January 2014
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Your Child's First Dental Visit

1. Start early to get your child acclimated to visiting the dentist. Read more…

Indoor Play Places

Entertainment: 969 Central Park Ave., Scarsdale Read more…

Stress Less: 7 Simple Tips

Discipline: With the complexity of our schedules these days, a mom’s job as family manager can make a day in the life of an air traffic controller look easy. To give yourself a taste of what simplicity can look like in a modern family, pick one of these simplicity starters to try in your home. Read more…

Brownies to Love

Nutrition: Chocolate brownies are delicious, we all know that. But we’ve found some excellent brownies that we love above all others. Why? It’s because these brownies have a heart. Read more…

Moms Who Bully: Standing Up to Alpha Moms and Break the Bullying Cycle

Work & Family: ”Oh, good, you have extra juice boxes. We forgot ours today,” says a mom at the park while reaching into your diaper bag to help herself. “You don’t mind, do you?” she asks, and, though you have yet to answer, she has already pierced the foil opening with the little straw and handed it to her child. This is not your best friend or family member, just an acquaintance from your local playground. If you have experienced a similar incident, then you have been bullied – by a fellow mom. Read more…

Staying Heart Healthy

Safety: In the early morning hours of July 4, 2012, Stacy Leitner found herself in a frightening situation. The then 39-year-old was nauseated, unable to breathe properly and within minutes was experiencing pain in her chest. After splashing cold water on her face, the Cortlandt Manor resident woke her husband, and together with their newborn, the couple made their way to the local emergency room. Read more…

A Family's Guide to Pneumonia

Safety: Cold and flu season can hit your family hard. As the season wears on, immunity systems become more compromised and illnesses can sneak their way into your home. Read more…

Let's Go To...Dia:Beacon

Travel: Both of our kids were home from school early because of “teacher conferences,” and my family was looking for something fun to do. Although we’ve lived in the Hudson Valley for more than a decade, we’d never visited Dia:Beacon. The museum had just celebrated its 10-year anniversary, so my wife and I decided that a visit was overdue. Read more…

City Limits Diner Carrot Cake

Feeding Your Family:   Ingredients:  Read more…

City Limits Diner Carrot Muffins

Feeding Your Family:   Ingredients:  Read more…

What to Look for in Summer Camp

Sweetheart Conversation Hearts Contest

Enter Sweethearts “Color Your Own” box and contest where kids could win a $1,000 savings bond and the opportunity to have their own personal saying appear on a Sweetheart for the 2015 Valentine’s Day season! The runner up in each age category receives a giant NECCO goodie bag of candy worth $200. Read more…

Snowy Experiments: Boredom Busters

Education: Winter is a magical time for children and you can enhance their appreciation and understanding of the season by conducting simple, but serious science investigations right in your own home. Give your children a head start in mastering basic scientific methods of study by teaching them to investigate their world through prediction, observation, hypothesizing, estimating and recording their findings. Here are five simple snowy science experiments guaranteed to be both fun and informative.  Read more…

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