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17 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Making Ornaments at Brazee Street Studios

Today the boys and I had the best time making glass ornaments at Brazee Street Studios in Oakley. Each Saturday they have open house hours where kids (and parents) can come in and make that months project. Cost was just $15 per ornament. This is definitely something that we’ll be adding to our “to do [...]

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28 November 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Snow White at Ensemble Theatre

Over the weekend the boys and I had the chance to attend a preview showing of Ensemble Theatre’s new production, Snow White.  Now, this is not your traditional version of Snow White, it’s not only a twist on the original, but it’s a little darker.  The story contains some of the main characters from the original – [...]

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27 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Adventures in Columbus – COSI

Yesterday we spent the day in Columbus, checking out COSI for the first time.  What an amazing place. It blew our minds. If you get a chance to head up that way, I’d definetely recommend making COSI part of your agenda.  We spent more than 5 hours exploring the center and could have spent many [...]

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20 October 2011 ~ 1 Comment

A Little Bit of Iowa… in Kentucky

If you didn’t know this about me, I grew up in a small town in Iowa. While we lived “in town,” farm life was a big part of my youth. While its been more than 20 years since my parents moved us to Kentucky, a big piece of my identity feels rooted in my time [...]

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13 September 2011 ~ 59 Comments

Win Tickets to See Yo Gabba Gabba LIVE at The Aronoff (closed)

Congrats to Angie V. Her name was drawn as the winner!     Last year we had the chance to check out Yo Gabba Gabba when they were in town and it was  probably one of the most fun times we had.  I took the Bman and his buddy, and we JAMMED out to Yo [...]

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09 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

I Need Your Help (And Your Vote) Today

Dear friends. It is not very often that I do this, but today I am coming to you with a favor. I need your help. My employer, The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center, is a finalist in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good contest on Facebook and if they get the most votes today they will win a brand new Toyota [...]

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05 August 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Summer Block Party This Saturday

This weekend my other blog, Family Friendly Cincinnati, is partnering with Whole Foods to throw a Summer Block Party and everyone’s invited!  There will be lots of music and fun for the family, a cookout and the Cincinnati Zoo will also be there with some of their animals. All proceeds from this great event will [...]

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