In case you didn’t already know, BJ’s Wholesale Club has planted 428,565 trees through the Arbor Day Foundation- after their commitment to plant more than one million trees back by the year 2020 in communities that have been devastated by natural disasters. So again this year, in celebration of Arbor Day, BJ’s is launching it’s #ItsMyTree photo challenge that invites people to submit a photo of their favorite tree. Photo
For all of our Bronxmama runners, there’s still time to register for the 13th Annual MORE/SHAPE WOMEN’S HALF MARATHON! The event will once again pay tribute to the Women Run the World™ theme. But for this year and for the first time, the marathon will host the Women Run the World™ Relay & Mentorship Program. This program will honor 13 exceptional and noteworthy female leaders. Honorees will be paired up with
If you remember earlier last month we shared with you our our experience with the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge as well as the Gear VR virtual reality headset. To continue the fun, we’re happy to have partnered up with Verizon on a fun giveaway for Bronxmama readers. One of you will win a Bose SoundLink + Verizon Swag Bag. The giveaway includes: A Bose Soundlink A Verizon backpack Tech gloves And some fun
As this polar vortex makes up for the warm Christmas we had, the talk of coats and car seats makes its way back to the parenting conversation. We know it’s part of our parental instinct to want to keep our children’s coat on in the winter, especially when you don’t have time to heat the car up. However, if your child is still in a car seat, it’s important you
As we settle into 2016, there are so many cultural events happening both in and outside of the Bronx. We are always excited to share with you, especially when a giveaway is involved! Happening over at Carnegie Hall this month are three upcoming concerts: THE MUSIC OF KARL JENKINS: A Concert for Peace, REQUIEM FOR THE LIVING: The Music of Dan Forrest, and MORTALS AND ANGELS: A Bluegrass Te Deum with Dailey
This Bronxmama scored some cool mom points. How? I gave my son and husband a limited edition Marvel lithograph collectible piece of art. Number 108 out of 250 to be exact. This is a big deal in my house. My 7 year old son and 37 year old husband are HUGE Marvel fans and collectors of comics. They spend their weekends visiting the local comic stores and keeping up
By: Nicole Jackson This past weekend Brianne of Stroller in the city hosted an event at Lord & Taylor with the newborn and infant clothing line, Little Me. It was a great way to get out and enjoy some holiday cheer with your little ones. There was something for everyone. Little Me was on hand giving out goodie bags, Santa taking pictures with the kiddies, and Bobbi Brown Cosmetics doing make overs for the Moms.
In case you missed our fun feature on See Kai Run shoes for little ones, we’re sharing a great clearance event that is taking place now until the end of 2015. 60% off is too good not to share! And just because we’re feeling festive- we are giving away a pair of shoes to one lucky Bronxmama reader thanks to See Kai Run! So, check out the sales, and
December is already in full swing and we’re having so much fun sharing our favorite holiday entertaining, gift, and activity ideas. One thing we love is to send a nice bouquet of flowers to add some holiday cheer to a loved one’s home. It’s great for your favorite hostess, to send to the grandparents from the kids, or just to someone you know that would appreciate a beautiful bouquet that
By: Nicole Jackson From the moment we found out I was pregnant, my husband and I made the decision that we wanted to breastfeed exclusively for the first six months to a year. Being a first time mom, little did I realize that every woman’s body is different and my plans would be challenged by low milk production. Though my son latched from birth right away with little resistance
By: Nicole Jackson Happy National Cookie Day! To celebrate, Krusteaz gave us the opportunity to showcase some cool gift ideas for the Holidays using their delicious and vast variety of cookies. Everyone is on a budget, so why go to that discount store looking for a random reasonably priced gift, that will probably never be used. These days you can really appreciate someone who took the time out to
This time of year is so magical. The family gatherings, the holiday decorating, and letters to Santa! If your children believe in the magic, receiving a letter from the jolly old man in the North Pole is such an amazing surprise for them. We’ve teamed up with Santa Sent Me A Letter to bring you a discount code and a giveaway to create a personalized letter for your little ones!