With Bash’s severe food allergies (dairy, eggs, nuts, sesame), it’s hard to find a suitable sweet treat. So, when Golden Blossom Honey sent us some of their Premium Pure U.S. Honey, I immediately knew I’d try out a modified honey cake. Now I have another go-to in my arsenal of food-allergy friendly treats!
In honor of Ava’s first birthday (I can’t believe how fast it flew by), I’ve been reminiscing and looking through her newborn photos by the amazingly talented, Lola Melani! I’m excited to share some of Lola’s amazing work with our family. We also had a chance to sit down with Lola as she graciously shares her wisdom about all things maternity and newborn photography.
It’s been a bitter cold end to winter here in NYC and we couldn’t be more excited for Spring Break next week! We have family coming to town and are looking forward to a staycation in the city. Here’s a look at five exciting activities we have planned with the kids, two of which we…Read More
While we’re dreaming of a white Christmas, our shelves are filled with our favorite kids’ winter books! There’s just not enough room for all of the wonderful winter-themed picture books, but we had to include our annual favorites: City Moon, Pick a Pine Tree, A Loud Winter’s Nap, and Goodbye Autumn, Hello Winter. This year,…Read More
Happy holidays! Welcome to our gift ideas for preschoolers, aka: Bash’s Wish List. As Bash will be turning 4 in a few months, these are the toys we are looking at to inspire creativity, spark curiosity, facilitate imagination, and help burn off a little energy. Still need ideas for your other little ones: check out…Read More
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Winter! While the season doesn’t officially kick off until December 21st, we’ve already celebrated our first snow and holiday decorations around the city are springing to life. December always feels like a sprint with so many festive events going on in NYC. Thus, I’m planning out every available…Read More
Looking for a fun weekend activity for your family? Symphony Space’s family-friendly series, Just Kidding, is a great way to introduce live performances to kids of all ages. We were first introduced by Kid on the Town (my favorite site to find the coolest family happenings in NYC), attending the Justin Roberts and the Not Ready…Read More
We’re roarin’ back into our Sunday Shelfies with Bash’s favorite scary (but not too scary) books just in time for Halloween! While we have Little Blue Truck’s Halloween and The Gruffalo on repeat (see last year’s Halloween Sunday Shelfie), this year we’re adding Monster Trucks, Go Away Big Green Monster, The Dark, Tickle Monster, The…Read More