2013 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Events in NYC
Looking for something to do with your kids on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend in New York City? Check out these NYC events happening Jan. 19-21, 2013, at venues in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island.
Fun Indoor Activities for When the Weather Keeps You Inside
When the weather keeps you inside, grab this handy list of fun activities—with items found in the house—to keep your kids from saying, "I'm bored."
Improve Your Child's Sleep Hygiene With These 4 Pillars
Good sleep hygiene, or the set of guidelines and habits that promote consistently restful and sufficient sleep, is important to your child's overall health. Tom Jackson, M.D., a psychiatrist who specializes in the treatment of sleep disorders, shares the four pillars to good sleep hygiene.
The Basics of Pest Prevention
Learn about the common bugs and pests that enter your home and how to get rid of them. Plus, see what pests your kids encounter at school and how to prevent them from bringing the bugs home.
Children's Furniture Store Opens Only U.S. Location in SoHo
COCO-MAT, an environmentally friendly furniture company for children, is opening its only U.S. location in SoHo. The company manufactures sustainable furniture using all-natural materials and environmentally friendly construction methods.
Achieve Dinner Party Success
Planning a dinner party may be challenging and even more so when babysitters cancel, quickly turning the adults-only get together into one that now includes kids on the guest list. Here are simple solutions to keeping the kids entertained that will help you host a successful dinner party--even with kids on the guest list.
Five Great Gifts Made in the NYC Area
A Queens Mama shares her tips on how to buy locally this holiday season, including five great gifts made right here in the New York City area.
Stuff We Like: Just For Fun
Check out our most recent lineup of favorite products for kids, featuring everything from an adorable critter towel from Apple Park to the new album, 'Little Nut Tree' from kiddie musician Dan Zanes. We're also loving Pottery Barn Kids 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' bedsheets, and BellyWashers fruit juice punch.
Rockland County Girl Scout Earns Gold Award for 'Pillows for Pink' Project
Rachel Broudy of West Nyack, a member of Pearl River Troop 40578 Girl Scouts Heart of Hudson, earned the Girl Scout Gold Award for her creative community service at The Breast Center at Nyack Hospital.
Brooklyn Family Events: Top Picks for June
Check out some great family events happening this June in Brooklyn.