Adventures Around Town
Unleash your inner geek at the Cincinnati Comic Expo 2015

Unleash your inner geek at the Cincinnati Comic Expo 2015

As a clan of self-professed geeks, my entire family has a passion for comic books and their larger than life characters, as well as the blockbuster films they inspire every summer. From Spider-Man to Batman, Captain America to Wolverine, these mythic heroes capture our imagination and thrill us with their constant struggles against an equally...
Waiting For Godot at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Waiting For Godot at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues their season with what has been called one of the most significant plays of the 20th century – Waiting for Godot.  This production is one of those that many of heard of, thanks in large part to Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart who performed this play on Broadway last...
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella at Aronoff Center

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Aronoff Center

Last week I was blessed to be invited to attend the opening night of Broadway in Cincinnati presents Rodger’s and Hammerstein’s Cinderella at the Aronoff Center.  I was SO excited to see this show, from the moment I saw it on the list of the 2014/2015 season lineup I just knew it was going to...
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company presents THE BIRDS

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company presents THE BIRDS

Here we are, ready for another installment of “Why I LOVE Cincinnati Theatre!”  Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will be celebrating opening night of THE BIRDS on Friday, October 17 and I cannot wait to see what promises to be yet another amazing performance by Cincy Shakes! You might be familiar with Alfred Hitchcock movie ‘The Birds’...
Old West Festival 2014 -- Final Weekend October 11&12

Old West Festival 2014 — Final Weekend October 11&12

Old West Festival!  We love it, go every year, and have a blast!  Have you been yet this year?  Your last chance to go back in time to Dodge City 1878 is coming up this weekend, October 11 & 12.  It’s SO much fun, you you won’t want to miss it!  Check out our pics...
Dirty Dancing at The Aronoff Opening September 23

Dirty Dancing at The Aronoff Opening September 23

Honestly, have I mentioned how excited I am for theater season this year?!  Everywhere you look there is a new and exciting production and I cannot wait to see them all! Up next on my list: Broadway Across America’s Dirty Dancing — The Classic Story on Stage at The Aronoff Center for the Arts!  I...
The Great Gatsby at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

The Great Gatsby at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Oh, how I LOVE theater season in Cincinnati!  So much talent, so many fantastic productions!  Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is, of course, at the top of my “must see” theater list every single year…and their 21st season is proving to be NO different! I was blessed and lucky to be invited to attend the opening night...
Devougrass 2014 -- A Day of Great Music and Fun!

Devougrass 2014 — A Day of Great Music and Fun!

I am a fan of bluegrass music, and parks, and good food, and handmade crafts of all varieties.  As it turns out, there’s a fabulous new event coming to down on October 4 called Devougrass 2014 and it will have (you guessed it) — Fantastic bluegrass music, in the lovely park setting of Devou Park’s...
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) at Cincy Shakes

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) at Cincy Shakes

I was excited to receive an invite to attend the opening night of Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of  THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) and then doubly excited and thankful for the happy coincidence of having friends who are crazy enough to take my boys for the night so that my husband and I...
Shakespeare in the Park by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Shakespeare in the Park by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

This is, possibly, one of the most exciting parts of summer for me — FREE Shakespeare in the Park!  Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is, as you know, one of my favorite local theatre companies and their 8th Annual Shakespeare in the Park tour promised to be just as amazing as ever! Here’s a little about this...
Making the Most of Your Surfside Beach Vacation-Pt 1 {Lodging}

Making the Most of Your Surfside Beach Vacation-Pt 1 {Lodging}

Over the next week or so I’d like to share some of our Surfside Beach Vacation with you, along with tips and reviews on the places we visited while we were vacationing there to help you plan your own beach vacation with less hassle and worry! We just returned from a wonderful few days at...
New Menu at Margaritaville Cincinnati

New Menu at Margaritaville Cincinnati

Last week I was invited to attend a preview of the new menu at Margaritaville Cincinnati and since I’m such an awesome Mom and Wife I took the family along to check it out too.  We had never been to a Margaritaville restaurant so I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I checked out the new...