet is performing “The Nutcracker” the weekend of December 19th and 20th. Check out their press release below: COLUMBUS, Ohio – An annual holiday classic is celebrating its 20th Anniversary as Columbus Youth Ballet [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

SafeSplash Swim School

Kelly Braun had a great experience at SafeSplash swim school – check it out, especially if you are looking for swim lessons for winter! I think we can all agree that one life skill every parent wants to teach their child is swimming.  My husband and I both swam competitively growing up so having our [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

zpizza Party!

Summer was ending, and the smell of textbooks, pencil shavings and glue sticks was in the air. My kiddos wanted to celebrate school starting by having a few of their friends over for a pizza party. Well, I had been contacted by zpizza about their BYO Jr. Chef Pizza Kit and took advantage of the [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Westerville Mini Golf

Mini golf made it on our summer bucket list for this year. We had never been to the course in Westerville off of Schrock Road and decided to check it out for Father’s Day. Mini golf is fun and easy for all levels of putt-putters. Westerville Mini Golf has two 18-hole courses complete with a [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

My Kids Became Junior Rangers

My children became Junior Rangers through the Columbus Metro Parks over the weekend. The program was held at Highbanks Dragonfly Day Camp and was very well organized and educational. Oh, and it was free. Many of the amazing programs held by the Metro Parks are free. Take advantage! I do, because they are a great [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Cbus Mom Soapbox: LICE! EEK!

Okay, so I wasn’t sure if I wanted to share this information because it gives people (me!) the heebie jeebies. Lice is one of those things you never want to contract, much less talk about. This isn’t a good topic for dinner conversation…more like whispers out of earshot of the kids or other parents. Well, [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Cbus Mom Soapbox: Summer Slide

Cbus Mom Soapbox: Summer Slide

So, I am getting on my soap box. Grab a seat, I’ve got lots to share. Today’s topic is the “Summer Slide.” Have you heard of it? Probably from your children’s teachers in the form of, “we need to prevent the summer slide” or “well, many kids slide over summer because they don’t read.” I [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }