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About Been There with Kids

Wife, Mother of 2, expecting another in June 2016, RN, Traveler, writer at Been There with Kids Loves family travel, the beach, dogs, reading, photography, friendly people, Netflix, Friends, cooking, wine, hiking, and hanging out with my kids Amazed by the Ordinary, Floored by the Extraordinary!

OMNIMAX: Jerusalem

This weekend I had the pleasure of watching “Jerusalem” at the OMNIMAX in Cincinnati, OH. This film revolves around three young women of different religions telling their story about their Jerusalem. It is a beautiful film. I love the views in … Continue reading

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OMNIMAX: Humpback Whales in Cincinnati, OH

We recently enjoyed “Humpback Whales” at the OMNIMAX in Cincinnati, OH. It was simply amazing! It is a beautiful film with views that are breathtaking. The entire family enjoyed it. This is a great way to spend the afternoon with your children. … Continue reading

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That Restless Feeling

Does anybody else ever feel like they are actually two people deep down? Like there are two ends to your personality that do not always quite meet up. On the one hand I love being a mom and all that … Continue reading

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Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs at the Omnimax – Cincinnati, OH

My daughter and I recently enjoyed Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs at the Omnimax in Cincinnati, OH.  The show runs for 40 minutes. It is educational and not scary. The Omnimax in general can be scary for kids that are … Continue reading

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It’s Been Awhile and A Change of Direction

It’s been awhile since I’ve written anything. A lot has been happening around here. The biggest change has been that I started a new job as a nurse at a nursing and rehabilitation center. I’m really enjoying the new job … Continue reading

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Painting Inside a Box

We had some boxes that were recently unpacked. One was pretty big so I put Bella (4 yrs old) inside the box with paint and a few brush choices. The mess was completely contained and she had a great time … Continue reading

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A Room Fit for a Princess

Our youngest daughter, Bella, is 4 years old, loves princess stories, and is drawn to a preppy, old fashioned style. It took a few weeks to create this little girl dream room but it was well worth the effort.

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