February 2015

Showing love with Skylanders

Love is in the air, even for Skylanders! If you have a child who loves Skylanders as much as my oldest does, then you might want to hit up your nearest Kmart, Walmart, or other major retailer and pick up a pack of Skylanders Valentine’s Day cards to pass out in school. If you’re looking for a fun Valentine’s Day treat to give to your little Valentine, check out the

Sign your child up for a free Fresh Air Fund experience

Join The Fresh Air Fund for our 139th summer of serving New York City children and give your child an experience of a lifetime. The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency, has provided free summer experiences to more than 1.8 million New York City children from low-income communities since 1877. Fresh Air summers are filled with children running barefoot through the grass, swimming for the first time or gazing

Can Do Duck Musical + Special Offer

If you’re looking for a fun show to take your little ones too, then we recommend Can Do Duck Musical, opening Sunday February 8th at Culture Project at Lynn Redgrave Theater. The show, which is recommended for children ages three to eleven, will be playing on Saturdays and Sundays at 11 am. Can Do Duck: The Musical is a positive motivational musical for children and families about believing in yourself and

Valentine's Day Kids Party at The Mall at Bay Plaza

Visit the Guest Services Desk to sign up for FREE to The Mall at Bay Plaza’s VALENTINE’S DAY KIDS PARTY! Saturday, February 14th 10AM – 11:30 AM Food Plaza – Third Level   Hurry! There are only a limited number of spaces for this exclusive event!   Miss Tamara will lead kids in high energy fun activities! The morning starts with a Love Bug Huggy Dance  Cupid Bow & Arrow

Happy Birthday Elmo! Sesame Street Live + 50% off Select Tickets

It’s getting late, but we’re still in time to celebrate Elmo’s Birthday today! To celebrate, there is the opportunity to get 50% off select tickets to Sesame Street Live: Make A New Friend at the Theater at Madison Square Garden February 19 – March 1! PROMOTIONAL CODE: SAVE50 About the show: Chamki is from far away and she’s visiting Sesame Street for just one day! Grover has a long to-do

Learn to Swim Vacation Camp with NYC Parks

Over the Mid-winter Recess school break, NYC Parks offers children between the ages of 6 and 17 the opportunity to learn how to swim, stay active and exercise during their break from school. These free classes include both aquatic safety and fitness benefits and are a great way for children to have fun in the winter. Parents interested in signing up their kids for this opportunity should reach out to

Party Idea: Valentines Day Theme

We love any reason to have a get together- especially for the little ones. Over the years we’ve hosted and been to some seriously cute Valentine’s Day soirees. The mini parties can be as simple as cookie decorating to Valentines Day cards or crafts. Here are some fun ideas to host a Valentines Day get together at your place: 1. It’s all about the colors. We love using the white

Giveaway: Valentines Day Bouquet from Teleflora

Love is in the air! And so is the smell of fresh flowers! To celebrate how much we love our readers, we’re giving away a beautiful bouquet of flowers from Teleflora. Whether you want to send flowers to a loved one or just have a beautiful bouquet in your home to celebrate the month of February, the Sweet Embrace Bouquet is perfect. To Enter: Leave a comment letting us know your