• New York Family’s May Issue

    Jessica Alba Gets Honest & Birthday Party Mega-Planner & The NYC Mom Chronicles



    We’re excited
    to bring you the digital edition of New York Family magazine’s May issue. Here are the highlights! — 

    *Editor’s
    Note
    : The Journey
    Begins 

    *New York Family Contests &
    Special Events
    : The New York Baby Show, a dream nursery giveaway,
    Second Annual Mamas Expo Mommybites’ night
    out

    *Honest Alba: Inspired By
    Her Health-Conscious Awakening As A New Mom, Actress Jessica Alba Has Added A
    New Role To Her Resume: Eco-Entrepreneur

    *The Mom Chronicles: In
    Celebration Of Mother’s Day, We Asked Some Of Our Favorite Local Moms For Their
    Best Parenting Stories

    *Just The Two Of Us:
    Discover Some Of The City’s Best Mommy & Me Classes 

    *BIRTHDAY
    PLANNER*

    *Choose Your Own Adventure:
    In This City There’s A Birthday Party Theme To Match Every Child’s
    Imagination

    *Let Me Entertain You: Up
    The Fun At Your Child’s Birthday Party By Hiring A Local Entertainer

    *Toy Box: The Best Birthday
    Presents For Playful Boys And Girls

    *Happy Birthday To You…And
    You, Too
    !: Strategies For Celebrating With Twins

    *Ga-Ga For Gaga: A Popular
    Kids Sport Gets Its First New York City Home


    *FAMILY FUN
    GUIDE
    *


    *10 Great Events For May


    *Thinking Outside The
    Sandbox
    : The 13 Best NYC Playgrounds  

    *HOME &
    AWAY


    *On The Market: One
    Suburban Realtor Has Made It Her Mission To
    Help City Families Find The Perfect
    Home–And Also The Perfect Hometown


    *Travel: Four Fabulous
    Family Road Trips For Summer  


    *Camp Countdown: How To
    Prepare Your Child For A Summer They’ll Remember  


    *COLUMNS


    *Scoop: Stroller
    Spa cleans up NYC, local pizza tours, conserve your child’s artwork and
    more


    *It’s My Party: Birthday
    celebrations at Super Soccer Stars, Dylan’s Candy Bar and the Swedish Cottage
    Marionette Theatre


    *A Special Place: One Of The
    City’s Most Popular Sports Programs For Kids Has A Special New Offering–Its Own
    Hub


    *Treats: A Mother’s
    Day LYSST: Lavish Finds For The Lady Who Deserves It All


    *Starting Out:
    In Her New Baby Book, SELF Magazine Writer
    Erin Bried Focuses On The Tried-And-True Experiences
    Of Mothers Of Prominent Adults


    *Activity Of The Month: Who
    Says Golf And Tennis Can’t Be Sports For City Kids? Plus, An Extreme Nod
    To The Olympics


    *The Last Word: After
    Fifteen Years, A Stay-At-Home Mom Goes Back To Work With The Help Of Some Key
    Supporters–Her Family


    As always, we
    would love to know what you think. Please e-mail us at newyorkfamily@manhattanmedia.com with your feedback.


    Enjoy!