The Fresh Air Fund, which will be entering its 141st summer of serving New York City children from low-income communities by giving them experiences of a lifetime- free of charge. Boys and girls learn about new places, participate in cultural exchange, and go on a journey of self-discovery. Host families from along the East Coast and Canada volunteer to take in participants along with sleep-away camps in upstate New
Christmas card season is upon us! If you’re not booking a photo shoot with one of the many talented family photographers in the Bronx, then look no further than our own backyard! Pull together your family’s wardrobe, grab a few props, and head to one of these locations for beautiful photo opps. New York Botanical Garden While anywhere on the grounds make for an amazing backdrop, the decorated
By Eric Katechis Looking for some stocking stuffer ideas for your favorite iPhone user? We’ve tried out four iPhone 7 cases from our friends at Verizon that make for perfect stocking stuffers. We’re also giving away one! 1. Evo Tactical Extreme Edition Case for iPhone 7 $49.99 www.verizon.com “Tech21’s Case feels just like the name. You get a really solid case that makes you feel confident
By: Charlene Toro Arias One hot item my son recently had his eye on is the latest Skylanders Imaginators game for Wii U. We had the lucky opportunity to get our hands on a starter pack and review it before the holiday madness begins. If you have a little gamer in your family, then this is game to have. My eight year old son, AJ says this is the best Imaginators game so
The Broadway League just announced the list of participating Broadway shows for the upcoming Kids’ Night on Broadway, which takes place on Tuesday February 28th 2017. Tickets for the 21st Kids’ Night on Broadway will go on sale to the public on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 10:30am. Kids’ Night on Broadway® is an annual event where kids 18 and under can attend participating Broadway shows for free when accompanied
Like most children, I couldn’t wait for Christmas morning as a child. I was so excited to leave out the cookies I made for Santa and wake up to a tree surrounded by presents. Now as an adult, I still love the holidays- but I’m in no rush for the day to actually arrive. I cherish each day that is filled with that magical holiday spirit- the many Christmas events,
Once you become a mom, chances are you have the quickest route to the nearest coffee shop mapped out. Whether it’s a drive thru for a quick caffeine fix, or a local place to sit and have a few moments alone- a great cup of coffee can make everything go smoother. If you’re in the area, be sure to head over to Mon Amour Coffee & Wine located on W.
By: Martha Katechis Exploring a new country only a short drive away…. “Oh Canada, Oh Canada…” everyone knows that one right? We think of hockey, cold mountain tops and now Poutine. For this year’s wedding anniversary my hubby and I wanted to travel, but with just a few days available and no plane tickets we knew a road trip was our best option. So to Canada we went, specifically
Brought to you by Metro Optics Eyewear The holidays are officially upon us and it’s time to start checking folks off the gift lists. While the kids are usually pretty easy (hey, they make their own lists), adults can be a bit harder to shop for. So we’ve partnered with Metro Optics to bring you some eyewear gift ideas that are both stylish and functional. Staff Picks With 4
Happy Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is here! For those who are too young to help out in the kitchen, we’ve picked some of the easiest Thanksgiving craft ideas from Pinterest to keep the little ones entertained while you cook. Have some more fun ideas? Leave a comment below with your go-to Thanksgiving crafts.
If you remember, earlier this year La La Anthony was named Residence Inn by Marriot’s Resident Mom of 2016. Since La La spends a lot of time traveling with her family, Residence Inn asked her to share some of her favorite recipes that are easy to create- even when traveling. We love the Peanut Butter Cup Pilgrim Hats, so figured we’d share!
We’re less than a week away from Thanksgiving! That means holiday guests will soon be arriving- or you’ll be the one they are awaiting! So, we’ve put together a great list of must haves- which make for both great hosting ideas and gifts for the hostess. Ninja Coffee Bar System Coffee and overnight guests go hand in hand. We love the Ninja Coffee Bar for a coffee house experience