Dear school year, please start soon. Love, Mompreneur This summer has been the hardest for this Mompreneur because my little ones want to GO, GO, GO! Last summer was a bit easier because one of them was only two years of age, and wasn’t interested in too much. This summer with a three-year-old and […]
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My son came down with strep throat during the last week of his last year of preschool. His last week coincided with Memorial Day, so he only had 3.5 days that week (Friday was a half day). I panicked; I had already scheduled to work from home for the entire following week. We had a gap […]
I’ve previously written about some great kids’ book series as well as some of our family’s favorite single books for kids. Still need some ideas to get your kids interested in reading? Here are three more ways to get the whole family involved through your local library. Battle of the Books This program is usually aimed at […]
We are one month into Summer Break. The temperature is rising and my kids are getting bored. We’re looking for ways to stay busy and keep cool, and Deer Lakes Park is THE place to go! Deer Lakes Park, which is one of the many Allegheny County Parks, sits on 1,180 acres in West Deer […]
Sun safety is a big deal in my family. My son has skin grafts on both of his arms, and my wife has had more suspicious moles removed from her body than I can count, so to say that we are hyper-aware of the dangers of the sun is an understatement. Personal circumstances aside, even […]
Station Square Family FunFest is back!
Grab a bite to eat at a local restaurant, browse handmade wares from I Made It! Market artists and enjoy a Sunday filled with fun for the whole family.
From 3-8pm enjoy free activities and crafts provided by our friends at the Carnegie Science Center, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, & Science Tots.
Plus face painting, interactive chalk art and more!
Meet your favorite superheroes, WONDER WOMAN & SUPERMAN
Live Performance by Pittsburgh Musical Theater at 5:30pm & 7pm.
Arrive Early for the Allegheny Rockets Oldsmobile Car Show from 9am-4pm. And stay late for a free outdoor movie with the city of Pittsburgh as the backdrop. THE SANDLOT will begin at dusk!
The event will take place in and around Bessemer Court (near the fountain). In the event of inclement weather, activities and performances will be moved into the Freight House Shops at Station Square.
Mark your calendar for more upcoming Family Funday events! Sunday, July 16 – Sunday, August 20
I Made It Market Vendor Application- http://bit.ly/FUNFEST17
My family loves going to parks and loves exploring different areas of the city. But being a South Hills resident, I often don’t explore the other areas of the city and let the tunnels and bridges become a barrier to enjoy all that the city has to offer. In an effort to get out of […]
Scouting out new places is one of my favorite things to do, and Harrison Hills Park did not disappoint! Although the recent weather made it a little challenging to find a day to visit, we made the best of a rainy, “Pittsburgh gray” day playing with friends and exploring part of this gem bordering the […]
As the school year nears an end, the excitement is building! The year was long, the responsibilities were overwhelming and the schedule was exhausting. Kids and their parents are looking forward to the Summer Activities ahead of them, and freedom is so close! You might be the kind of mom who is every bit as excited as […]