the lake at Miami Whitewater Forest

My favorite park for summer fun – Miami Whitewater Forest

When summertime is calling your name and you simply NEED to get out and enjoy some warmth and sunshine, pay a visit to Miami Whitewater Forest. This is one of my favorite Great Parks of Hamilton County parks as this is truly an outdoor lovers dream! Something for everyone! What’s your style? Bike ride? Take … Read more

One of My Favorite Parks in the Spring – Glenwood Gardens

Glenwood Gardens – it’s one of my favorite parks in the city, especially in the spring! This park is, in my opinion, one of the Great Parks of Hamilton County’s best kept secrets! The park is a beautiful mix of well-manicured formal gardens and natural habitats. The park itself is relatively new… well, at least … Read more

Discovery Tree at Highfield Discovery Garden

Highfield Discovery Garden at Glenwood Gardens

Here’s one Cincinnati area park you’ll want to visit if you have kids in tow…. The Highfield Discovery Garden, a hidden gem found at Glenwood Gardens. Part of Glenwood Gardens, this is a magical little place for kids. Spanning 12 acres, this park offers lots of opportunity for pretend play. The entire park is full … Read more

8 Great Ideas to Celebrate Mother’s Day with Great Parks of Hamilton County

This post is sponsored by Great Parks of Hamilton County. Mother’s Day will be here before you know it. If you’re looking for something fun to do with Mom, Great Parks of Hamilton County has quite a few activities for you! Mother’s Day Brunch in the Park: Mother’s Day is a time to be together. … Read more

parky's art sprayground at Winton Woods

The Ultimate Staycation Day at Winton Woods

I have a great suggestion for you if you’re looking for a day of Staycation Fun in Cincinnati. Pack up the kids, the gear, and a picnic lunch and spend a day (or two) at Winton Woods. To anyone who’s been a follower of this website or the Facebook page, it’s probably not a surprise … Read more

Mitchell Memorial Forest Lake

Small But Mighty – Mitchell Memorial Forest

We recently went out west (in Cincinnati that is) to visit Mitchell Memorial Forest, one of the Great Parks of Hamilton County. Located in Miami Township, this park spans just over 1400 acres. This park is best known for its mountain bike trails and features more than 8 miles of challenging mountain bike trails. The … Read more