Interview with Laurie Gelman, Author of 'Class Mom'

Interview with Laurie Gelman, Author of 'Class Mom'

Laurie Gelman talks about her novel 'Class Mom' and how she got fired from her class mom position after five years.

Sep 26, 2017

The Hottest Birthday Party Trends of 2017

The Hottest Birthday Party Trends of 2017

We are almost 100% positive your child will be asking for one of these birthday party themes this year.

Sep 25, 2017

How to Help Your Child Build Emotional Intelligence Skills

How to Help Your Child Build Emotional Intelligence Skills

High emotional intelligence translates to success across the board—in children academically and in adults professionally. Here’s how you can help your child build emotional intelligence skills in all development stages.

Sep 22, 2017

Must-Have Infant Car Seats

Must-Have Infant Car Seats

From safety to style, here are our picks for 2018’s top car seats.

Sep 21, 2017

How to Help Your Child Build Emotional Intelligence Skills

How to Help Your Child Build Emotional Intelligence Skills

High emotional intelligence translates to success across the board—in children academically and in adults professionally. Here’s how you can help your child build emotional intelligence skills in all development stages.

Sep 22, 2017

How to Tie-Dye with Food Coloring

How to Tie-Dye with Food Coloring

Nothing evokes summer quite like tie-dyeing T-shirts with your kids. Here are directions for an Eco-friendly tie-dye option—tie-dye with food coloring—from "More Boredom Busters".

May 18, 2015

Fairytale Island Indoor Playground and Café to Open in Bay Ridge

Fairytale Island Indoor Playground and Café to Open in Bay Ridge

Fairytale Island, an indoor playground and café for children ages 1-12, will open late September in Bay Ridge.

Sep 06, 2017

Pick Your Own Apples in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

Pick Your Own Apples in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

Find u-pick apple orchards and farms in the NYC area, including Long Island, Southeast New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, that offer pick-your-own apples in the fall. In addition to apple picking, many of these farms also offer fun fall extras like hay rides, corn mazes, animal petting zoos, and apple cider pressing.

Jun 11, 2014

Fall Food Events and Festivals in the New York Area

Fall Food Events and Festivals in the New York Area

Check out these fantastic food festivals and edible events in the New York area.

Sep 02, 2016

Raine and Riley's Opens New Location in Bay Ridge

Raine and Riley's Opens New Location in Bay Ridge

Raine and Riley's, a children's clothing store, moved to a new location within Bay Ridge—here's a peek inside.

Aug 24, 2017

Brooklyn Museum to Debut Animal Mummies Exhibit

Brooklyn Museum to Debut Animal Mummies Exhibit

If your kids love animals, mummies, or both, head to the Brooklyn Museum this fall or winter to see Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt.

Aug 14, 2017

Teen Songwriters in NYC Can Enter Contest to Win Recording Session

Teen Songwriters in NYC Can Enter Contest to Win Recording Session

Teenage songwriters in NYC can enter #MyNYCSong to win a one-on-one mentoring session with Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons.

Aug 09, 2017

Brooklyn Children's Museum Unveils Green Roof

Brooklyn Children's Museum Unveils Green Roof

The Brooklyn Children’s Museum unveiled its new green roof and canopy.

Aug 09, 2017

Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop, a nursery and preschool for children ages 4 months to 4 years, recently opened in Clinton Hill.

Aug 04, 2017