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This past weekend my family and I had an amazing holiday experience at Christmas at the Galt House Hotel, where the sounds and sights of the season are in full swing.  The Galt House has many experiences the whole family will love!   And new this year, is their mascot MINT, the Elf!  The kids loved meeting him! We started out with a visit to Santa who is in a nice, spacious room, with a very short wait most of the time!  Then we went to the next room which houses the Gingerbread House viewing area.  This is where various creations from...
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 “Best. Toys. Ever.” And “The Art of Rankin/Bass” Open Now Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory is excited to announce two holiday exhibitions that will provide fun for the whole family. “Best. Toys. Ever.” and “The Art of Rankin/Bass,” are open now, as part of a wonderful holiday season at the museum. “These exhibitions will be a family favorite,” said Vice President and Executive Director Anne Jewell. “Parents will enjoy reminiscing with classic toys and memories from the Rankin/Bass features, while the kids and adults alike will love the interactive vintage video game play section.”   “Best. Toys. Ever.” Louisville Slugger Museum...
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It’s back by popular demand!  Derby Dinner Playhouse presents the classic holiday musical IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS, which opened last week and runs through December 31, 2015.  I had the opportunity to see this classic musical on the Derby stage and it was the perfect thing to get me in the holiday spirit! IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS follows a couple of World War II GI’s turned song-and-dance men as they pair up with a sister act to produce a Christmas Eve show in an effort to save a struggling Vermont lodge owned by their former commanding officer.  The result is...
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The 26th annual Festival of Trees & Lights is this weekend! Hosted by the Children's Hospital Foundation, hundreds of volunteers design and decorate Christmas trees, wreaths and hand crafted holiday items - all of which are for sale to raise funds for Kosair Children's Hospital. Money raised at the Festival of Trees & Lights will benefit Kosair Children's Hospital. The Festival of Trees & Lights is presented by Republic Bank & Trust Company and is held at Louisville Slugger Field, 401 E. Main St. General Admission: $5 for children under 12 and senior citizens (65+); $8 for adults. Children's activities are free with admission.For...
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I was thrilled to take my girls to experience The Nutcracker, sponsored by Brown-Forum, at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in downtown Louisville this past  weekend.  The day started with the Sugar Plum Party before the show (11:30-1) where there were a number of tables hosted by several businesses, including The Mommy Nest! I had both of my daughters attend the Sugar Plum Party and the Nutcracker with me!  They both had a blast as they made Holiday frames and ornaments at the tables.   Several characters from the Nutcracker show joined the Sugar Plum Party to take pictures and network with the crowd. ...
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