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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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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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World Maker Faire Everything You Need to Know Before You Go

World Maker Faire is coming back to NYC this weekend and we can't wait! Today I'll tell you about World Maker Faire everything you need to know before you go, including what is Maker Faire, what you can expect to see, how to get there, and even what to eat. Read on...  And don't forget to PIN THIS so you can come back to all this info later! Big thank you to World Maker Faire for providing o...
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You Won’t Believe What I Saw at World Maker Faire

World Maker Faire 2017 is coming to New York City this weekend and I CAN NOT WAIT! I attended Maker Faire for the first time in 2013 as part of Hive NYC’s Summer Maker Dream Team. I had never heard of World Maker Faire until that moment. I was in for such a treat!!! Now I can't get enough of Maker Faire whenever they are in my city. Maker Faire is coming back to New York and I'm ready to go! W...
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Alligator Pie: Must-See Off Broadway Musical for the Family This Summer

Summer is here and we've been out exploring and enjoying all that our great city has to offer. This also includes checking out some of the great Off Broadway shows. Recently we got to see SOULPEPPER's Alligator Pie! It's a must-see Off Broadway musical for the family. Read on to learn more, plus I'll tell you how you can win tickets to take your entire family to see the show! Disclosure: Than...
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The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is a great way to create interesting, engaging, and FUN learning experiences for kids this summer and avoid the summer slide! To help you plan a great summer of STEM learning I've put together the Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM. What we learn with pleasure we never forget. - Alfred Mercier Did you know that kids can lose up to 3 month...
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Alligator Pie: A Family Friendly Theater Production Coming to NYC

Summer is finally here in NYC! To celebrate I'm partnering with SOULPEPPER on 42nd STREET to tell you all about an exciting theater festival happening in NYC this summer! Plus, I have a sweet discount code for you -- read on to learn more! If you’ll be in NYC this summer I thought you might enjoy checking out this one of a kind FUN family-friendly production! Music, invention, and deliciou...
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A Walking Tour of 34th Street & How To See the Best of Midtown Manhattan

As one of the most visited cities in the world, New York City offers an incredibly diverse range of things to see and do -- but how does one get it all in? I, myself have lived in The Big Apple my entire life and can't say I've seen it all, not even close! Today I want to show you how to see the best of Midtown Manhattan with one neat little app. The name of the app is Destination Midtown, ...
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Celebrating 20 Years of BIG HUGS with Loveable Teletubbies

Did you know that back in 2007 Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared March 28th "Teletubbies Day" and to celebrate their 10th Anniversary, presented the Teletubbies themselves with a key to New York City? This year the Teletubbies returned to NYC to celebrate their 2oth Anniversary! Yes, can you believe these huggable, lovable Tubbies have been around for 20 years? Teletubbies: Celebrating 20 Years of...
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One Beautiful Adventure at the Queens Botanical Garden

Sharing our latest adventures in and around NYC - and loads of beautiful pics too! This week we're on a beautiful adventure at the Queens Botanical Garden
It's been a fun and busy summer around here. And we've been trying to enjoy every little adventure that comes our way. One adventure that was particularly exciting was our week-long beautiful adventure at the Queens Botanical Garden. Our big boy was lucky to take part in STEMMattersNYC's week-long Nature Explorers Camp at the Queens Botanical Garden. This program was provided free of charge...
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