Fun and Festive Activities for the Family this Fall

Ready or not, Fall is here in Northeast Ohio! All the signs of the season are abound, but where should you start when you want to have a festive time suitable for the entire family? Here’s a guide to finding fun in the region featuring some of our favorite Fall-inspired activities… APPLE PICKING   As […]

New to NEO? 5 Tips for Adjusting to Life in Cleveland+

As a new Northeast Ohio transplant, having recently moved north from Charlotte, NC, I’ve spent a great deal of time thinking and preparing for the big move. That meant more than packing boxes and changing utility companies, but also researching the Cleveland-area and how to plug myself and my family in to a new community. […]

Kid-Friendly Adventures in Akron

Did you know that the Akron area has a lot of great places for family fun? My son and I have had lots of fun play dates in the 330 and have compiled a list of our favorite Akron-area locations: Akron Zoo The Akron Zoo is home to critters from tigers in habitats to goats […]

Bring Your Bike to Northeast Ohio!

Open Google Maps, set it to show Northeast Ohio, and then toggle the option to show “Bicycling.” Watch the map light up with trails, bike lanes, and more. As anyone who lives in The Plus already knows, we’re surrounded with green space full of trails for all to explore, including cyclists! For those of us […]

Crazy Coaster Fun at Cedar Point

Just a short drive from Cleveland is one of the best amusement parks in the world: Cedar Point in Sandusky! We’re so lucky to have this amazing park so close. And no matter your age, there’s something at Cedar Point that’s sure to thrill you! Here are my must-do’s for every age at America’s Roller Coast: […]

Picture Perfect Playdates Around NEO

It’s officially summer and, as is typical of any Northeast Ohio resident, I want to be outside as much as possible during these all-too-brief beautiful months. So, I thought I’d share some of our favorite outdoor play date options for sunshine fun with your little ones. Memphis Kiddie Park  Hours: Weekdays 10am-6pm, Weekends 10am-9pm. Click here for hours […]

Family Fun at the Cavs Fan Fest

Playoff season has got to be one of the most exciting times of the year in Northeast Ohio. With so much goodness coming out of both the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Cleveland Indians, Cleveland makes it so much fun to simply be a fan!  Luckily, there are so many great opportunities to bring my kids […]

Family Fun at Lake Metroparks Farmpark: A Photo Tour

Living in Northeast Ohio has so many family-friendly perks. In NEO we have everything from winter-weather outings to Peninsula, fall apple-picking in Geauga County, and SO MUCH summer fun in Sandusky… No matter the season, parents can find an abundance of kid-friendly excursions within 30 miles. While Spring has certainly sprung, last week, my son and I were motivated […]

Sunday Funday – Brunch at Punch Bowl Social

Sunday Funday. Brunch so hard. Let’s face it: brunch is having a big cultural moment. Especially when brunch can turn into a whole day of fun. I recently had the chance to brunch at Punch Bowl Social, with both my son and my parents. And I have to tell you, it was the perfect spot […]

NEO’s Stellar Setlist

Billy Joel Coldplay Lady Gaga Bruno Mars John Mayer Idina Menzel Luke Bryan Just to name a few of the incredible and notable artists that will be making stops in Northeast Ohio this spring and summer. Everyone knows that Cleveland is the home of Rock and Roll – but it’s not just because of the iconic […]