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Giveaway: FREE At Home Check Up With Pager

In case you missed our Father’s Day Gift Guide, then you probably didn’t have a chance to learn about Pager, an app that brings doctors directly to you in the comfort of your own home. We just had a chance to try out a visit for ourselves and it was so convenient and easy! Blood work is done on the spot and we were given lots of great and helpful

Briana's Reviews: Holiday Edition

Briana’s Review: Holiday Edition Holiday prep is in full force here on Bronxmama, so Briana has been helping choose some of her favorites. Check out a few of her picks for gift ideas and stay tuned for more Holiday fun. Everything you see here will be included in our Holiday Gift Guide- so stay tuned!    

Holiday Must Haves from Momtrends #MomtrendsHoliday

Before we reveal our Winter Must Haves and Holiday Gift Guide, we want to share some ideas from another awesome event hosted by Momtrends. Each year Nicole and Sherri host an event to get NYC bloggers in the holiday spirit and we have the chance to learn about some great holiday trends and ideas. This year was no different as we had the chance to see some new holiday items

Winter Trip to Harrisburg Pennsylvania

Harrisburg, the capital of Pennsylvania, sits along the Susquehanna River. The river, which was once home to the Susquehannock tribe, is the longest river on the East Coast of the United States and runs through New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. So it’s no wonder that Harrisburg has played a huge role in American history- including the American Civil War and Industrial Revolution. This makes Harrisburg a great region to bring

Visiting Watkins Glen in the Finger Lakes

  Made up of 11 lakes, the Finger Lakes region in upstate New York is around 4.5 hours north of the Bronx. Located at the base of Seneca Lake sits the village of  Watkins Glen. Home of the infamous Watkins Glen State Park and Watkins Glen International racetrack, it is a great place to start when exploring the region. We recently used the online booking platform Glamping Hub to book

Financing Your Dream Car + New York Auto Show Ticket Giveaway

Brought to you by A Girls Guide to Cars Cracking up over unplanned matching at last year’s NY Auto Show Girls Night Out   One of our favorite events is coming up- the New York International Auto Show at the Jacob K. Javits Center! This year, the show takes place from Friday, March 30th through Sunday, April 8th. NYIAS is such a fun time for everyone- whether you’re searching for a

Visit Philly with the Visit Philly Overnight Package

  This month Luis and I celebrated 14 years together. While I usually plan a fun night out or relaxing staycation for us to enjoy, this year I had been so busy that I procrastinated big time. And since the kids are on mid-winter recess, we already had plans to head to South Jersey to visit family with the kids at some point. So being that Philadelphia is just a

This Weekend at Wave Hill

Photo: Joshua Bright   SAT, MARCH 19    FAMILY ART PROJECT: LITTLE PLANTS, BIG PRINTS Observe the lovely shapes of bulbous succulent plants. Then, creating shapes using construction paper and simple templates, we’ll make bold and brushy, large-scale prints, an engaging project that is easy for all! Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM   SUN, MARCH 20    FAMILY ART PROJECT: LITTLE PLANTS, BIG

Things to Do and Places to Go in the Bronx

Exploring Hunter Island in Pelham Bay Park   What’s there to do in the Bronx you ask? Here’s a general guide containing lots of indoor and outdoor activities to keep you and your family entertained throughout the year. Additional Guides: Swimming Lessons in the Bronx Bronx Summer Camp Guide Sports, Dance, & Arts Program Guide   Animals & Nature Bronx Equestrian Center 9 Shore Rd, Pelham Bay Park A full

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, DECEMBER 19    FAMILY ART PROJECT: SNOW-GLOBE GIFT BOXES Walk among Wave Hill’s majestic conifers with their wonderful scents and textures. Then, using live pine boughs we provide, create a winter wonderland resembling a snow globe. Add inhabitants and decorate it with shiny foil, snow-like shapes and natural objects like cones, dried herbs and spices. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM  

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, DECEMBER 12    FAMILY ART PROJECT: CANDLES, SNOWFLAKES AND STARS Fire and ice don’t usually go together, but as the winter days get shorter and colder, we’ll celebrate both! Take a simple candlestick and, using colorful, clay-like wax, mix and mold an inventive image of nature onto a candle, or let us show you how to make a woven string star or symmetrical button snowflake at this fun, seasonal bazaar.

Easy Entertaining with Improvements Catalog

If you didn’t have a chance to check out our recent Holiday Entertaining Guide, then you missed out on our feature of Improvements Catalog. We showed off a Pop Up Christmas tree that comes fully lit and decorated and takes five minutes to set up. Since then, we’ve enjoyed checking out the rest of the Improvements site to find other great holiday entertaining must haves to make life easier. In case