October 2015

The Latest Accessories from T-Mobile

Let’s talk accessories! But no, not jewelry and cute scarves. Phone accessories! We recently spent the evening with T-Mobile at their Winter Phone Accessories preview and really loved what they have to offer. Everything from speakers to awesome phone cases were on display, so we’re excited to share our faves.     First up were these fun Case-Mate City Prints Collection cases for the iPhone 6/6s and iPhone 6/6s Plus. The NYC

See For Yourself: The Toy Insider's Holiday of Play

While everyone is figuring out what their little one is going to be for Halloween, the Bronxmama team has gotten a head start on the holidays to keep you in the loop! Last week we had the chance to attend The Toy Insider’s Holiday of Play event to see their Hot 20 list for this season. See for yourself!     You can check out the entire Holiday gift guide

Samsung Reveals New Black Stainless Steel at NYCWFF

Last week was all about food, drinks, and ending hunger at the New York City Wine and Food Festival in NYC. The event brings out the best in chefs, winemakers, spirits producers, and other personalities for a night of delicious food, drinks, entertainment, and more. The net proceeds of the event were to benefit the Food Bank For New York City and the No Kid Hungry campaign. We attended on Friday night’s Italian

Eye on Style with AC Lens

 A couple of weeks ago BronxMama joined AC Lens for an exclusive look at top trends for the season.  After sitting down for a presentation about AC Lens and all they have to offer we got to check out what Stylist Allison Berlin was able to put together with different eye wear options and then watched a whimsical Fairy make up demo by make up artist Erin Williams using colored Halloween Contacts by AC

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, OCTOBER 17    FAMILY ART PROJECT: BE A BEE Join us for this classic Family Art Project. Outfit yourself with wings, antennae, a pollen cup and a kazoo to hum with. Buzz around in a hive of six-sided cells and forage in the flowers. Join in a bee parade and do a bee dance in a cardboard hive. Parade at 12:30PM, weather permitting. Free, and admission to the grounds is

Special Offer for Boo at the Zoo

If you’ve checked out our Fall Events round up, then you know all about the annual Boo at the Zoo fun happening over at the Bronx Zoo. Each year the zoo has lots of fun activities for children and their families visiting- from hay mazes to costume parades, pumpkin carving, and treat stations all over.   We’ve gone every year since our oldest was born, and it’s always a must

October at the Bronx Museum

BX200 VIRTUAL STUDIOS Thursday, October 15, 6:30pm to 9:00pm Join us for the fourth installment of BX200 Virtual Artist Studios, featuring projected images by six of the BX200 artists, discussion, and Q&A in a relaxed atmosphere. CLOSING PARTY AND CATALOGUE SIGNING: ¡PRESENTE! THE YOUNG LORDS IN NEW YORK Friday, October 16, 6:00pm to 8:00pm Come have a last look at the popular ¡Presente! The Young Lords in New York exhibition,

Daddy Daughter Time at NY Comic Con 2015

By Eric Katechis This past week I had the exciting first time experience to go to New York Comic Con! It’s one of the biggest conventions in the country and boy did it not disappoint! I went there with the mission “How can I Make my daughter a Nerd like me?” A strange mission to be sure but I think everyone wants their kid to share their interests! (just not as

Nearby: Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze

If you haven’t already been, it’s time to cross the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze off your Fall Bucket list! For some, this is even an annual tradition- and it’s such a cool experience. Less than away from the Bronx, head over to Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson to see over 7,000 individually hand carved illuminated jack o lanterns in this walk through experience. Perfect for all ages, it’s also a great Friday night

Fall Looks from Sanuk #NeverUncomfortable

Fall is here! The leaves are changing, sweater weather is here, and we’re making the most of outdoor events before it’s too cold to spend a lot of time outside. We love all of the suedes and neutral colors of fall- toning it down as we transition from hot to cold. Once again, we looked to Sanuk for some autumn shoes that would look great with fall outfits, but be

Kids Fest at Bronx Terminal Market

Saturday, October 17, 2015 from Noon-4PM Celebrate Kids at Bronx Terminal Market! This family-friendly event is filled with activities and fun for the whole clan. There will be arts & crafts, games, giveaways & more. Bust out your best Halloween costume for a special prize! Visit the Bronx Children’s Museum’s River on the Go bus and complete an art project to take home. More info: bronxterminalmarket.com