Free Activities in New York City: Hidden Treasures of NYC

New York City is one of the most visited places in the country -and with good reason. There are countless family-friendly activities and historical sights to explore, but all those visits can add up. NYC offers a plethora of free activities for families to enjoy.

Monday Madness: Win Tickets to a Brilliant Performance of 39 Steps

When the producers of the 2-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning  comedy invited our family to watch this spoof of Alfred Hitchcock’s murder mystery – 39 Steps, I wasn’t sure what to expect for our 7 year old.  However, from the moment the lights dimmed and the stage broke into life, our 7 year old...
Family Vacation in NYC: Broadway Photo by: Flickr/siRRonWong

Treat Your Little Princess to a Special Day, New York City Style

There is just something about little girls. From the time they are tiny, they love to dress up in tiaras and tutus, and be treated like a royal princess. Perhaps it is one too many Disney movie or maybe its just part of our nature. After all, most of us women love a little luxury...

Harvest Time With Kids – Pumpkin Patches, Apple Picking and Festivals

Let the fall festivities begin… Pumpkin hurling? Oh yes! Where?  In New Jersey at the Flying Pumpkin Festival , and Suffolk County Farm in New York.  All over the US, kids are having a blast picking apples and pumpkins, catching an old fashioned hay ride or getting lost in a corn maze. Here are some...