There’s a playful new addition coming to Aspinwall in the form of a 30 foot bronze statue/playground. Aspinwall’s Riverfront Park is currently being renovated and plans to be open to the public in fall, 2014. The million dollar sculpture will hopefully make the 10 acre park a destination point for families and art enthusiasts.  There…

Enjoy a first look at Pittsburgh’s newest indoor inflatable play space: Planet Bounce. It’s an ideal play space for children ages 2 – 12 years old and parents are encouraged to bounce with their kids as well!   About Planet Bounce Planet Bounce is an area created by a family for families. While in search…

It’s not about the money we spend, it’s about the moments people share. Every family should have the opportunity to have fun without spending an arm and a leg. Kids are darn expensive to keep around as it is 🙂 Look no further, we have you covered! We’ve found some great opportunities for free and…

Woo-hoo! Summer is almost here which means many of you will be lathering up in sunscreen, heading outside and enjoying the great outdoors. Before you head out the door, make sure to check the calendar to ensure you’re not missing out on any fun! See our “Things to do in Pittsburgh” monthly post that highlights the…

Join the Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative for a day full of fun! From 1pm – 5pm on Sunday April 27th, families can enjoy free activities for kids and adults at Schenley Plaza and Carnegie Museum of Art. Hula hoop with recycled materials, balance to play Hunker Hauser, build with the Imagination Playground, run with larger-than-life cardboard…

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…