April 8, 2016

Editorial: A Bronx Dad Weighs in on the Family and Medical Leave Act

By: Eric Katechis   Living in New York at times can be challenging-and when bringing home a newborn, reading the fine print in your HR handbook is a must! NY recently made strides with their Family and Medical Leave Act. Major changes now available for both parents include 12 weeks of leave. I would like to share with you, as a dad how much this affects me. My daughter was born premature by two

Bose SoundLink + Verizon Swag Bag Giveaway #BetterMatters

  If you remember earlier last month we shared with you our our experience with the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge as well as the Gear VR virtual reality headset. To continue the fun, we’re happy to have partnered up with Verizon on a fun giveaway for Bronxmama readers. One of you will win a Bose SoundLink + Verizon Swag Bag. The giveaway includes: A Bose Soundlink A Verizon backpack Tech gloves And some fun

This Weekend at Wave Hill

Photo: Joshua Bright SAT, APRIL 9    FAMILY ART PROJECT: STILL-LIFE CORNUCOPIA Working with themes and methods found in his work in (Not So) Still Life, the spring show in Glyndor Gallery, visiting artist Adam Brent explores the common cornucopia as an art object. We’ll work with paint, dishes, branches, wood, plastic fruit and vegetation to make wall-mounted, cornucopia sculptures and assemblages. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until

Clean Eating with the Nutri Ninja® with Auto-iQ™and Smooth Boost™ Technology

      By: Eric Katechis Earlier last month I decided to take on a big challenge and lifestyle change. The annual Greek Orthodox fast was coming up and while I’m not exactly staunch when it comes to fasting, I decided it was the perfect time to take on a no-meat challenge. Before I began, I did some research on some possible appliances to not only get me through the fast, but