Adorable DIY Project For Easter

By Lindsey Peers

Our friends at the Craft Studio show how to make a fun Easter Basket for spring

craft We love crafts in which you can take a common household item and recycle it into something amazing! Our friends at the Craft Studio are pleased to share this fun craft, just in time for Easter! This bunny mini-basket craft is easy for moms, inexpensive, and super cute!  You can use it as place setting for Easter dinner, or a special [more]

Free Family Events This Weekend! (April 19 & 20)

By Emily Murphy

Super Sabado at El Museo, A Big Red Egg-stravaganza, a puppet show at Forest Park, and the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival!

Easter Bonnet Parade. Photo by Harold Neal Easter Bonnet Parade. Photo by Harold Neal Have all the fun without spending a dime! For more great weekend activities and events, check out our family-friendly Weekend Planner! Saturday, April 19 Super Sabado: Mad About Libros El Museo 12 pm-5:30 pm Next Saturday, celebrate the enchanting realm of libros at this free event hosted by El Museo! Enjoy fantastical tales brought to life through storytelling, [more]

Weekend Planner: Fun Family Activities in NYC (April 18-21)

By New York Family

Disney’s Big Pirate & Princess Adventure at MSG + NY Auto Show For Kids + Toot Toot To The Transit Museum + Much More Family Fun

Easter Parade Held On Manhattan's Fifth Avenue The Easter Parade HOT OFF THE BLOG *If your child has a teacher you really appreciate, take a minute to nominate that teacher for a Blackboard Award For Teachers. We welcome nominations for NYC teachers from all grade levels (nursery through high school) and from all systems (public, private, charter, and parochial). Winners will be honored at our annual Awards' [more]

The Green Festival Is Coming To NYC

By New York Family

Learn how your family can live a healthier, more sustainable life at the Green Festival, April 26-27

thumb-pg-2014-nyc Join us on April 26th and 27th for the Green Festival in NYC to learn how your family can live a healthier, more sustainable life. Green Festival offers something for everyone, with the widest selection of products and services to work green, play green and live green. You can shop for the best green products on the market enjoy vegan, vegetarian [more]

Our Favorite Parenting News Stories Of The Week

By Kristin Tablang

Kids react to seeing a walkman cassette player + The truth about your babysitters taxes + A cool stop-motion videos of a girls growth from infant to tween

walkman Do technological advancements ever make you feel light-years older than your kiddos? Get ready to feel even more behind the times when you watch this video of kids reacting to a walkman! (Mommyish)   One film-maker dad created a stop-motion video of his daughter grow from infant to age 14! (CNN)   Tax day may have come and gone, but did you know that [more]

A Diva-lyss-cious Lunch

By Emily Murphy

A panel of successful mothers will discuss tricks to starting a company while raising a family at the Second Annual Mom Moguls Breakfast

Last year's mom moguls. Heidi Green Photography. Last year's mom moguls. Heidi Green Photography. If being a parent is a full-time job, what happens to the mothers who mean business when it comes to their careers? The Second Annual Mom Moguls Breakfast, a special event at The Water Club, will ask the thought-provoking "Can we really do it all?"  on Wednesday, May 7th. In [more]