This is the time when most adults are thinking about the upcoming holidays, and I, for one, start brooding over all the things I have to do in preparation. How often do you feel, no matter how much you accomplish, that you wish you had time to do more?
See what children's toys made the Top 10 for this holiday season!
To describe the confluence between Hanukkah and Christmas in interfaith families as a “December dilemma” has become a cliché. Indeed, for many families, celebrating two holidays produces fewer problems, not more.
Where Westchester families can go to celebrate the tree lighting festivities
Where families can catch the timeless tale this holiday season!
This year’s favorite places for families to give back.
Kids’ clothing manufacturers give us an update on holiday and winter kids’ collections.
NYMetroParents editor selects best holiday happenings in Rockland County.
Time with children is the first activity parents abandon when holiday demands get hectic. Simplifying expectations and demands can help parents keep quality time a priority during the hectic-ness of the holidays.
Everything you need to know for a festive day out on the town during the holidays!
See what's fun for the whole family in Westchester this hoilday season!
See what's fun for the whole family in Manhattan this hoilday season!
Celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year's with our festive family events in Brooklyn!!
See what's fun for the whole family in Brooklyn this hoilday season 2007!
Celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year's with our festive family events in Westchester!!
Celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year's with our festive family events in New York City!!
10 tips to bring back the joy and peace to the holiday season.
The best holiday family events in Rockland County!!
It’s coming…a season ostensibly about peace on earth and goodwill toward all. But which is increasingly about getting a whole heap of stuff.
If you find yourself debating which Halloween treats are OK for you and your children to sink your teeth into, we can help! Check out our list of the best and worst Halloween candies, including calorie counts and equivalent exercise time.
Everything parents need to enjoy Halloween in New York City, Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens, the Bronx, Nassau, Bergen, Westchester, Rockland and the entire Tri-State Area
These Halloween-themed attractions are annual traditions for many families in the New York metro area. Join the fun!
Hey Halloween crusaders! What are your little pumpkins going to be for Halloween? Author Suzanne Singleton has a handful of clever costume suggestions with no sewing involved! Clever Costume Creating for Halloween ($15.95; Twenty-Nine Angels Publishing; (800) 736-7729 or from amazon.com) offers an A to Z guide of 200 costume ideas for all ages that will make you itch to create a costume for your kids’ next Halloween party.
It's easy to become overconfident about Halloween safety. In fact, I'm guilty of it myself. We feel safe in our neighborhood. The children trick-or-treat as a group and are always accompanied by several adults. We hold their hands when they cross the street and at all times the adults are just a few feet away. What could happen, right?
Halloween is here, and that means Christmas and Hanukkah are only a few short shopping weeks away. Learn how to carve out time early on, to prepare for the winter holidays - it may be the biggest trick to staying ahead of the seasonal chaos this year.