Parenting 101: Managing Kids and Screen Time at Home and Away

Parenting 101: Managing Kids and Screen time at Home and Away

Move over bedtimes, potty training, and breast feeding, one of the most controversial parenting topics is proving to be the most worrisome of all – managing kids and screen time. Like most couples, my husband and I don’t exactly see eye-to-eye on this topic so navigating our daughter’s screen time is far from easy. While I […]

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Top 10 Tips for Visiting Morey’s Piers in Wildwood, New Jersey

Dress cool and comfortable for a day at Morey's Piers. Top 10 Tips for Visiting Morey’s Piers in Wildwood, New Jersey

A summer trip to Wildwood, New Jersey is a great retreat for families who love their beach trips with a side of adventure. If you’re headed to the Jersey Shore, you will definitely want to check out Morey’s Piers, three fun-filled piers offering amusement park rides and coasters, water park fun, boardwalk games, culinary treats and […]

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Top 10 Cool Things to do in Wildwood, New Jersey

Renting a surrey is a family friendly way to explore Wildwood, New Jersey. 10 Cool Things to do in Wildwood, New Jersey

Taking a trip to Wildwood, New Jersey is like going back to a care-free time way before frappuccinos and Splena were invented. I couldn’t get enough of the the old-school architecture and was thrilled to find an absence of chain stores and avocado toast at every turn. When I heard the Star Spangled Banner play on […]

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Favorite Books for Kids Who Love Travel: The Queen is Coming to Tea

Favorite Books for Kids Who Love Travel: The Queen is Coming to Tea

As many of you already know, going to afternoon tea is one of my daughter’s favorite activities. She started hosting tea parties with her dolls as a toddler, then graduated to kiddie tea parties at the Eloise store and now she loves the real deal afternoon tea at fancy hotels like NYC’s Plaza Hotel. On […]

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New Disney Villains Forever Stamps are Perfect for Globetrotting Kids

New Disney Villains Forever Stamps are Perfect for Globetrotting Kids

The U.S. Postal Service must have been brainstorming with 2nd grade teachers because the latest Disney Villains Forever stamps will surely start a new generation of pen pals! The new designs celebrate the rich legacy of the Walt Disney Studio’s Ink & Paint Department with a sheet of 20 Forever stamps featuring 10 classic Disney […]

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The Best Rides at Splish Splash, Long Island (and Coupon Code!!)

Best Rides at Splish Splash, Long Island. The Yellow Submarine area is a hit with little kids.

We’ve started a family tradition of kicking off summer with a visit to Splish Splash Waterpark and this year was no different. After a crazy cold spring, we finally had the chance to visit last weekend and today I’m sharing the scoop on the Best Rides at Splish Splash for every age. Splish Splash is […]

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Top 5 Picks From Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower

The Inglesina Zippy Light stroller stands when folded making it easy to store in NYC apartments.

The Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower is one of the best events for new and expecting parents to get the scoop on the newest baby products, services, and parenting trends. At the recent NYC baby shower event, I got to check out the latest and greatest baby products and today I’m sharing my favorites. […]

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Summer Fun: Top 10 Things to do in Coney Island

Top 10 Things to do in Coney Island

I’m always amazed by all the things to do in Coney Island. From beaches and museums to all-day amusement park rides and family-friendly eats, Coney Island is a great day trip for the whole family.  Read on for my favorite Coney Island picks…  Top 10 Things to do in Coney Island   1) Ride the family […]

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Gulliver’s Gate NYC: a Small, Small World Opens in Times Square

Gulliver's Gate NYC: a small, small world opens in Times Square

The latest NYC tourist attraction has arrived and it is definitely worth checking out with or without the kids.  Gulliver’s Gate is a “mini-world” exhibit in Times Square where families can wander from city to city, exploring the whole wide world in one trip. We checked it out at the grand opening party and I especially loved looking at […]

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Where to Go for Medical Emergencies at Home and Away

Where to Go for Medical Emergencies at Home and Away

Medical emergencies at home can be scary but things can seem much worse when you’re on the go. Most new moms have first-aid kits in their strollers and thermometers at home but it isn’t so easy to know where to turn when you’re faced with more than a scraped knee or low-grade fever, especially on a […]

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