Play Fair 2017 Recap: We Had ALL THE FUN!

A couple of weekends ago we had to pleasure of attending Play Fair. Needless to say, we had an incredible time! How could we not when there were so many toys to play with and so many family-friendly activities to take part in. Play Fair is a celebration of play and entertainment for kids of all ages! Let me tell you all about it. Unlike Toy Fair that is an industry-only event, Play Fair bri...
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10 Top Techy Toys for Kids – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide + Giveaway

Meccano MAX Robot
Are you raising techy kids? Of course you are! In today’s technological age there’s no way you’re not. Our kids are what we consider digital natives and their digital games and techy toys are here to stay. To help you figure out the best techy toys for your kids this holiday season I thought I’d share our 10 top techy toys for kids, plus a cool holiday giveaway to help you get your hands on a few ...
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Vehicle Toy of the Year Award Nominees + Giveaway #TOTY2018

Vehicle Toy of the Year
This year I've been granted the incredible opportunity to partner with The Toy Association to reveal to you the Toy of the Year Nominees in the Vehicle Toy of the Year category! This is super exciting! The holiday season is quickly upon us! Can you believe it? I'm pretty sure your kids have already been taking note of the hottest toys this year. Soon they'll start making those lists, if they ha...
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A Spooktacular Time & Tips For a Great Visit to Sesame Place

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween? Why not head out for a fall visit to Sesame Place in Langhorne, Pennsylvania? It's just a short (under 2 hour) drive from New York City. Get your fix of Furry friends and Halloween treats during The Count's Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place. That's exactly what we did this past weekend and the kids (and adults too) had a great time! Let me ...
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Holiday Photo Taking Tips & Top Photo Gear You’ll Want to Learn About – #CTAPhotoNYC

Holiday Photo Taking Tips & Top Photo Gear You'll Want to Learn About
A few weeks ago I was invited to attend an intimate and super informative lunch and learn media event hosted by Techlicious and the Consumer Technology Association at NYC’s Quality Meats. Not only was lunch impressive but I also got to check out some of this year's top cameras and photo gear. Even learned some useful holiday photo taking tips!   Disclosure: I received a gift bag for atten...
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Learning to Code: Helping Moms Find Lasting Careers

Many of us women have our first child and then face the difficult decision of whether to stay at home with our little one, or keep working. However, what if there was a way we could do both, potentially making more money than before while working less hours. The good news is, there is a way, through learning to code. Today I'm sharing with you a very informative guest post by Bobby Davis, founder ...
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A Kids Activity Table That Offers So Many Ways to Play

As a NYC mom I'm always struggling to find enough space to store large toys in our small city apartment. The Simplay3 In and Out Activity Table is a great option for small spaces. Plus it's a kids activity table that offers so many ways to play. Read on to learn more. I was so excited when I came across the Simplay3 In and Out Activity Table at Blogger Bash's Sweet Suite event a few months ...
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5 Toy Safety Tips Every Parent Needs to Know This Holiday Season

Today I want to share with you toy safety tips every parent needs to know. These are 5 important tips to keep in mind as we get ready for the holidays. Our kids will begin playing with their new gifts very soon. We not only want to make sure that the toys we choose for them are fun but also appropriate and safe for them to play with. After all, we want to give them positive play experiences. A ...
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What is Minefaire? An Epic Event for Minecraft Fans

What is Minefaire? A massive Minecraft-inspired experience.. Including entertainment, gameplay, and educational content to inspire the next generation. Attend and get ready to meet many of your favorite YouTubers, participate in build battles, witness amazing stage performances, attempt world records, learn from the world's top MINECRAFT mentors and experts, and so much more! WHERE: Philadel...
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Blue Man Group Ticket Giveaway – Win a Family Four Pack

Blue Man Group Ticket Giveaway
This past summer I attended Blogger Bash and as an attendee I was invited to see the Blue Man Group perform at the show's original home here in NYC -- at the historical Astor Place Theater. It was such an incredible experience which is why I'm super excited to be giving away a Family Four Pack of tickets to one of my lucky readers. Read on to learn more about our Blue Man Group Ticket Giveaway! ...
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My Top 5 Favorite Things to Do in NYC with Kids

NYC is filled with amazing places to visit with kids! It doesn't matter if you are here on vacation or are a seasoned New Yorker planning a stay-cation for your family, the possibilities are endless. Today I'm sharing my top 5 favorite things to do in NYC with kids. Top 5 Things to Do in NYC with Kids Get out and explore NYC! These are my favorite top 5 things to do in NYC with my own kids. Thes...
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How to Organize a Perfect Birthday Party for Your Little Tech Lover

This generation of children has been surrounded by technology their entire lives. They don’t think the same way we used to when we were growing up. Today we're parenting in the digital age and most of their interests and the things they like to do revolve around some kind of technology. It’s only natural for your little tech lover to want to incorporate those things into his or her birthday party....
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