August 2018

Register for These Adult Classes at the New York Botanical Garden

  There’s only so many canvases one can collect from paint nights with friends. If you’re looking for some other awesome ideas for classes- look no further than the New York Botanical Garden’s Adult Education classes. NYBG offers adult classes in design, art, gardening, and now food and drink! Check out some highlights below, and visit for more information.   Practical, real-world Floral Design classes in New York City’s oldest

From the Bronx to Boston: Trip Ideas & New Direct Bus Service

  Did you know that there is a bus to Boston right here in the Bronx? It’s called Catch-a-Ride and it leaves from the front of Pelham Bay Park! No more trekking out of the way to Manhattan, only to pass right through the Bronx on the way up. The bus currently leaves from Brooklyn and then heads to the Bronx on Fridays, and returns Sunday afternoons- dropping off passengers

The NYC Ferry Soundview Route Launch- Route Information and Travel Ideas

We are so excited to share that Hornblower’s NYC Ferry service is officially in the Bronx! The Soundview Route launched Wednesday at 6:30 am for Bronx commuters-stopping at E. 90th St. and E. 34th St. before it’s last stop at the Wall St./Pier 11 Landing. You can check out our Instagram Stories over on @bronxmama_com to get a firsthand look at the views, and you can learn more about the

Camping at Wildwood State Park

  We are by no means camping veterans. We’ve had our fair share of glamping and tiny house adventures, but until recently- we had yet to sleep in an actual tent aside from that one night at the Bronx Zoo. But when Aldi had an amazing deal on an 8 person tent, I immediately called my friend and told her to grab one so we could plan that camping trip we’ve

College Students from the Bronx Part of Guided Tour Program at the American Museum of Natural History

  If you visit the American Museum of Natural History this summer, you might run into some college students native to the Bronx who are part of a program where they guide hundreds of camp group visitors on unusual, one-of-a-kind tours through the halls of the American Museum of Natural History. The program is called the Museum Education and Employment Program (MEEP) and participants create imaginative guided tours for day campers through

How the New JUMP Bikes Work

If you haven’t been to the Fordham area yet, you may have missed the launch of JUMP Bikes- where 200 dockless, pedal-assist bikes have been placed in the Bronx. Read below to find out more information about the bikes and how you can utilize and enjoy the new addition to the borough. About JUMP Bikes JUMP Bikes (formerly Social Bicycles) was founded in New York City in 2010 by CEO