September 2013

NYC Mayor’s Cup Cross Country

The NYC Mayor’s Cup Cross Country Championships will bring together more than 1,500 of New York City’s best high school cross country runners from the Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL), Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) and independent schools (AAIS) as they compete for the title of “Best in the City.”  The meet will begin at 2PM on Sunday, October 6 at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx and admission

Event Recap: Mommy's Pamper Me Day hosted by BronxMama and Mommy's Mingle

After a fun kids Back to School event earlier in the month, the meetup group Mommy’s Mingle co-hosted an awesome Mommy’s Pamper Me event this past Sunday with us! We decided a day of manis, pedis, wine, and sweets were just what moms needed after their first month of back to school duties. Hosted at Pink Shisha, located on East Tremont in Throggs Neck, moms enjoyed mingling while deciding between

Giveaway: Tickets to the Haunted Pumpkin Garden at NYBG

We’re giving away a family 4-pack of tickets to the New York Botanical Garden’s Haunted Pumpkin Garden! Pumpkin sculptures of spooky scarecrows, frightening spiders, sneaky snakes, and more await discovery at every turn in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. The display includes more than 500 intricately carved pumpkins that are sure to capture your youngster’s imagination. Every day kids can play inside a “gourd-geous” Pumpkin House, put on a scary

World Wide Day of Play

This Saturday is Nickelodeon’s annual Worldwide Day of Play! If you weren’t able to score tickets to the event in Prospect Park, there are still plenty of fun outdoor things to do in our own backyard! Family Art Project at Wave Hill: It’s the last day of summer so let the September sun be your helper as you use special photographic paper to make silhouettes from the light of the

Briana Reviews: Mojo Backpacks

Briana’s latest review is up! This time she reviewed the Orange Pufft Pyramid backpack from Mojo. She took her bag to school and tested it out for herself, lets see how it went! Check out the other awesome backpacks from Mojo here.

Review: Cozy Wall Art

After painting my last apartment and finding out what a terrible painter I am- I have decided to leave the walls in my small railroad apartment white. There are only so many pictures or paintings you can hang, and I think I’ve probably reached my limit- so I decided to try a nice big decal in our mini playroom. When I first saw the half room attached to my bedroom,

Event Recap: BXBTS

On the last Sunday of summer break, BronxMama along with Mommy’s Mingle hosted a Bronx Back to School (#BxBTS) picnic in the park. It was an event to get the kids together and have a day in the park full of good clean fun! The kids ran around in the sprinklers,  climbed the jungle gym and played some games from the book, Go Outside and Play from Kaboom. Each kid

Pully Palz Giveaway!

What a great idea! We all know how many times we’ve had to crawl on the floor looking for something baby has dropped. And if it’s a pacifier, we then have to find the nearest sink to rinse off before we can give it back. Pully Palz solves just that! Pully Palz continually retrieves pacifiers, and more! Entertains baby and helpful to parents at home or on-the-go…Attaches to car seats,