Amy is a wife and mother to two crazy, active sons ages 10 and 8. She loves to sew, craft, scrapbook, read, and play tabletop and role playing games (much to the relief of both her husband and her kids!), and loves finding new ways to explore Greater Cincinnati and beyond! Amy was born, raised and still resides in Northern Kentucky but is still amazed to find new and wonderful places to visit and fun things to do in this wonderful area!
Check Out Her Blog: inagalaxy.com
Heather lives in NKY and she and her husband have three kids, two boys and a girl, who keep them very busy! Having an interest in health, nutrition and fitness, Heather earned a Bachelor’s in Exercise Science from NKU. After 10 years of personal training she is now staying home to raise her kids. She believes spending time with family can be just as healthy as eating a salad! A healthy life is a balanced life, balanced between taking care of your health and doing things you enjoy! Heather loves to encourage others to do the same in her blog The Healthy Hen.
Check Out Her Blog: thehealthyhen.com
Erin was born and raised in Northern Kentucky. She moved away, went to school, lived abroad, traveled and then came back home to Cincy to raise her own family. She has 2 kids, 5 chickens, one dog, a bunny, some fish and a husband. They all live happily together in a pretty, little house on a quiet cul-de-sac. She taught English in middle schools for almost 15 years, until this past year when she decided to stay home and teach her own kids. She stays busy homeschooling, exploring fun new places in Greater Cincinnati and working on her blog “A Bird and A Bean”.
Check Out Her Blog: abirdandabean.com
Michelle lives in northern Kentucky with her husband and 3 children. In another lifetime, she worked in corporate America, but gave up the glamorous life after the birth of her first son. She is now a very busy mom of three kids who loves to try new things with her family, explore Northern Kentucky and cook from scratch. An avid reader, she can sometimes be found taking a break at the coffee shop with a good book.
Check Out Her Blog: imlivingthegoodlifeblog.com
Kristin lives in Mason, Ohio, noted by Money Magazine as one of the “7th best places to live for families” in a small town. She lives with her husband, Chris, two girls (ages 9 & 11) and their 3 pets (Ginger the cat, Bailey the dog & Cookie the guinea pig). They enjoy exploring their hometown and Greater Cincinnati for fun family adventures. You can visit Kristin on her blog, MasonMetu,”Greater Cincinnati’s one-stop site for family fun!” She started MasonMetu in February of 2009. Kristin has been a contributing writer for Family Friendly Cincinnati since its inception.
Check Out Her Blog: masonmetu.com
Nedra loves thrill rides, trying new restaurants, taking tours, art, being outside, coffee, and finding hidden gems in the area to explore with family and friends. She loves to live like a tourist wherever she goes. Nedra grew up in Northern Kentucky and moved back to the area a few years ago and has been able to enjoy Cincinnati with a new perspective and appreciation. She enjoys taking pictures and trying new adventures all over the Cincinnati region. Her site encourages readers to step out of their comfort zones by trying something new. She shares adventure ideas, travel destinations and events to try solo, with friends, family or on a date.
Check Out Her Blog: adventuremomblog.com
Amanda is a busy mom of two and has been married to her college sweetheart since 2005. Amanda is addicted to social media! She likes to stay up to date on what is going on! Amanda enjoys reading, blogging, boating, loves fall weather, trying new things and shopping. She works full time and her main hobby is acting as Vice President of TheClubMom.com, where mommies get the 411 on Fitness, Food, Fashion and Family. She is very excited to be able to be a contributor for Date Night Cincinnati reviewing and writing about keeping the spark alive through different dating adventures with her husband of 10 years!
Check out her blog: theclubmom.com
Jennie is a stay at home mom to three busy boys. She married her high school sweetheart in 2006 and this family of 5 now resides in the beautiful city of Mason, Ohio. She loves spending time with her family and writing on her blog where she shares recipes, healthy living tips, her adventures around Cincinnati and all things parenting!
Check out her blog: motherhoodsupport.com
Lydia is an event planner by day and a social butterfly by night. Her goal is to always be up-to-date on the latest and greatest happenings around the city. Her passion for travel, good food and amazing cocktails has her calendar filled with new places to explore weekly. She and her husband, Fred, have been married for six years and have never stopped dating – they are always looking for new date night adventures!
Anthony lives in Cincinnati’s West End neighborhood and loves visiting restaurants throughout the Queen City with his wife. He enjoys cooking weeknight meals, experimenting with new flavors and trying new cuisines. His blog, The Thrifty Gourmand, explores the intersections of food, sustainability and saving money and he is passionate about eating great food that helps the planet. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with an MA in Literature and Cultural Studies, and currently works as an Employment Service Provider for a local non-profit organization.
Checkout his blog: thethriftygourmand.wordpress.com
Drew is a recent NKU graduate and lifelong Northern Kentucky native who loves exploring the area for spontaneous new adventures to go on with friends. When he’s not busy scouring NKY for new coffee shops or attending concerts to stay up-to-date on the #CincyEDM scene, he can be found binge-watching reality TV, spending way too much time on social media, or staying on the lookout for creative date night ideas!