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11 Central Ohio Metro Park Playgrounds

We love exploring the playgrounds in the Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks System! Combining a nature experience, be it a hike or looking for creatures in the woods, with time on a playground makes a perfect outing for my kids! The Metro Parks offer so many free opportunities to learn about and explore nature …

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What Should We Do This Weekend? September 15-17, 2017

1. Storytime with Kara at ME and the Moon When: Friday, September 15, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 15 N. Westmoor Ave., Columbus, OH 43204 Phone: 614-570-1124 Me and the Moon is a new children’s consignment store and they will be hosting Storytime with Kara every 1st and 3rd Friday at 10:00 AM. There will be stories, songs, …

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November in Review: Amy’s Donuts, Louisville, Toddler Theater and More!

As I’ve gotten older, fall has started to lose its charm. Especially since I became a parent, fall has been overshadowed by the reminder that winter is coming. As a mom, to me, winter means finding indoor activities, braving the cold to leave the house, dark nights after dinner, watching the clock crawl backwards until bedtime. Winter means …

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What Should We Do This Weekend? July 15-17, 2016

1. Commons for Kids at Columbus Commons When: Friday, July 15, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Location: 160 S. High St., Columbus, OH 43215 Phone: 614-227-3788 This week’s theme is safety! Kids can learn about fire safety and meet firefighters and police officers and view the equipment they use to keep people safe! Of course there will be the …

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12 Columbus Parks to Try This Summer

These 12 Columbus Parks and Playgrounds will keep your kids from being bored this summer in Columbus! Change up your playground routine by picking one of these fun parks and playgrounds around the Columbus area! Most of these playgrounds have areas for various ages and stages. We have enjoyed exploring all of these playgrounds! Feel …

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North, South, East and West: Great Libraries for Reading AND Playing! Part 1

We all have our favorite, local library, but what about branching out for something new?  Today I’m featuring libraries with great children’s areas!  These are libraries where not only can you come home with a bag full of books, but you can easily pass a morning with all the other things they have to offer!  Today’s …

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