Top Five Kid Friendly Activities to Celebrate Spring

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This seemed to be the longest winter EVER so I’m really excited that spring arrives today. If you’re looking for something different to celebrate the arrival of spring over the next few weeks, here are my top five kid friendly activities to celebrate spring… 1) Spring means colorful flowers and kids of all ages will be […]

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Travel Inspired Decor for Nurseries and Kids Rooms

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If you’re decorating a nursery or kids room this spring, here are five of my favorite travel inspired decor finds. How fun is this iron Pottery Barn Kids USA Shelf for a kids room or playroom? I love seeing globes in kids rooms and this Land of Nod Chalk Around the World Globe (in gold, red or blue) is […]

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Spotlight on #DisneySide: Winter Wonderland Princess Playdate

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Since we’ve been snowed in for much of this winter, I gathered our close friends and family for a fun filled Winter Wonderland Princess Playdate to celebrate our DisneySide and share our warm memories. Read on to see how much fun we had… Since NYC apartments are not built for crowds, we gathered at grandma’s cottage in the […]

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Traveling Toys: LeapPad3 Review

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We’re big LeapFrog fans so when we were asked to review the LeapPad3, I knew my daughter would be up for the challenge. I occasionally let her use electronic gadgets at home but when we travel I let her use them as much as she wants on the plane or in the car. We had a 6+ hour road […]

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2015 Product of the Year Giveaway: Great Items for Home and Away

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Today I’ve got a great giveaway filled with 30 items that were recently voted 2015 Product of the Year Winners! In case you’re not familiar with Product of the Year, it is the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation. The 2015 Product of the Year award winners are backed by the votes of more than 40,000 consumers. […]

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Great Gift Ideas for Globetrotting Gals

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If you’re looking for a cute gift for a globetrotting friend, mom or jet set girl, check out this adorable Landmark Ring Dish from Anthropologie featuring a tiny Eiffel Tower. Just stack your rings onto the Eiffel Tower while you do the dishes, change a diaper, or help with an art project and they will be safe and […]

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7 A.M. Enfant Introduces Winter Must-Have for Scooter Loving Kids

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Urban kids love to ride their scooters all year long (ok maybe not during blizzards) but that can be a real challenge when temps drop. If getting your kids to wear their gloves is a daily battle like it is with my daughter, you (and your kids) are going to love Kids WarMMuffs™ from 7 A.M. Enfant. You see the […]

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Family Vacation Trends: Mexico’s Grand Velas Resorts Introduce Digital Detox Program

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If you (or your husband or kids) have a hard time relaxing sans electronics on vacation, the new Digital Detox program at Mexico’s Grand Velas Resorts is here to help. To encourage families to power down this year and spend quality time together, Mexico’s Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit boast a Detox Concierge who […]

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Spotlight on NYC: Once Upon A Ballet Series From New York Theatre Ballet

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Taking in the endless cultural opportunities in NYC with my daughter is one of our favorite things. Over the past few years, we’ve experienced a lot of the traditional winter holiday activities and this year I introduced my daughter to the New York Theatre Ballet’s Once Upon A Ballet series which kicked off with The Nutcracker. If you think your little […]

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Fun Food Friday: Trader Joe’s Takes Flight: A Dark Chocolate Tasting Odyssey

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Remember my post about Trader Joe’s Chocolate Passport? Today I’m back to tell you about another delicious option for chocolate loving adventurers…Trader Joe’s Takes Flight: A Dark Chocolate Tasting Odyssey. I picked one up over the holidays and somehow in all the hustle and bustle, we never broke into it until…the Blizzard of 2015. This adorable […]

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