30 Days of Metro Park Fun

June 1: Alphabet Walk at Slate Run Farm from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. Explore the farm while learning 26 facts about tools, animals and life in the 1880s. No Sign-up Required. June 2: National Prairie Day: Bison, Flowers, and Fun at Battelle Darby Creek Nature Center from 1:00 pm –3:00 pm. Celebrate National Prairie Day with […]

The Hoover Mudflats Boardwalk

My intention last Monday was to check out a new coffee shop and rush over to work. What I actually got was so much more. While on my way to find the coffee shop, I stumbled upon  a 1,500 foot boardwalk with gorgeous views of the Mudflats, where you can […]

Chinese Lanterns

We checked out the Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival a few weeks ago and were once again blown away! Located at the Natural Resources Park (Ohio Expo Center), we were impressed by 39 larger-than-life illuminated displays crafted by Chinese artisans. From the 200 foot long Chinese dragon to the color changing […]

Turkey Day Races

Each Most years, my family and I pick a Thanksgiving day 5k to participate in. It’s such a fun way to kick off the day, donate to a charitable cause and burn a few calories. According to Running USA, in 2016, there were 726 races on Thanksgiving day – with over 961,882 […]

26 Hours in Cleveland

We decided we need a quick overnight trip and lucky for us, Ohio is filled with tons of different options. We went with the easy option and chose Cleveland. Easy drive and we knew we wouldn’t have to to work hard to fill our time with unique spots and more […]

Lynd’s Fruit Farm

I may not have very many ongoing traditions, but, visiting Lynd’s farm each September is one of them. For the last five years, I have taken my nanny kiddos, but, this year – I took my little sister and niece. Spoiler alert – they had the BEST time. Lynd’s has a […]

Wake Nation

Wake Nation. Just the name of it sounds cool, right? This summer, my husband and I were invited down to explore Butler County – ya know, where the Donut Trail is? Weeks later, what I am still blown away by is everything they offer. From local food to sculpture parks […]

Festivals this Weekend

Did you think festival season was winding down? It’s not and this weekend is proof of that. I am already trying to figure out how I am going to make it to all of them. Park Street Festival Details: The 10th annual Park Street Festival is a two-day event featuring entertainment, delicious […]

30 Days of Metro Park Fun

June 1 • Pre-K Storytime: Bring your little ones for a nature-inspired story or two. Scioto Audubon at 10 am. June 2 • Summer Campfire: Ohio Mammals: Enjoy a campfire and learn about interesting mammals that call Ohio home. Blacklick Woods at 8:30pm. June 3 • Morning Chores: Join the farmer in feeding animals and help with other barnyard […]

Summer at Easton Town Center

Easton Town Center was just voted Best Shopping Center in Columbus in (614) Magazine’s ColumBEST Awards and while it is an INCREDIBLE place to shop, they offer so much more. On top of some of the best restaurants in the city, they have a fun filled summer planned for us. From […]