Build, Play, Code: Check out This Cool Robotic Learning Toy for Kids

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Thank you UBTECH for sponsoring this post. JIMU Robots are a fun way to bring robotics into kid’s day to day and make the perfect gift you can feel good about gifting to the children in your lives this holiday season! On weekend mornings, immediately after school, and every time in-between – my kids, ages […]

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Everyday Adventures with the Maxi-Cosi Magellan™ Max

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Thank you Maxi-Cosi for sponsoring this post. Keep your little adventurers comfy, safe & stylish with the Maxi-Cosi Magellan™ Max 5-in-1 Convertible Car Seat! I can close my eyes and remember the distinct hum of my mother’s ’80s station wagon; making up songs about the moon with my big brother in the back seat, and […]

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Snag This Savings Offer at Medieval Times!

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It’s no secret that we’re super-fans of Medieval Times! The jousting, knights, falconry, and excitement won us over at our very first visit to the Lyndhurst, NJ castle. We’ve since made annual visits a family tradition. Last time, we brought along the grandparents and cousins, and there’s nothing like feasting with your hands and cheering […]

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The Scottish Granny Comes to NYC + Barnes & Noble Gift Card Giveaway!

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Thank you to our partner Barnes & Noble!  I adore reminders of all the goodness in the world, and it doesn’t get much better than a granny with a heartfelt, infectious laugh (AKA“The Scottish Granny” or “The Laughing Grandmother”) who went viral for merely being her delightful self while reading a book entitled The Wonky […]

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Hello November + 2018 Printable Calendar

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Welcome, November! The month of changing the clocks, running to the polls (please get out to vote this November 6th!) and gathering to give thanks with family and friends. NYC is really beautiful this time of year and I’m looking forward to all of the simple things that mark this time of year. Grab this […]

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Remembering the Songs of My Childhood

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This post is in partnership with Nick Jr. Some of my earliest memories are of my darling mother singing to me while wrapped in the security of her arms. The sweet nursery rhyme “Los Pollitos” always reminds me of the feeling of being cocooned in her love. Now that she’s gone back to her country […]

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