Best In Show From The 2014 New York Baby Show

By Mia Weber

Our panel of expert judges have picked their fave items from the 2014 New York Baby Show

TB_015_CMYK The 2014 New York Baby Show introduced new and expectant parents to a variety of amazing products and services in the baby and maternity realms. Of course, we had a panel of expert judges on hand to select five Best in Show products seen at the big event. Our panel of expert judges included: *Kaity Velez & Jessica Pallay, co-founders of Well [more]

Lawn Games For The Whole Family!

By Nicole Goldstein

Bring the fun outdoors with these awesome lawn games.

Wooden Dice Summer fun doesn’t have to involve going to the beach, you can turn your yard into it’s own mini game park! Set up a ring toss or cornhole station. Enjoy spending time with your family in the vicinity of your own home with these cool outdoor games. Practice you’re hand eye coordination with this blow up alligator ring toss game. (Don’t [more]

Delicious Smoothies in New York City

By Nicole Goldstein

Enjoy a tasty and healthy treat with your family this summer!

Smoothies are refreshing and delicious! Get your kids the nutrients they need at one of these smoothie places. Plus, they will love the different flavors and combinations, especially on a hot summer's day. Smoothies are refreshing and delicious! Blossom du Jour All smoothies are made with soymilk at this vegan restaurant. Choose from a selection of smoothies in one of their 3 locations. If you’re looking [more]

TADA! Youth Theater Shows What It Takes To Be A Hero

By Rachel Simons

TADA!’s artistic director, Janine Nina Trevens, gives us the inside scoop on the youth theater’s latest production

camps TADA! Youth Theater, a group dedicated to performing plays and teaching drama classes specifically for kids, has a new musical out called “Heroes.” We spoke to Janine Nina Trevens, artistic director for TADA! and author of “Heroes” to find out what it’s all about. What is the plot of “Heroes”? It’s about these kids in this neighborhood…who are all very selfish… and [more]

High-Tech Fun From VTech

By Emanuelle Block

New products with state-of-the-art technology offer kids interactive, creative fun

Smartwatch-group Our kids love the chance to play their favorite games on mom or dad’s iPad, Kindle, or Nexus tablet. So why not get the little one a fab tech toy of their own? Coming this fall…the newest generation of kid’s tablets and smart watches from VTech--just in time for the holidays! VTech's new smartwatches for kids. One of [more]


By New York Family

Cool off this summer with our comprehensive list of water-based activities and happenings all over the city

landofmakebelieve-350x233 New York City can reach some pretty extreme temperatures during the summer months. So what better way to beat the heat than with some family-friendly fun? Check out our guide to the best ways to hit your personal refresh button this season -- from water park day trips to roundups of swim suits and towels... *Top playgrounds with water features *Top local [more]