Charlene Arias

Review + Giveaway: Choice Collectibles Marvel Art

  This Bronxmama scored some cool mom points. How? I gave my son and husband a limited edition Marvel lithograph collectible piece of art. Number 108 out of 250 to be exact. This is a big deal in my house. My 7 year old son and 37 year old husband are HUGE Marvel fans and collectors of comics. They spend their weekends visiting the local comic stores and keeping up

Review: Create Your Own Budsies!

Do you need an idea for a unique, one of a kind gift that your child will love? One they created themselves? Your child can put their idea on paper and it will come to life in a soft, colorful plush shipped straight to them. This cool gift comes from Budsies! My son created his very own Budsies together with my sister and they came up with an old-fashioned superhero

A Day with Fireman Sam

Last Saturday we attended a special sneak peek screening of the new movie, FIREMAN SAM ULTIMATE HEROES. HIT Entertianment sponsored the event at the NYC Fire Museum to celebrate the new film that’s available to download, stream or purchase as a DVD from starting November 4th. If your little one loves firefighters and adventure, then Fireman Sam and his Pontypandy brigade are sure to please. Fireman Sam has been

No Cell Phone Day

We recently had the opportunity to read the new book, “No Cell Phone Day” by Delfeayo Marsalis. This wonderfully written and beautifully illustrated book was the perfect read for my 6 year old son and I. We recently had an “unplugged” day at home so this story came just in time to continue our family practice of having electronic free days. The book follows young Jazmine’s birthday surprise for her

Family Getaway: Ocean City NJ

Two weeks ago my husband and I along with our 5 year old son and my 14 year old niece enjoyed a great trip down in Ocean City, New Jersey. I know what your thinking, “she means Ocean City, Maryland”. Nope! Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes away down the Garden State Parkway is a wonderful family beach town that has earned the nickname, “America’s Greatest Family Resort”. We planned