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My daughter and I at the Northland Public Library sleepover in 2012.  Picture courtesy of TribLive.

Summer Reading: Great Library Activities

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 […]

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Pittsburgh Moms Blog Ultimate Guide to Pittsburgh Area Splash Parks

With June 2017 now here and gone, summer is officially upon us. With rising temperatures outside and ever increasing energy inside with children everywhere, a visit to a local splash park is the perfect solution. Little did you know how many splash parks Pittsburgh hosts. Take a moment to check out the list below to find [...]
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Station Square Family FunFest

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

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A Family Day at Harrison Hills Park

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 […]

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100 Fun Summer Activities to do with your kids

The Ultimate List of 100 Fun Summer Activities To Do With Your Kids

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 […]

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