10 NYC Playgrounds To Check Out Before Summer Ends

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One of the coolest things about being a kid in New York City is having a host of awesome playgrounds right in your backyard. Whether they’ve been created by famous designers or inspired by a nearby museum exhibit, many of our city’s playgrounds boast more than your average slides and swings. Here are ten nyc [...]

How Do You Tailgate?


I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for the Florida Department of Citrus. I received promotional item to thank me for participating.   NYC takes football seriously. Even in a city full of tons of activities, sports and teams, football shines through – much to my delight.  Last week I had [...]

Five Tips For Keeping Your Sanity At Home


I used to be an amazingly organized machine. At work, I was notoriously known as the efficient one. My bosses loved me, but many of the mom employees didn’t—most likely because they couldn’t keep up. Now that I’m a mom, I completely understand—things just don’t always go according to plan. Parenting is a constant adjustment, [...]

PRIV – Beauty Calls (To Your House!)

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You might say us New Yorkers are a little spoiled with all our amenities, but that’s part of living here – access to ANYTHING at ANYTIME. I refer to them as #newyorkproblems because we are spoiled. I remember landing in Barbados earlier this summer at 3 am with a pounding headache. Unfortunately no stores open [...]