If you recall, back in December we traveled to Pocono Manor to take part in their Fireside Christmas, which we loved. Fast forward to July and we decided to experience this resort and spa in the summertime. Located around 2 hours from the Bronx, it’s a great place to visit with family to unplug, relax, and explore. Follow along our stay to get a first hand look at what
If you’re looking for some indoor fun this summer- perfect for rainy days- then head a few minutes north of the Bronx to Rockin Jump. Located in Ridge Hill, Rockin Jump Trampoline Park is the perfect place to let out some energy indoors. Rockin Jump features an open jump arena, a dodgeball area, slam dunk zone, challenge course, a fun X beam zone, and a rock climbing wall. Before entering
You don’t have to go far to end up in the wild west! Located a little over an hour from the Bronx, Wild West City is celebrating it’s 61st year of bringing western heritage and fun to generations of families. So on a beautiful Sunday morning, we jumped in the car and headed to the wild wild west to see what it was all about. Wild West City
Bike New York offers various bike classes for adults and kids for free. This summer there are two Bike Ride Clubs in Van Cortlandt Park taking place on Saturdays and Sundays until August 19th. The girls Bike Club runs on Saturday and their boy Bike Club runs on Sundays. Although the program has already started since last week, they are still in-taking participants. These ride clubs are completely free. They
For July 4th, we packed our bags and headed 2 hours to Lake Harmony in the Poconos to meet up with family for a fun lake trip. Having family 2 hours away in New Jersey, the Pocono Mountains is a great midway point to meet throughout the year. Being summer, we wanted to find a place to stay on one of the many lakes located in the Pocono area.
It’s Christmas in July! Well, sort of. To celebrate Elf the Musical coming to the Theater at MSG December 13-29th, we’re sharing a presale code- which begins today (July 11th). Tickets go on sale to the public on August 8th- so take advantage of this early opportunity to snag tickets to see our favorite Elf Buddy! To snag tickets, head over to www.ticketmaster.com and use code BRONXMAMA. Bring some Buddy you
Photo: Brick Underground We’re excited to once again be acknowledged by Brick Underground as one of the best Bronx neighborhood blogs along with Welcome 2 The Bronx. We’re beyond grateful for the mention: Welcome2TheBronx With the Bronx steadily gathering developer-backed hype as the next hot destination for the young, hip, and artistically-inclined, Welcome 2 the Bronx blogger Ed Garcia Conde has held fast as a no-B.S. source of local news separating fact
By: Char Arias Last month, this Bronxmama had an amazing trip to Walt Disney World! We brought our two sons, ages 2 1/2 and 8 on their first Florida vacation. With all the excitement that goes along with planning a family vacation, there were only two things that made me really anxious, 1) traveling to the airport with my two year old and 2) flying with him on the
We’re pretty excited about this one! On Saturday July 15th, head over to Orchard Beach for some free rollerskating! Bring your own or use the free rentals available. There will be two skate times- one for families and one for adults over 21. See more info and how to get your free tickets here.
If you recall, we last spent some time in the Hyundai Elantra Sport back in 2015. So,we were excited to spend another week in this year’s model to see what changes had been made and what features remained. With a 201 horsepower 1.6L Turbo GDI engine and your choice of either a 6-speed manual transmission or available 7-speed dual clutch transmission, the Sport really stands out among the Elantra family.
By Pope Jackson Anyone who knows me, knows I love outdoor sports. As a member of the Bronx River Alliance I paddle the river as much as possible. Nothing gets me excited like amazing experiences right in my backyard. NYC has never had a shortage of these, but the outdoor adventures were limited. Well the wait is finally over. Two new attractions featuring three exciting experiences have been completed
My favorite thing about the circus has never been the animals, for obvious reasons and well…that’s what the zoo is for. My favorite part has always been the acrobats, the contortionists, the aerialists, the trapeze artists and the tight rope walkers, the sheer talent and strength of those performers leave me in awe. Cirque Du Soleil has always attracted me; we loved Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour