Holiday Round up

Holiday Entertaining Must Haves + Stocking Stuffer Ideas

  The holidays are such a fun time for entertaining friends and family. Whether it’s a large dinner or just some guests over for holiday drinks and hors d’oeuvres, it’s the best time of year to host a gathering. It’s also a time when small thoughtful gifts are appreciated. To celebrate, the Bronxmama team recently hosted a fun holiday meeting where we went over entertaining must haves and stocking stuffer gift

The Holiday Train Show at NYBG: Special Offer + Giveaway

It’s almost time for one of our favorite Bronx holiday attractions- the Holiday Train Show at the NY Botanical Garden! Opening on the 21st, the train show is back and bigger than ever- featuring 3,000 square feet of additional space this year to make room for more trains, bridges, and tracks. If you’re unfamiliar with the train show, it’s a spectacular display of model train shows that ride through displays

The Latest Accessories from T-Mobile

Let’s talk accessories! But no, not jewelry and cute scarves. Phone accessories! We recently spent the evening with T-Mobile at their Winter Phone Accessories preview and really loved what they have to offer. Everything from speakers to awesome phone cases were on display, so we’re excited to share our faves.     First up were these fun Case-Mate City Prints Collection cases for the iPhone 6/6s and iPhone 6/6s Plus. The NYC

See For Yourself: The Toy Insider's Holiday of Play

While everyone is figuring out what their little one is going to be for Halloween, the Bronxmama team has gotten a head start on the holidays to keep you in the loop! Last week we had the chance to attend The Toy Insider’s Holiday of Play event to see their Hot 20 list for this season. See for yourself!     You can check out the entire Holiday gift guide

Halloween Decor from Oriental Trading + Costumes!

Fall is such a fun time of the year. Apple and pumpkin picking, corn mazes, and Halloween! Each year we usually host some kind of Halloween event- whether it’s a fun playdate for the kids or an adult costume party. So, we like to decorate the house with some spooky decor that we’ve collected over the years. We usually put some decorations to have up for the month of October

Fall Events in the Bronx

  Fall is here! In between your apple and pumpkin picking trips to local farms, be sure to enjoy all of the fun happening right here in the Bronx. We will continue to add events as we receive info about them, so be sure to check back frequently!     Bronx Native American Festival at Pelham Bay Park September 27, Noon-4:00 pm South Picnic Area Enter at Bruckner Blvd. and

July 4th Weekend in the Bronx

If you’re not going to be headed to the beach, BBQ’ing, or headed to see some nearby fireworks, here are some ideas to keep it local over the weekend in the Bronx. Catch a concert on the 4th in Van Cortlandt Park. Free concert with the BAE Jazz and Dixieland Band: A HOLIDAY SALUTE TO GEORGE M. COHAN. FREE, www.bronxensemble.org, July 4 2pm Create a fun Family Art Project at Wave Hill. Create

Father's Day in the Bronx + Gift Guide

This might be Bronxmama, but we are just as much about Bronxpapas! If you haven’t already planned a fun day out on Sunday, check out some last minute ideas we have. And before you go crazy trying to think of the perfect gift, check out what our contributing Bronxpapa had to say about Father’s Day: Keeping it Simple By Eric Katechis It’s Fathers day again! Maybe it’s just being a new

Easter in the Bronx 2015

March 14th     Easter Bunny Arrives at Bay Plaza Mall Plus activities on the first first day of his arrival. Easter Bunny will be available for photos on Level 1 Center Court.  March 28th       Brew Build a Basket Join Brew Coffee House for this FREE event. Bring in 4 hard boiled eggs to decorate and let your little ones pick out their own Easter basket. RSVP