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Island Glamping at The Shawnee Inn in the Poconos

Glamping [glam-ping]  noun 1. Informal. the activity of camping with some of the comforts and luxuries of home: Imagine glamping in a carpeted tent with a comfy queen-size bed By now you’ve probably scrolled past images on Instagram of glamping- making experienced campers laugh and wilderness-challenged folks actually open to the idea. Being a rather novice camper myself, I jumped on the opportunity to head the hour and a half to the Poconos and try a night of island glamping at The Shawnee Inn. Located right on the Delaware River, this golf resort decided to give

Spring Looks from Kidbox

If you haven’t already heard of Kidbox, it’s a box full of kid’s stylish clothing that arrives at your doorstep each season. You then choose which items you like, and send back the ones you don’t. If you love everything you see, the entire box is always $98 for 6-7 pieces, so you’ll never spend over $100. Like many of the subscription box service options out there, you fill out

Dominos: Wedding Registries & Ordering on Messenger

It’s #PizzaFriday, and we’re talking Dominos! While this is NYC and a classic slice from your local pizzeria is the norm- we’re always down for some Dominos. And in case the infamous Tracker that tells you Joe is making your pizza wasn’t enough- did you know that you can also order straight from Messenger? Oh and that they have a wedding registry?? We’ll get to that part, don’t worry. Ordering on

Everything You Need to Know About the Halftime Bathroom Break

Sponsored:   February is already here! And that means- Superbowl! Whether you watch it for the game, the commercials, or the food- well over 100 million viewers tuned in last year for the big game. And while hosts across the country might be consulting their “Superbowl Recipes” Pinterest board for menu ideas- did you know that less than half of Americans spend time at all preparing the bathroom! Seriously people!? And

Family Friendly Winter Fun in the Pocono Mountains

While this winter might be a little less snow covered than usual here in the Bronx, just two hours away in the Poconos you’ll find plenty of snow covered mountains perfect for some winter fun. You’ve probably seen many of our travel posts highlighting different parts of the Poconos, so we’re excited to share even more ideas for families looking for fun in the colder months. Earlier this week, we

Last Day to Register for Night Walks & Rosh Hashanah School Break Camp at the Bronx Zoo

We have exciting experiences right around the corner for you and your family, but registration closes at 4pm on Friday!   Spooktacular Night Walks Saturday, October 1, 5:00 – 8:00pm Ages 5 and older Get ready for a ‘Spooktacular’ evening as you and your family stay behind in the zoo while everyone else leaves! Your group will gather in our program space for a visit from some creepy, crawly animal

4 Friends and a Tiny House: Our Getaway House Experience

By now you’ve watched at least one show on HGTV about a tiny house. A couple who would rather spend their money on travel than a mortgage, a young college grad who has room to park their tiny house in their parent’s backyard… but what about a weekend getaway in a tiny house? A camping experience with a twist? This past weekend we packed up the car and headed upstate

Kmart Slam Dunk Exhibition in the Bronx

  If you’re around Saturday, join Kmart for a fun event to celebrate the launch of new footwear at Kmart- Risewear. There will be dunk contests, giveaways, and more! See below for more information. Be sure to download the Kmart App to get your free tickets. BRONX GET READY TO BALL: Kmart & Rise™ Host ‘The Rise Challenge’ & Dunk Competition To Celebrate New Rise Athletic Shoe Brand at Kmart

Trying out Home Chef Meal Delivery Service

  Have you tried a meal delivery service? Would you ever? I wasn’t sure if I could ever see myself doing so, but when Home Chef reached out to ask me to review two days of their service, I was all for it. Honestly, I had associated meal delivery services with folks who aren’t the best at cooking or who always cook by recipe. Being with a chef for 12

12 Things to Do For Father's Day Weekend in the Bronx

Hit up the Hunt’s Point Fish Parade Saturday, June 18 Head over to Hunts Point Riverside Park where the parade begins, and up the streets of Hunts Point to the delight of revelers of all ages, and down to Barretto Point Park where the Summer Festival takes place. Enjoy arts, sports, live stage performances, health screenings, vendors and resource sharing at the festival. MORE INFO: www.thepoint.org/fishparade       Hit Up Turtle Cove for Mini Golf,

Goodwill and Uber Team Up: Have Your Donations Picked Up On May 21st

  This Saturday, May 21, Uber users can request to have clothing donations picked up and delivered to Goodwill free of charge in New York City (NEW YORK CITY) – On Saturday, May 21, donors can open the Uber app and request a pickup for their gently-used clothing items to be delivered directly to a NYC Goodwill, free of charge! Building on the success of donations on-demand in previous years,

11th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration

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