When it comes to diners, Crosstown Diner is a staple in the East Bronx. Located right off the Bruckner Expressway service road and East Tremont Avenue, who knows how many breakfasts, lunches, family dinners, and late night cravings they have fulfilled. In NYC, a local diner is a staple in everyone’s home- the place where you can count on the simplicity of a deluxe burger, or get as close as
Calling all Aspiring Filmmakers and Star Wars fans! We’ve got some fun news to share! To celebrate Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Disney and Lucasfilm will be hosting a fun “My Rogue Story” contest. For the challenge, kids ages 8 to 12 are invited to create their own original 2-minute video inspired by the upcoming movie. If you haven’t already seen these awesome fan-created stop motion animation videos featuring the Rogue One toys, check them
Sponsored Post My oldest Briana is insanely picky when it comes to breakfast. She doesn’t like milk in her cereal, only likes vanilla yogurt, hardly eats pancakes or waffles- and the list goes on. But one thing she does love? Smoothies! Which is great for me- so easy to throw some pre-mixed ingredients in the blender and create a delicious and healthy smoothie filled with fruits (and even some
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
Our first giveaway of the new year is perfect for those who made a resolution to get out and take advantage of more of what NYC has to offer. We are giving away a pair of tickets to two shows coming up at Carnegie Hall. MISATANGO: An Argentinean Tango Mass BUY TICKETS Sunday, January 18, 2015 | 2 PM Distinguished Concerts Orchestra & Distinguished Concerts Singers International Stern Auditorium / Perelman
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Our pick this week for adorable footwear for little ones comes from Jack and Lily! We received these adorable pink Cat Shoes for our Gia Bella and fell in love with how adorable she looked in them. Jack & Lily owners have been in the leather business for 25 years and it truly shows in the quality of their shoes. Jack and Lily offer three categories of shoes to choose from:
Has your family been watching the World Cup together? Whether you’re yelling Forza Italia! or Força Portugal!, there’s a sweepstakes currently going on that we are excited to share! From June 16th until July 15th Orgullosa is hosting the #MyHouseIsMyStadium sweepstakes on their Facebook page and some lucky fútbol fans will win a TV, XBOX1, sound system and lots of P&G products! Enter the giveaway here. Our oldest Briana played soccer for a few seasons
Join us! We will be sharing what we did with goodies from Oriental Trading and one lucky winner will receive a gift card to redeem on their next purchase! Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend
Wave Hill is delighted to offer four free tickets to the upcoming performance by Sonic Escape at Wave Hill, Sunday afternoon, February 2. Leave Dad at home watching the Superbowl, poor guy, and make a full day of it with a free Family Art Project in the morning and light lunch in The Café before the performance at 2pm. For your chance to win, click here. The winner will be selected Wednesday, January 29.
You can’t be scared of monsters under the bed when you have your very own adorable monster to protect you! Lyla Tov (“Good night” in Hebrew) Monsters were first conceived by a three year old, Lyla Black, when she decided that her Daddy really, really needed a monster as his holiday gift. She drew a picture and asked her mom to get some fabric and help to “make it real”.
We love unique finds! Introducing the Lil’ Fairy Door! Attach your special ‘lil Fairy Door low on a wall, high on a shelf or in another secret place inside your home. Once your Fairy Door is attached, the fairies will know how to use it to come in and out. They only come out at night, and are sometimes known to exchange notes and gifts with well behaved children. Don’t try and open your Fairy Door though… only the fairies can open the door and it may