February 2015

Toddler Looks with ToobyDoo + Giveaway!

Looking for some fun modern pieces to add to your little ones wardrobe? Check out ToobyDoo, a fun line of children’s clothing that features fun and colorful clothing. ToobyDoo’s philosophy is simple: imagination, ideas, form, function, innovation by design. Started in 2008 right here in New York, ToobyDoo’s first product was a pair of modern design rain boots. Since then, they’ve been featured in Parents Magazine and other top family

Review: 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport #DriveMitsubishi

For our latest car review, we had the chance to check out the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. Let’s start with some basic facts about this SUV: Seats 5 MPG 25/32 Starting at $19,595 Comes in 6 different colors 2014 model Named to the”10 Most Affordable SUVs” List by Kelley Blue Book’s The Outlander Sport we reviewed was in a Labrador Black color, with a black leather interior. First thing I looked

Hip Hop Pioneers Visit St. Joseph School in the Bronx

Last month Windows of Hip Hop made its first visit to a school in the Bronx as part of their city wide school tour. Grand Master Melle Mel and Grand Master Caz, along with Lenny Caro, president of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce, and studio owner JT Liss payed a visit to Saint Joseph School in the Bronx. The hip hop pioneers and Mr. Caro joined 6th, 7th, and 8th

Weekend Getaway: Camelback Mountain Resort

While the snow might not be fun to deal with on your everyday commute, it can be an awesome time when you’re specifically there to play in it! While looking for ideas to feature on Bronxmama for some fun winter weekend getaways, we decided to try out Camelback Mountain Resort which is less than 2 hours away from the Bronx.  We had the great opportunity to be a media guest

Mid-Winter Recess Roundup

Looking for things to do during the break from school? Don’t go stir crazy, check out our recommendations:   Carla Hall’s Culinary Kids Week at the New York Botanical Garden February 16–22, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. A week full of culinary events for kids at NYBG.  As part of the Garden’s Edible Academy initiative, join NYBG and Carla Hall for a family-friendly, weeklong festival celebrating the relationships among plants, farms, and

Bronx Awesome Birthday Expo

  We are so excited to announce that the FREE tickets to our Bronx Awesome Birthday Expo are officially available HERE. Come out and meet with representatives from all kinds of services related to parties and walk away with all of the information you need to plan your child’s next birthday! If you have a business that would like to be a part of our event, please contact us at nicperrino@gmail.com.  

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, FEBRUARY 14    FAMILY ART PROJECT: I HEART POLLINATORS Visit Wave Hill’s Tropical House—housed in one wing of the Marco Polo Stufano Conservatory—and breathe in the fragrance of greenhouse flowers and enjoy their colorful blooms. Then, using a variety of charming styles—and adding a pollinator helper—make your own lovely, lacy, feathery and flowerful Valentine’s Day cards. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, FEBRUARY 7    FAMILY ART PROJECT: NATURE-MASK PAPERMAKING—A WAVE HILL AT 50 ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM For this celebratory occasion, learn from visiting artist Randy Brozen how to make beautiful, handmade paper masks from the natural fibers of cotton and abaca. Decorate your masks with natural images, leaves, sparkly items and materials from Wave Hill, then parade your creation for a forest carnival. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until

SpongeBob SquarePants Event at All Toys"R"Us Stores

Saturday, Feb. 7 from 12pm-2pm at ALL Toys“R”Us stores!* Use your superpower strength to build and catapult jellyfish with the Mega Bloks SpongeBob SquarePants Jellyfish Launcher! You can even take it home along with a FREE Mega Bloks SpongeBob SquarePants figure! Visit toysrus.com for more info.