Awesome Adventures

Mystery of the Mayan Medallion at the Boonshoft

Mystery of the Mayan Medallion at the Boonshoft

  An archeological team has mysteriously disappeared while investigating rumors of a priceless jade medallion buried in the ruins of Palenque, deep in the rainforest of Mexico.  Can you help solve the Mystery of the Mayan Medallion? You can now at the Boonshoft Museum through January 6th!  Follow the clues the team of explorers left(…)

Are Those Sleigh Bells I Hear?

Are Those Sleigh Bells I Hear?

Ready or not, the holiday season is right around the corner! With presents to wrap, meals to prepare, and family fun to enjoy, it’s important to get started early with preparations. Let’s face it, the last thing you want to do is drag the kids through Target with bulky coats, sniffling noses, and a thousand(…)

DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

DisneyLive! Mickey’s Music Festival

Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story in their new touring show Disney Live!Mickey’s Music Festival.   Disney hits are remixed to the hottest sounds of today featuring hip hop, pop, swing, reggae, rock, country and much more!  The irresistible lineup of performers, including Mickey, Minnie, Donald(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  Funnybone Toys

Holiday Gift Guide: Funnybone Toys

Our family has a tradition that every Friday night, it’s pizza and game night.  What a thrill to add Funnybone Toys to our repertoire.  SpecTrix – a classic card game designed for color lovers of all ages and Array – splice, slice, splatter, and slam your opponents right out of the game are now family(…)

Adventure at the Market

After 12 years of living in Dayton, we finally made it to the 2nd Street Market.  What an adventure.  I had no idea that such a treasure was in our own backyard. This market is one of 25 outstanding public facilities operated by the Five Rivers MetroParks system (something else I didn’t know!).  The market(…)

Non-Edible Scented Play-Doh

Non-Edible Scented Play-Doh

We know that Christmas is a way off still (well, not that far off), but we asked our readers what they like to put in their kids stockings.  And we asked this in September!  We had Christmas on the brain.  Amanda said that she makes homemade play-doh each year with a new holiday scent, so(…)