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Holiday Recipe: Peppermint Creams

Holiday Recipe: Peppermint Creams

This traditional holiday recipe, from "Christmas Cooking with Kids" by Annie Rigg, makes a sweet and festive treat. Plus, it's easy for kids and perfect for families to make together.

Holiday Recipe: Marshmallow Snowmen

Holiday Recipe: Marshmallow Snowmen

This recipe, from "Christmas Cooking with Kids" by Annie Rigg, is definitely for little hands! These cute chaps are such fun to make and look gorgeous on the Christmas table. Why not make one snowman for each person as a place setting?

Travel-Themed Gift Ideas for Kids

Travel-Themed Gift Ideas for Kids

Check out our top picks for fun and educational travel gifts for your children. If you're a family that's constantly on the move, consult our guide for the products that will keep your kids entertained and using their brains, no matter where they are.

Holiday Celebrations in the Northeast

Holiday Celebrations in the Northeast

A roundup of holiday festivities and destinations worth traveling for, but close enough to the New York metro area to keep planning simple.

Theater-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Theater-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

If you've got a budding thespian to buy for this year, consult our holiday gift guide for the top presents on every artistic child's list.

Theater Review: Broadway's 'Elf: The Musical'

Theater Review: Broadway's 'Elf: The Musical'

Broadway's newest holiday musical proves that "the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing aloud for all to hear!"

Winter Weather Gift Ideas for Kids

Winter Weather Gift Ideas for Kids

We've hand-picked these winter-themed gift items to help ease your holiday shopping this year. See what should be on your list.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Fairfield County, Connecticut - 2010 Guide

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Fairfield County, Connecticut - 2010 Guide

Consult our annual guide to find farms in Fairfield County, Connecticut, that offer cut-your-own Christmas trees in December.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in New Jersey - 2010 Guide

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in New Jersey - 2010 Guide

Consult our annual guide to find farms in New Jersey that offer cut-your-own Christmas trees in December.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees on Long Island - 2010 Guide

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees on Long Island - 2010 Guide

Consult our annual guide to find farms on Long Island that offer cut-your-own Christmas trees in December.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Southeast New York - 2010 Guide

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Southeast New York - 2010 Guide

Consult our annual guide to find farms in Southeast New York (including Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster Counties) that offer cut-your-own Christmas trees in December.

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2010

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2010

Check out our roundup of family-friendly holiday shows playing on Long Island this December, including several different renditions of "A Christmas Carol" and "The Nutcracker."

Holiday Shows in Manhattan - December 2010

Holiday Shows in Manhattan - December 2010

Check out our roundup of family-friendly holiday shows playing in Manhattan this December.

Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

December is filled with family-friendly holiday shows throughout Fairfield County, CT. Get the details here.

'The Nutcracker' Performances in Brooklyn, NY - 2010

'The Nutcracker' Performances in Brooklyn, NY - 2010

There's no lack of productions of The Nutcracker during the holiday season, and Brooklynites can rejoice in knowing that one of the best will be happening right on their home turf.

The Best Toys for Kids with Special Needs - 2010 Gift Guide

The Best Toys for Kids with Special Needs - 2010 Gift Guide

Check out our top toy picks for special kids this holiday season. Then take a look at the 2010 Toys 'R' Us Guide for Differently-Abled Kids.

Best Holiday Shows for Families in Westchester County, NY - December 2010

Best Holiday Shows for Families in Westchester County, NY - December 2010

Check out our round-up of the best holiday shows and concerts for kids and families in Westchester County, New York.

December Actvities for Kids and Families in Westchester County, NY - 2010

December Actvities for Kids and Families in Westchester County, NY - 2010

We've compiled some of the best family events happening this December in Westchester County, NY. You'll find a plethora of kid-friendly shows, holiday celebrations, and much more. Get all the details here!

The Happy Stepmother: How to Keep Your Family Harmonious, Even During the Holidays

The Happy Stepmother: How to Keep Your Family Harmonious, Even During the Holidays

Rachelle Katz, a family therapist and stepmother herself, offers advice for stepmoms on how to set boundaries and keep your blended family harmonious, even during holidays.

Family Activities and Events in Brooklyn, NY - November 2010

Family Activities and Events in Brooklyn, NY - November 2010

We've rounded up some of the best events for kids and families happening this November in Brooklyn. Whether you're looking to celebrate Thanksgiving, catch a kid-friendly show, or dance till you drop, we've got all the information a Brooklyn family needs.

Family Activities and Events in Westchester County, NY - November 2010

Family Activities and Events in Westchester County, NY - November 2010

We've highlighted some of the best events for families happening throughout the month of November in Westchester County, NY. Whether you're looking to catch a kid-friendly show, celebrate Thanksgiving traditions, or gets hands-on with fall activities, we've got all the information you need.

Bronx Zoo's 2010 Boo at the Zoo 3-D Interactive Game Code

Bronx Zoo's 2010 Boo at the Zoo 3-D Interactive Game Code

Get the secret code to unlock the Bronx Zoo's 3-D interactive Boo at the Zoo game!

Bronx Zoo's 2010 Boo at the Zoo: Fun for the Whole Family

Bronx Zoo's 2010 Boo at the Zoo: Fun for the Whole Family

The Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo is giving families the chance to celebrate this Halloween all month long with its annual Boo at the Zoo program. Get all the details here.

Halloween 2015 Events in Nassau County, Long Island

Halloween 2015 Events in Nassau County, Long Island

A roundup of the best Halloween 2015 activities for kids and families in Nassau County, Long Island.

Family Halloween Events in Suffolk County, Long Island

Family Halloween Events in Suffolk County, Long Island

A roundup of the best Halloween 2015 activities for kids in Suffolk County, Long Island.




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