May 2014

Environmental Workshops in the Bronx

Green Generations offers FREE 2-hour workshops from 10am to 12pm once per month on Saturdays from May to October for children 8-12 years old. Each of these workshops have an eco-friendly theme to teach children about sustainability and cultivate a love for nature. The workshops are held at St. Mary’s Park and drop-off/pick-up will be in front of the St Mary’s Recreation Center entrance. There are a maximum of 8 children per group and

Party Idea: Circus Theme

By: Melissa German As most moms do, I like to let my kids pick their party theme both so that they can be excited about it but also as a record of their favorite things through the years. The first year is always a little tough, we try to limit the kid’s tv time so my son didn’t have a favorite cartoon character and with a toddler for a big sister, his first

The Ultimate BRONXMama's Day Giveaway

To celebrate all of our awesome BronxMama readers and Mother’s Day, we are doing a fun giveaway package for one lucky Mama valued at over $300! A Mani/Pedi at Pink Shisha $25 Gift Card from Cabot Creamery A Necklace from Gabby’s House of Jewelry A Dozen Cupcakes from Brew Coffee House DSP Sunscreen and Skin Mist The Lavender Grace Bouquet from Teleflora New Scents from Essence of Beauty To Enter:

Our Picks: TTPM

By Charlene Arias On Thursday, May 1st,  I had the opportunity to check out Time To play Mag’s Spring Showcase held downtown at the Altman Building. This event featured many top brand children’s toys and entertainment companies showcasing their new and hot items for the spring. It was nice speaking with the many representatives and learning more about the toy industry. The common theme I gathered from everyone was to

Learn to Ride a Bike

NYC Parks and Bike New York are proud to present Learn to Ride classes. In these free classes, they will teach children the fundamentals of bicycling, preparing them for years of safe and confident riding. Watch an It’s My Park segment about the program. Class Description This class teaches a safe, easy, effective way to learn to ride. Using this “balance first” method, parents help get their children rolling while the