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

LI Parents Day 2017: An Afternoon of Fun for Kids, Info for Parents

LI Parents Day 2017: An Afternoon of Fun for Kids, Info for Parents

LI Parents Day will be held 11am-3pm on Sunday, September 17, at Long Island University’s Pratt Recreation Center (720 Northern Blvd. in Brookville).

Aug 30, 2017

Long Island Nets Help Children in Need Go Back to School Prepared

Long Island Nets Help Children in Need Go Back to School Prepared

The Long Island Nets are partnering with United Way of Long Island as part of their ninth annual Stuff-A-Bus campaign to help local students from low-income families head back to school prepared.

Aug 07, 2017

TJE Dance Force Adds More Classes for Dancers with Special Needs

TJE Dance Force Adds More Classes for Dancers with Special Needs

TJE Dance Force has added more special needs dance classes at the Holbrook and Saint James studio locations.

Aug 02, 2017

Grace Music School to Add Music FunTime Classes in Melville

Grace Music School to Add Music FunTime Classes in Melville

Grace Music School will be offering Music FunTime classes, for children ages 18 months to 7 years, at the Melville location starting in the fall.

Aug 02, 2017

YMCA of Long Island Launches New Swim Program

YMCA of Long Island Launches New Swim Program

YMCA of Long Island's new swim lessons program is focused on safety, swim basics, and drowning prevention.

Aug 02, 2017