Our series explaining your child care options in Queens continues this week as we explore live-in child care: nannies and au pairs.
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Some may consider home birth to be a fringe movement made up of a few brave…or crazy women, however a study published by Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in May of 2010 shows that home births rose by a dramatic 20% among American moms between 1990 and 2006. Why are more and more moms choosing this […]
There is always something happening in the world of NYC Schools. We hope that the dates listed below help you keep track!
With the weather looking promising this weekend, you’ll have no excuse not to get out and make the most of it. Check out what’s going on in Queens.
Growing up, we had cool girl heroes to look up to like She-Ra and of course the ever awesome Jem but it seems girls today have no powerful characters to emulate other than the Disney Princesses. So what can we do for our little girls to empower them and foster independence and self esteem? How […]
In our new Child Care in Queens series, we’ll review the options parents have to help you find the right choice for your family. Research shows that quality child care prepares children for future success. If you work or simply need time for yourself, one of the most important decisions you will make is where […]
After we have kids, the convenience of the subway is no longer so convenient. The necessary evils of strollers, diaper bags, etc. make it difficult to enjoy an outing in Manhattan, especially when you have to contend with all of the steps to get into and out of the subway. We’ve made it a little […]
Having children means St. Patrick’s Day takes on a whole new meaning. While pub-crawls may no longer be a realistic means of celebrating good ol’ St. Paddy, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy the day with your family.
Meat and potatoes make for the ultimate comfort food but, for many, concerns about the environment, dietary health or the source and treatment of the animals may have made it something to be avoided. Queens residents who want to find locally raised and ethically sourced meat can find a great selection at Butcher Bar in […]
When I was pregnant with my first child, I mentioned to my midwife that I’ve suffered panic attacks in the past and she suggested that I might be prone to a panic attack while in labor and therefore would be a great candidate for hypnobirthing. Hypnobirthing is defined by its founder, Marie Mongan, as a […]