2011

New Years Eve in the Bronx

Family Art Project: Create Your Year−Hello 2012!/Creando su año ¡Hola 2012! Sat, Dec 31, 2011 Ecology Building, 10AM—1PM Envision the year ahead, design your seasons and capture their delights with beautiful Wave Hill-inspired images to create your very own calendar for the New Year. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.       Have a New Years Eve event to add? Email us at bronxmama.com@gmail.com!

Bronx Children's Museum Bus visits BronxMama party!

The Bronx Children’s Museum’s traveling exhibit, River on The Go treated us to a special surprise last weekend! BronxMama’s mini me Briana hosted a Winter Wonderland party for her Bronx pals, and they were so excited to have the traveling museum bus visit them for some Bronx River education. The kids learned about living specimens on the Bronx River and had fun learning about “Justin the Beaver.” If your school or organization

Giveaway: Mistletoe and the Christmas Kittens

Mistletoe and the Christmas Kittens – is a treat for the holidays.  The book embodies the true spirit of the season and is a gift that teaches the joy of giving.  Mistletoe is a great way for parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and teachers to spend time with children and have a special learning moment. Mistletoe is a cat that comes upon three kittens lost in a snowstorm. He selflessly braves

Giveaway: Win Two Tickets to Godspell on Broadway

One lucky BronxMama reader will win tickets to see Godspell on Broadway! The legendary rock musical is back for its first-ever Broadway revival. Written by Grammy and Academy Award- winner Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked and Pippin as well as the movies “Pocahontas” and “Enchanted”, GODSPELL features popular hits like ‘Day By Day’, ‘Learn Your Lessons Well’, and ‘Turn Back O Man’. The show stars Broadway’s best young talent, including

Mommyhood Overwhelming? You're Not Alone!

Despite the thousands of items designed to “simplify” moms’ lives today, a recent survey conducted by Ivory revealed 80 percent of American moms think motherhood is actually more complicated today than it was 20 years ago. And while they may be more stressed out and busier than ever, almost nine out of 10 moms think they’re doing a better job balancing it all than their mothers did. The national survey

Add your child to Santa's Nice List

Did your child make the nice list this year? Mommy’s Mingle has a “Santa” connection! If you would like your child’s name in the Bronx Times Reporter Santa’s “NICE” list (FREE), please email his/her name to:  mommysmingle@gmail.com before Friday the 16th!!!!! The following week you can enjoy spending the time with them checking to see if they’ve made Santa’s list! Happy Holidays from Mommy’s Mingle

BronxMama Giveaway: Dunkin Donuts K-Cups and a Keurig!

Dunkin’ Donuts is inviting all guests in the NY Metro Area to “Get GifteDD.” Get GifteDD is Dunkin’ Donuts Metro New York’s holiday promotion where people can win great prizes just by checking in with Facebook or Foursquare. BronxMama has been given a special offer: a special Dunkin’ Donuts Metro New York HoliDDay Giveaway for one of our lucky readers. The value of this prize is approximately $150, and includes: 1 Keurig®

BronxMama Giveaway: Tickets to Santaland

One lucky family will win tickets to Bronx Santaland! The package includes a mini Christmas Play, pictures with Santa, and a yummy Christmas treat! Visit bronxsantaland.com for more information or Like them on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/bronxsanta To Enter: Leave a comment below letting us know what your family Christmas tradition is. One lucky family will  be chosen! Thanks to Bronx Santaland for this giveaway!

Bronx Forest Nursery

Inspired by a recent string of posts from parents in manhattan, brooklyn, and beyond, Anastasia L. thought it would be wonderful to start her own forest nursery in the Bronx. What is a Forest Nursery? A cooperative effort, the basic idea would be shaped by all of the moms involved, is that from 1 to 3 days a week (just mornings for now),  children and their caregivers spend time outdoors in

Black Friday Shopping Guide 2011

By: Christine Gibson With holiday budgets tighter than ever, Black Friday is a great way to save some cash while scoring great gifts for your partners and kids this year. If you’re up for the challenge then check out the deals below, secure a sitter, some caffeine, and get ready to save some bucks.  Toys R Us Toys R Us is opening its doors at 9pm on Thanksgiving Day with

Store Spotlight: Organic Store in the Bronx

Opened in April 2010, Bella Bath & Body Boutique is located in the Pelham Bay section of the Bronx. Visit their Facebook page at http://www.Facebook.com/bellabathandbodyboutique. If you’re in the area, stop by and check out their natural and organic bath and body products! The Boutique is proud to service the Bronx Community and educate their customers on making healthier choices with regards to Bath and Body products, home aroma and more. Bella