Top 10 Tips for Seeing Disney’s Frozen on Ice

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When I was little, my mom took my sister and I to see Ice Capades during a Florida vacation and soon after, we both had Chicken Pox. Since then I’ve never had much desire to see any sort of mass-market, massive kiddie audience production but when I heard Disney was debuting a Frozen on Ice show, […]

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Staycation Ideas 102: Get Moving with LeapTV from LeapFrog

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Keeping NYC kids entertained outside in the winter can be challenging but can so staying home which typically means a post-playdate messy apartment. When LeapFrog and MomSelect asked if I wanted to try out the new LeapTV and host my very own playdate, I was excited to say the least. My five-year old daughter had never played […]

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Family Fun with Baby Loves Disco Dance Parties

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Can you imagine a family friendly activity where kids can dance and sing under disco lights, moms can catch up with friends and dads can guzzle beer?  It exists and its called Baby Loves Disco! My family and I were invited to check out the Boo Baby Boo Halloween Baby Loves Disco party in NYC last month and […]

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Somebody Come and Play! Checking out the Sesame Street Exhibit at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts in Lincoln Center

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It was a cold and rainy day outside but when my daughter and I stepped into the “Somebody Come and Play” Sesame Street Exhibit at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, things suddenly turned warm and fuzzy. From life size characters like Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Elmo and Snuffleupagus to movies and […]

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Fun Food Friday: Top 10 Kid Friendly Snacks for Planes, Trains and Automobiles

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Do your kids say “I’m hungry” all the time?  That’s an easy one when you’re home but when you’re on the go, you better be ready with some kid friendly snacks. Here are some of my favorite go-to, mostly healthy snacks for traveling. 1) Food that doesn’t make a mess is a win when you’re on the go. […]

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How to host a Caribbean themed party in 10 easy steps

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My daughter recently requested a Caribbean themed party with dolphins for her 5th birthday. This would have been super easy if it was summer and if we had a pool (and a backyard!) but for a New York City party in the fall, it took a little creativity. Read on to see my tips for […]

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Top 5 Family Friendly Halloween Activities in NYC

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This is probably going to be one of the last nice weekends before the Polar Vortex strikes again so get your costumes ready and check out these family friendly Halloween activities. 1) Circle Line’s Halloween Ball Kids Costume Cruise Want to combine a Halloween activity with a little sightseeing?  You’ll love Circle Line’s special Halloween Ball – […]

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“Frozen” Inspired Disney Cruises to Norway Debut in June

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Do you have a Frozen fan in your family?  I thought so.  If you’re looking for a summer Disney getaway that doesn’t involve scorching temperatures and long lines, check out the new Disney cruises aboard the Disney Magic to the Norwegian Fjords. This scenic region of Norway served as the inspiration and backdrop for Frozen […]

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Fun and Free in Manhattan: Explore the High Line in NYC

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New York City can be a super expensive place to visit but there is never a shortage of free family friendly activities and attractions if you’re in the know. Today I’m showcasing the High Line in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood. One of the best places for kids of all ages to take in New York City, the […]

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Cute and Comfy Pajamas for Little Jetsetters

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I always pack my favorite pajamas when I travel so when I pack my daughter’s suitcase, I always make sure to bring her favorite comfy pajamas along too. While my daughter still has a soft spot for princess nightgowns, she likes her pajamas a little more “grown up looking” now that she’s almost five (going […]

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