Conquering Bake Sales: Baking Allergen-Free Treats

Conquering Bake Sales: Baking Allergen-Free Treats

Gluten-free, nut-free, vegan—with variety of dietary needs becoming more common, baking treats for your kid’s class can be a minefield. Here’s how to win the battle.

Sep 18, 2017

How to Make a Cardboard Ring Toss

How to Make a Cardboard Ring Toss

Step-by-step directions to make a cardboard ring toss for your child's next birthday party

Sep 18, 2017

How to Eat Pizza for Every Meal

How to Eat Pizza for Every Meal

We found recipes so you can make pizza for every meal—and even dessert!

Sep 15, 2017

Where to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in the New York Area

Where to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in the New York Area

Events to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month throughout the New York area.

Sep 15, 2017

Fairytale Island Indoor Playground and Café to Open in Bay Ridge

Fairytale Island Indoor Playground and Café to Open in Bay Ridge

Fairytale Island, an indoor playground and café for children ages 1-12, will open late September in Bay Ridge.

Sep 06, 2017

How to Tie-Dye with Food Coloring

How to Tie-Dye with Food Coloring

Nothing evokes summer quite like tie-dyeing T-shirts with your kids. Here are directions for an Eco-friendly tie-dye option—tie-dye with food coloring—from "More Boredom Busters".

May 18, 2015

How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted

How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted

How to tell if your child is gifted, a prodigy, or just plain smart—and what to do about it

Sep 01, 2017

Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Disliking to write is a widespread phenomenon, affecting as many as 50 percent of gifted kids--here’s how to change their minds just a little.

Jun 26, 2017

Pick Your Own Apples in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

Pick Your Own Apples in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

Find u-pick apple orchards and farms in the NYC area, including Long Island, Southeast New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, that offer pick-your-own apples in the fall. In addition to apple picking, many of these farms also offer fun fall extras like hay rides, corn mazes, animal petting zoos, and apple cider pressing.

Jun 11, 2014

Music Together with Music and Me Hosts Pajama Parties

Music Together with Music and Me Hosts Pajama Parties

Music Together® with Music and Me will be hosting pajama parties in Bayside and Astoria Aug. 29 and 31, respectively.

Aug 24, 2017

Teen Songwriters in NYC Can Enter Contest to Win Recording Session

Teen Songwriters in NYC Can Enter Contest to Win Recording Session

Teenage songwriters in NYC can enter #MyNYCSong to win a one-on-one mentoring session with Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons.

Aug 09, 2017

Kweller Prep to Launch After-School Program

Kweller Prep to Launch After-School Program

Kweller Prep will offer an after-school program at the Forest Hills and Midtown locations, starting in September.

Aug 03, 2017

Forest Park Carousel Adds Frog Hopper Ride

Forest Park Carousel Adds Frog Hopper Ride

Forest Park Carousel by NY Carousel recently added the Frog Hopper, a mini-drop tower ride for children, in Woodhaven.

Jul 27, 2017

NYC Students See Behind the Scenes of 'The Phantom of the Opera'

NYC Students See Behind the Scenes of 'The Phantom of the Opera'

Inside Broadway’s “Creating the Magic” program recently gave students the opportunity to see the behind-the-scenes workings of Broadway’s longest-running show 'The Phantom of the Opera.'

Jul 12, 2017