Tweens: Rain happens ... be prepared! There’s no need to call any day a rain out this summer. In Westchester there’s always something fun to do! We dare you do get thruogh this activity list! Read more…
Pre-Schoolers: Try this 18-hole miniature golf course in Playland Park then stroll the boardwalk where you can grab an ice cream cone or play old-fashioned arcade games. Read more…

Dear Alexa: I’m Sorry

Hot Topics: Alexa, let me start. I know you never wanted this. Read more…

First Day of School Jitters

Child Development: First day of school jitters? Picture book to the rescue. Read this adorable tale to calm everyone’s nerves - your included. Read more…
Contests: Enter to win a family-pack of Playland Wristbands that are goof for a full day of Playland rides! Read more…
Contests: Enter to win a family-pack of Grand Prix New York Pit Passes - good for hours of arcade fun! Read more…
We aked Westchester Family readers to vote on their family favorites and the votes have finally been tallied. Look who the big winners are in the 2019 Family Favorites contest. Best Ice Cream? Best Birthday Party Place? Best Dance Studio - learn the answers to that and much more ... Read more…

Summer Fun in Westchester County

Tweens: You don’t have to go far to have fun this summer because there’s a wealth of family-friendly activities and venues right here in our county! Read more…

Heads-up Parents:

Safety: As a mom of two curly haired girls I am always a bit dismayed when they get their haircuts and they ask to have their hair blow dried straight. Why can’t they just learn to accept their luscious locks and go au naturel? Luckily blow-drying their hair straight occasionally doesn’t cause any significant damage or involve chemical processing but if you are considering a keratin treatment for your daughter, you should be aware that there are a number of health risks. Read more…
Toddlers: Yoga is a great way for moms to connect with their babies, increase their physical fitness and emotional equilibrium as well as meet other like-minded moms. These yoga studios cater to the newborn and mom yoga experience. Please make sure to call or visit their website to confirm class time and sign-up requirements. Read more…

Best Kid-Friendly Sunscreens for Summer 2019

Toddlers: Be sure to lather up your kids to protect them the sun. Keep in mind that not every sunscreen offers adaquate or efficient coverage. These three pass the test. Read more…
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