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The Top 10 Best Places To Meet Santa In Manhattan

The Top 10 Best Places To Meet Santa In Manhattan

Have your kids been waiting all year to sit on Santa's lap? It's finally the holiday season and now is the time to take your kids to meet Santa. Lucky for parents, there are many options to meet Santa all around Manhattan. We've put together the top 10 places to meet Santa in Manhattan this December.

5 Places to See 'A Christmas Carol' on Long Island This Year

5 Places to See 'A Christmas Carol' on Long Island This Year

Looking for places to see "A Christmas Carol" on Long Island in December 2012? Check out these 5 family-friendly showings of Dickens's classic holiday tale in Bellmore, Northport, Oakdale, and Port Jefferson.

6 Christmas Tree Lighting Festivals on Long Island

6 Christmas Tree Lighting Festivals on Long Island

Looking for Christmas tree-lighting ceremonies on Long Island in December 2012? Here are 6 festivals for families in Centerport, Cold Spring Harbor, East Hampton, North Bellmore, Old Westbury, and Oyster Bay.

Holiday Events in Rockland County this December

Holiday Events in Rockland County this December

Holiday events for kids in Rockland County, NY, including Christmas and Hanukkah festivals and activities in Pomona, Suffern, West Nyack, and just over the border in Paramus, NJ.

10 Thanksgiving Traditions to Try

10 Thanksgiving Traditions to Try

Try out a new Thanksgiving tradition with your family this year. This list includes ideas for DIY holiday crafts, fun Thanksgiving-themed games, charitable activities, and more, all of which can help your family show gratitude and give thanks.

Thanksgiving Events for Kids on Long Island

Thanksgiving Events for Kids on Long Island

Check out these Thanksgiving-themed events for kids on Long Island, including crafts, classes, and more in Babylon Village, Hicksville, New Hyde Park, Oyster Bay, Riverhead, and Yaphank.

5 Fun Thanksgiving Events for Kids in Connecticut

5 Fun Thanksgiving Events for Kids in Connecticut

Find fun and low-cost Thanksgiving-themed events for kids in Fairfield County, CT, including Fairfield, New Canaan, and Wilton.

Thanksgiving Weekend Walks and Turkey Trots in Westchester

Thanksgiving Weekend Walks and Turkey Trots in Westchester

A roundup of Thanksgiving weekend walks and turkey trots in Westchester County, including Bedford, Rye, White Plains, and nearby in the Bronx.

4th of July Fireworks and Festivals in Westchester

4th of July Fireworks and Festivals in Westchester

UPDATED JUNE 2013: Find out where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Westchester County, NY, from White Plains to Katonah and beyond. Plus, get the details on fun July 4 festivals for families in the area.

Top 5 St. Patrick's Day Events in Rockland

Top 5 St. Patrick's Day Events in Rockland

St. Patrick's Day may have a less-than-innocent reputation, but there are plenty of family-friendly ways to enjoy this holiday in Rockland County. Get the details on our top 5 Irish-inspired events for kids in your area.

Merry Little Family Shows in the Big City

Merry Little Family Shows in the Big City

In classic New York style, there are plenty of festive shows to choose from this holiday season, from classics like the "Radio City Christmas Spectacular" and "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker" to new treats like "Peter Pan" and "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe." Get all the details on these fun family shows here, including age ranges, running dates, and ticket prices.

The Toy Insider Announces HOT 20 TOYS for 2011 Holiday Season

The Toy Insider Announces HOT 20 TOYS for 2011 Holiday Season

With the holiday season always seemingly just around the corner, it's never too early to start holiday shopping for your kids this year. Not sure what to get your child for Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanza? Check out the top "hot" toys for 2011 according to Toy Insider.

Where to Celebrate Fourth of July in Fairfield County CT

Where to Celebrate Fourth of July in Fairfield County CT

There are plenty of events offering history, music, and fireworks throughout the Fourth of July Weekend in Fairfield County, CT. Check out these patriotic activities for kids and families.

How To Honor America This Fourth Of July

How To Honor America This Fourth Of July

With July 4th fast approaching, Americans again have the opportunity to show their community spirit. Whether it's bringing back patriotic parades, volunteering at schools and places of worship, or honoring the brave men and women who protect us, there are many easy ways to help your town.

Tips to Make Memorial Day Trips Memorable

Tips to Make Memorial Day Trips Memorable

Start your summer right by enjoying a fun-filled Memorial Day weekend with the family. Here are nine tips for planning a stress-free vacation, stay-cation, or day-trip adventure that will delight grandma just as much as the kids.

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

This year, give the gift of financial finesse - these fun games help children learn the value of money.

Educational Gift Ideas for Kids

Educational Gift Ideas for Kids

If you've got a brainy little boy or girl on your holiday shopping list, take a look at our educational gift ideas!

Sports-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Sports-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

We've rounded up some great gift ideas for the sports-loving kid on your list this year.

Stuff We Like: Stocking Stuffers!

Stuff We Like: Stocking Stuffers!

Fill your children's stockings with these fun and affordable goodies that are sure to bring a smile.

Gift Ideas Just for Moms

Gift Ideas Just for Moms

Whether you've been naughty or nice, we're sure you've been too busy worrying about your kids' holiday wish list to create your own — so here's some help!

Relaxation-Inspired Gift Ideas

Relaxation-Inspired Gift Ideas

The holiday season can be stressful, but we've rounded up a list of gifts that are sure to take the edge off. Consult our relaxation-inspired gift gallery for some zen ideas.

Ask the Experts: How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season?

Ask the Experts: How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season?

To help parents find more joy in the most wonderful time of the year (and all year-round) we asked experts in the New York metro area what their best advice is for stressed-out moms.

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Nassau County, Long Island

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Nassau County, Long Island

We asked local experts - including psychologists and family therapists - for their best advice on how moms can de-stress during the holiday season and all year round.

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

We asked local experts - including psychologists and family therapists - for their best advice on how moms can de-stress during the holiday season and all year round.

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Brooklyn

How Can Moms Avoid Stress During the Holiday Season? - Advice from the Experts in Brooklyn

We asked local experts - including psychologists and family therapists - for their best advice on how moms can de-stress during the holiday season and all year round.




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