Mothers Day in the Bronx

BronxMama isn’t just for moms, but we know how amazing all mamas are. So, with Mothers Day just a few days away, we want to highlight some fun ways in which you can celebrate around the Bronx. 1. Enjoy a Garden Party this weekend at the New York Botanical Garden. Watercolor painting, picnics, card making, food sampling and more. Native Plant Garden, 2. Spend the morning at Wave Hill

Grants offered to non-profits for good nutrition and healthy eating projects

The McDonald’s New York Metro Nutrition Network is a community outreach initiative conducted by the McDonald’s Tri-State Area restaurants intended to support local nutrition programs. As a New York Tri-State area non-profit, you may apply for funds to jumpstart or enhance your own project that brings an understanding of good nutrition and healthy eating to your community. Projects must be completed by December 31, 2013 and will be evaluated based

Danimals Giveaway

Guess what? After more than a year of research and testing, Dannon has improved the nutritional value of Danimals Smoothies by reducing the sugar content by 25 percent-and according to everyone who has sampled it so far- it’s still delish! To celebrate, Bronxmama is giving away a pack of Danimals! To enter to win: leave a comment letting us know some of your child’s/children’s favorite after school snacks. Random winner

South Bronx featured in Neighborhood X Neighborhood

NYC & Company, New York City’s official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, today announced the South Bronx as the next destination to be featured in Neighborhood x Neighborhood, a new program designed to increase visitation, support local businesses and encourage exploration in areas outside traditional tourist locations across the five boroughs. Located in the southern section of the Bronx, the neighborhoods of Concourse, Melrose and Mott Haven are home to

Bronx Health and Wellness Summitt

Saturday, April 6, 2013 Fordham University 8:00 am to 4:30 pm SCHEDULE 8:00 A.M.-9:00 A.M.: Registration & Breakfast  9:00 A.M.-10:00 A.M.: Opening Remarks and Keynote Address  10:15 A.M.-11:30 A.M.: Morning Breakout Sessions  11:45 A.M.-12:45 P.M.: Lunch  1:00 P.M.-2:15 P.M.: 1st Afternoon Breakout Sessions  2:30 P.M.-3:45 P.M.: 2nd Afternoon Sessions  4:00 P.M.-4:30 P.M.: Closing Ceremony Register here *Bronxmama Workshop Picks MOMS IN THE SOUTH BRONX: STRESS FACTORS THAT AFFECT BIRTH OUTCOMES

Weighing In

Good news! The Hubby has joined me! It’s so much easier to make healthy eating choices when your other half does it right along with you. He has done it in the past and seen great results, but we have never seemed to be on the same page. So after I came home with a pair of pants in his size and he tried them on and they didn’t fit-

Dunkin Donuts Giveaway

How are you doing on your New Year Resolutions? Was one of them to eat healthier or lose weight? It’s only a month in, and I know how hard it can be to make the right choices when it comes to food. And sometimes we have to grab something when we’re out, especially breakfast items for those mornings we roll out of the bed late. So, I’m happy to hear

Grand Opening of Juice Bar and Cafe

Join Sunkofa during MLK weekend for complimentary sample tastings, spoken word, music, tributes to MLK, and more! SATURDAY ● SUNDAY ● MONDAY January 19th ● 20th ● 21st ▬ 2013 (Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King’s Birthday Weekend) 11:00 AM ▬ 7:00 PM 1789 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY.               Throughout the weekend, enjoy: Raffle drawings * free sample tastings (pastries and baked goods) * OG OrganicCoffee/Teas