Summer Family Fun: Top 5 Tips for Visiting Coney Island

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Its no secret that my daughter and I love a fun amusement park. With trips to Victorian Gardens, Adventureland, Hershey Park, and Sesame Place under her belt, I knew she would love a visit to nearby Coney Island. I had not been to the famed boardwalk town since pre-Hurricane Sandy so I was equally excited for our staycation day trip. Read on for my Top 5 Tips […]

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New York Baby Show – My Favorite Picks For On-The-Go Babies and Toddlers…

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I attended the 2015 New York Baby Show this past weekend and I’m here to share my favorite picks for on-the-go babies and toddlers. If you haven’t been to this family-friendly event, its a great opportunity for expecting and new parents to test out baby products, attend seminars, ask the experts some questions and win prizes. Here’s a recap […]

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The Perfect Accessory for Globetrotting Girls: CHARM IT! + Giveaway

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My daughter loves jewelry as much as the next girl but most of her treasured baubles fall into two categories – easy to break or too fancy for school. When we recently discovered the CHARM IT! collection of super adorable charms, bracelets and necklaces, we were both thrilled. In addition to being affordable at $5-6 a piece, the […]

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Five Must Haves for Traveling While Potty Training

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In my five and a half years of parenting, THE most challenging, stressful and messy moments happened during the potty training phase.  Potty training is no joke and the only thing worse than potty training at home is potty training on vacation.  If you’ll be traveling while potty training, you’ll definitely want to pack these […]

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Globetrotting Mommy: 2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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Mother’s day is coming up (May 10 in the United States) so don’t wait till the last minute to get your mom (wife or grandma) a great Mother’s Day present.  Of course the best gifts are handmade so have your kiddo make a card or candy necklace to go along with one of these picks from […]

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Traveling with Tots: Customize Your Car Seat With Maxi-Cosi

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Have you ever seen a fashionable baby car seat?  They didn’t exist when my daughter was born five years ago but they do now… If you’re looking for a stylish and safe car seat that can be customized to match your car’s interior or your outfits, check out Maxi-Cosi’s Mico Max 30. I went to the Maxi-Cosi […]

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Spotlight on Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

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If you’ve got little Disney fans in your house, Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales is just the ticket for a fun time.  My daughter and I got to check out this fun show in NYC over Spring Break and here are my top 10 reasons you’ll love it… 1 – The three plays – Snow […]

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April Showers Bring May Flowers: Best Umbrellas for Kids

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April has arrived so get your umbrellas ready.  Whether you’ll be traveling abroad or to school pick up, here are my best umbrellas for kids picks. For the little ladies: 1) I think this totes Kids Dot Bubble Umbrella would bring some sunshine on a rainy day.  I especially love that its see-through so kids can watch […]

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Globetrotting Girls: Meet Grace, the 2015 American Girl Doll

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If you’ve got a daughter who loves to travel, cook and play with dolls, today is your lucky day!  If you don’t already know, each year American Girl introduces a Girl of the Year and the 2015 American Girl doll, Grace Thomas, is my favorite one yet. Grace is an enthusiastic girl who loves to bake with friends […]

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Family Friendly Circus Fun: Catch Me! at the New Victory Theater

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I love seeing shows that are fun for the whole family so when I heard that Flip FabriQue, a circus troupe from Quebec, was coming to NYC I knew we were in for a treat. We previewed their fun filled Catch Me! performance at the New Victory Theater this weekend and it was AMAZING! Here are my top […]

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