It’s been a year since the Children’s Museum re-opened their 3rd floor Waterplay area after a huge renovation. The space explores concepts such as pumping, circulating, raining, channeling, spraying, and melting through various installments. The water features fall in line with the Museum’s mission to allow visitors to “play with real stuff.” Current research has…

First of all, safe travels this weekend as you’re out and about visiting family or attending Easter Egg Hunts. If the weatherman is correct, it looks like it will be a beautiful weekend full of sunshine. Happy Spring… finally 🙂 If you’re looking to enjoy the great outdoors there’s no better way than to head…

Looking for free fun this summer? Plan a few trips throughout the city to visit some of these amazing parks. Pack a picnic (and a change of clothes). From sprinkler parks, to nature preserves to downright awesome playgrounds… I received tons of great suggestions from local moms about the best parks and playgrounds in Pittsburgh!…

With one of the nations most enthusiastic art communities, it’s no surprise that Pittsburgh places so much emphasis and importance on the role art plays in child development. From family friendly shows in the Cultural District to Children’s Festivals to Museums that engage and inspire, parents and families have come to appreciate the support the…

She birthed you, raised you, n’at, so we know you want to show Mom how much you love her. There are events and venues all over the Pittsburgh celebrating Mother’s Day weekend. We’ve highlighted some of the best of ’em. Now all you have to do is call and make reservations! 1. Susan J Komen…

For nearly 30 years, the Pittsburgh Children’s Festival has provided 5 days of entertainment to parents and children. Every year in May, the event welcomes performers from around the world as they hit the stage (and the streets) to dazzle and entertain.  Come to see puppetry, acrobatics, dance, musicals and more. There are tons of…

Free Fun Easter is right around the corner and there are amazing events happening throughout the city. Mt. Nebo Pointe is having their annual Spring Festival this Saturday from 11:00am – 2:00pm. Also, this weekend Bruster’s Ice Cream in Ingomar is having a FREE Easter Egg Hunt this weekend on Sunday starting at 3:00pm. All…

If you’ve ever taken an afternoon stroll through Phipps Conservatory, I don’t have to tell you how absolutely gorgeous the gardens inside are. You’re familiar with the the soft, delicate smells that cascade through the Victorian style greenhouse and you know about the lush, colorful flowers that make it feel as if you’ve ventured into…

Indoor inflatable play area are becoming quite the rage in Pittsburgh. Whether you’re looking to escape the scorching heat of the summer sun or looking to blow off a little pent up energy in the winter, the bouncing structures offer great fun for the whole family. I’ve seen everyone from toddlers trying to get their…

Summer is quickly approaching. Like many Pittsburghers, you’ll want to plan a summer packed with fun (without dropping a boatload of cash). Luckily, Pittsburgh is a city filled with businesses who value patrons and their families by providing them with all kinds of money saving deals… you just have to know where to find them!…