March 25, 2019
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Travel

Let’s Go To ... Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, N.Y.

Tweens: For many families, winter vacation planning always comes down to one big question: to hit the slopes or head to the beach? Fortunately, a stay at Whiteface Lodge, with its gorgeous natural setting, kid-friendly amenities, no-flight-needed proximity to Westchester, and the famous Olympic-worthy skiing at nearby Whiteface Mountain, can help make the decision very easy. Read more…
Vacations: As soon as the weather begins to cool in the northeast many families start dreaming of sun and sand. This year, in the wake of multiple hurricanes, some destinations can’t be considered. Not so for Captiva Island, an island in southwest Florida, located near Fort Myers just offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and often associated with the neighboring Sanibel Island. Hurricane Irma did pass by, but the area has been restored and is ready for visitors. Read more…

Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House

Vacations: For the last 140 years Mohonk Mountain House has become a legendary family travel institution. Originally, Albert K. Smiley acquired a 10-room inn along with 280 surrounding acres of exquisite grounds. Since then, Mohonk Mountain House has become a National Historic Landmark. The resort has been owned by the same family all these years, which is what’s at the core of Mohonk’s emphasis on embracing family closeness and unity. Read more…
Let’s face it, who do parents ask when they want the truth about a neighborhood shop, an afterschool class or a party entertainer? Other parents of course! Read more…

Hersheypark and Hershey Park Hotel

Vacations: A famous person once said, “I never met a chocolate I didn’t like.” Read more…

Bald Eagles Up Close and Personal at EagleFest 2017

Entertainment: Yet few citizens can say they have actually seen a bald eagle up close. Good news! At EagleFest 2017 you can introduce your children to bald eagles and other wild birds of prey. Read more…

Let's Go To Liberty Science Center

Entertainment: About an hour’s drive from Southern Westchester, the LSC is easily recognizable with its cool IMAX dome structure. Once you park (for a fee), head inside and choose your admission ticket. I bought Combination Passes for myself, my husband, and our two kids because it allowed us to choose an IMAX film in addition to seeing nearly every exhibit. Read more…

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