March 26, 2019
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Hot Topics: It glistened in the soft morning light, the single tear that fell from my 8-year-old daughter’s eye as she stood in our bedroom doorway. Read more…
Hot Topics: As of Feb. 1, 2019 the Katonah-Lewisboro school district has received 100 percent of its electricity from wind generated by turbines in Texas. Read more…
Hot Topics: Spread the word. In partnership with Westchestergov.com, Operation PROM™, a national 501c3 organization is once again giving away prom dresses and tuxedos so low-income students can attend their prom. Read more…

The Sunny Side

The Sunny Side

Work & Family: The first thing you notice about “The View” Sunny Hostin is that she really lives up to her name. When she and I met in her dressing room (complete with chic framed photos, a plush sofa, and an uber-organized makeup vanity) at the ABC studios near Columbus Circle, the temperatures were clocking in at a high of 14 degrees F and a low of 4 degrees F—and yet, she warmed the day right up with her bright smile and cheery demeanor. Read more…

Living Coral

Living Coral

Bar & Bat Mitzvahs: When you are planning a special event little details can be huge. Read more…
Contests: Enter to win Rescue Runts Babies from KD Kids. Kids can rescue, groom, collect and love these adorable mini plush pets! The four-inch plush pets arrive in their plastic crates in need of some love and care - pluck out their “fleas,” brush their messy fur and tie the ribbon collar on to transform them from ragged runt to perfect pet! Read more…
Contests: Enter to win the HABA USA Little Friends Vet Clinic. The Veterinary clinic is a very busy place! The veterinarian and assistant help all kinds of animal patients, from the little bunny to the big horse. Read more…
Activities: It’s March Madness so let’s take to the court! If you are looking for a basketball program for your child here are several of the counties best. Read more…
Schooling: Merlin’s Magic Wand Foundation, a public charity that works to bring magic into the lives of seriously ill, disabled, and disadvantaged children worked in partnership with LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester and ACDS in Scarsdale, a preschool serving children with developmental disabilities, to design and create a magic room inside ACDS that is devoted to occupational therapy for children with special needs. Read more…
Tweens: The largest free kids event is coming to Pace University’s Goldstein Fitness Center on Saturday, March 23rd from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be plenty of activities for all members of the family to enjoy! Read more…
Activities: I had seen the Jazz Museum posters beckoning me from the Metro-North Harlem 125th Street station. Somehow, despite growing up in a jazz-filled home, I had not yet visited. So on a blustery Sunday, I decided to board the train with my 10-year-old music-loving son and check it out. Read more…
Bar & Bat Mitzvahs: Planning a bar/bat mitzvah can be overwhelming. Thankfully there are professionals who specialize in helping you make the day everything you want it to be and more. Read more…

A Marvelous Mitzvah

A Marvelous Mitzvah

Bar & Bat Mitzvahs: We know that planning a bar or bat mitzvah is an incredibly special time for you and your child. Selecting the right venue for your celebration at is a critical decision, as it will set the tone for so much of the party. And of course the type of venue you choose has a lot to do with the type of event you are planning. Take a look at this list and decide what venue is the best fit for your family. Read more…

Super Duper Birthday Bash

Super Duper Birthday Bash

Parties: Birthdays are milestones that mark another year of growing, another year of change. But for many parents, these milestones are more like millstones when faced with the daunting task of putting together their child’s birthday party. Here are 10 tips to help. Read more…

Understanding Natural Cycle IVF

Understanding Natural Cycle IVF

Infertility: Are you considering IVF (in vitro fertilization) as an option to expand your family, but daunted by all the medications traditionally used during the popular fertility treatment? Then natural IVF may be the right option for you. Read more…

Count Down to Summer

Count Down to Summer

Camps: It may be cold outside and camp may be far from your mind, but if you are considering camp for this summer — or even 2020 — there are ways to research and plan for camp throughout the year. The American Camp Association, New York and New Jersey, suggests the following month-by-month camp planner with ways to plan for your child’s summer camp experience. Read more…
Contests: Autism Speaks® says every child with autism is a superhero! We agree! To celebrate the Autism Speaks upcoming Autism Speaks Westchester/Fairfield Walk, held June 2 at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Westchester Division in White Plains, Autism Speaks has put together a terrific Superhero Basket. Read more…
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