Ready, Set, Go!

By Emanuelle Block

New York moms have fun getting in shape—for a worthy cause.

Moms In Training Image Moms are great at multi-tasking.  Two years ago, two New York moms conceived an idea proving just that.  What could be better than getting back in shape after a baby, meeting other moms, and raising money to fight cancer—all at once? For 25 years, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has sponsored Team In Training, endurance sports training programs that raise money [more]

Sponsored Scoop: Gymtime Rhythm and Glues Announces Girls’ Gymnastics Team Tryouts

By Kristin Tablang

Have a budding tumbler in your hands?

20110513_freeda_2157 Gymtime Rhythm and Glues invites girls ages five and up to try out for its USAG and USAIGC programs. Gymtime NYC Team members are driven to embrace the sport's virtues of hard work and determination, while practicing their skills in a supportive and nurturing atmosphere. Girls are encouraged to always do their best, as they learn the values of sportsmanship, [more]

Bloom Town

By Emanuelle Block

Blossoming flower fete at the 17th Annual New York Flower Show and Dinner Dance

clip_image001 The Horticultural Society of New York will celebrate the season with a blooming ballroom of splashing color and sweet scents of spring at the annual New York Flower Show and Dinner Dance on April 28.  The theme is Great Gardens, as thirty of the tri-state area’s premier floral, fashion, and interior designers transform the Pierre Hotel’s ballroom with towering tabletop [more]

Sponsored Scoop: YMCA Camp

By New York Family

Where kids go to grow

@zx_439@zy_327 Summer is growing season at YMCA Camp. Kids develop core values, learn new skills, make new friends, and have loads of fun in the process. Register for YMCA Day or Sleepaway Camp today. It's where kids grow as much on the inside as they're growing on the outside. It's not too early to register, but hurry, space is filling fast! 10% [more]

Our Favorite Parenting News Stories Of The Week

By Mia Weber

A teen stowaway survives a 5-hour flight after running away from home + Dream gifts for Chelsea Clinton’s baby shower + Mother’s Day DIY

plane One 16-year-old boy recently made the 5.5-hour long journey from San Jose, CA, to hiding out in the wheel well of an airplane! Lucky to be alive, authorities and CPS agents in Hawaii are still investigating his circumstances. (ABC) To celebrate the wonderful news of Chelsea Clinton's pregnancy, check out this hilarious fictional baby shower gift guide! What would gift [more]

All Access

By Emanuelle Block

Madison Square Garden Tour Gives Behind-The-Scenes Look At The World’s Most Famous Arena

KnicksCourt_Image A coveted view of Madison Square Garden from the “floor,” where some of the biggest stars and legendary athletes have performed--and a visit inside the Knicks and Rangers locker rooms--are among the exclusive VIP areas to see on the recently re-opened MSG All Access Tour.  Following the arena’s three-year, $1 billion renovation, the tour offers a “backstage pass” to experience [more]