Apple Ridge at Sharon Woods

We are so fortunate to have the Metro Parks here in Columbus. Not only do they provide a beautiful green space in the middle of our city, they host fantastic events and have great  playgrounds. Recently, we had a big nanny get together. It is hard to find an outdoor […]

Scioto Grove

Trails | Mature Forests | Scenic Bluffs Backpacking | Canoeing | Kayaking Picnic Areas | Shelters | Tables | Grills Kids Play Area | Sledding Hill |Overlook Decks Bathrooms | Changing Table | Drinking Fountain Dogs Welcomed | Fishing Metro Park Website 6:30am – Dark | 614.949.1078 | 5172 Jackson […]

Emerald Fields Park in Dublin

Anyone else love stumbling upon a good park? A few summers ago, we came across this hidden gem in Dublin. It is located right behind the Kroger on Sawmill and Hard Rd. I can’t remember why we were back there, but, happy we were. The playground is a universally accessible […]

Get Air

Get Air in Hilliard is the perfect addition to your summer bucket list, rainy day list or anytime list! Filled with trampolines, foam pits and obstacle courses – they offer something for all ages! If you have been to the other trampoline parks around town, be prepared to have your […]

Powell Spots

Eat & Drink Be Fit Cafe Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Kraft House No.5 Liberty Tavern Local Roots Prohibition Gastro Lounge The Daily Growler The Powell Village Winery & Tasting Room Yabos Tacos Shop Cute as a Button The Candle Lab Play Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Recreation Outlet Powel Library Branch […]

Recreation Outlet

Looking for a fun way to beat the heat? Stay dry on a raining day? Burn some energy? Get out of the house? Filled with trampolines, scooters, basketball courts, outdoor play structures and so much more, Recreation Outlets in Powell is the perfect spot for any of those reasons. They’re […]

Columbus Metropolitan Library

This summer, we had an up close visit with a wolf. We sat front row to watch the Richens/Timm Academy Irish Dancers. We met “Abraham Lincoln” and asked him all the questions we could think of. We participated in a Reading Club, earning awesome prizes and finding a few new […]

Franklin County Fair

I love the fair. It is one of my favorite outdoor events. The food. The people. The animals. Everything! Something about the fair in the summer just feels right. The two just go perfectly together. We are lucky to have a few fairs in close proximity to us. This week, […]

The Shops at Worthington Place

The Shops at Worthington Place, formally known as Worthington Square Mall to anyone who grew up in the area, is a hidden gem for the kiddos and parents alike. From casual eating to specialty shops to indoor and outdoor play spaces, this is the perfect spot for a play date, […]

Kids Spots for July 11 – July 15

Can you believe it? It is the middle of July! Summer is FLYING by and I am NOT OKAY with this. We have been so busy with vacations and other commitments that we haven’t had time to get out there and explore the city like we normally would. This week, […]