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Fresh Food for the Holidays

Fresh Food for the Holidays

Just in time for the holidays, FreshDirect, specializing in high quality foods at reasonable prices delivered right to your door, has introduced gift cards! These make great gifts for just about anyone living in the New York metropolitan and New Jersey area.

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: The Hottest 20 Toys of the Season

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: The Hottest 20 Toys of the Season

Jonathan Samet and Laurie Schacht, co-publishers of "The Toy Insider," give parents the rundown on the most sought-after toys this season, broken down into age categories.

Take Home the Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Take Home the Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Madison Square Garden Entertainment has created the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Pop-up Book, a memorable pop-up book about the Radio City Christmas Spectacular with six detailed scenes of the show.

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Toys for Boys

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Toys for Boys

To help you sort through the dizzying array of toys in the stores this season, take a look at a few of our favorites for that special boy in your life.

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Dolls Galore

Holiday Gift Giving Guide: Dolls Galore

Check out our guide to 2009's hottest dolls to find the perfect companion for your little girl.

Tecmo Reaches Out To Philantropic Communities With Family Fun Football

Tecmo Reaches Out To Philantropic Communities With Family Fun Football

In the spirit of the upcoming holidays, video game developer and publisher TECMO® has been working with several local and national philanthropic organizations to bring Family Fun Football, a casual, “pick up and play” style football game exclusively for Wii™, to kids and families who are sick or in need.

MomBiz: Manhattan's Katie Danziger: The Accidental Entrepreneur

MomBiz: Manhattan's Katie Danziger: The Accidental Entrepreneur

Manhattan resident Katie Danziger never imagined she would develop a new problem-solving product for parents, but her idea soon turned into an award-winning way to take the guesswork out of cleanup.

When a Winter Wonderland Becomes a Nightmare: Best Ways Seniors Can Avoid the Hazards of Winter

When a Winter Wonderland Becomes a Nightmare: Best Ways Seniors Can Avoid the Hazards of Winter

Winter is a special time for celebration. It should also be a time for added caution if you or someone in your family is an older adult. It is the season for falls, slips on icy streets, and other dangers that can be especially harmful for older adults.

Merry Stressmas: 'Tis The Overwhelming Season

Merry Stressmas: 'Tis The Overwhelming Season

Crowded, bustling malls, repeated trips to the airport to fetch long-lost relatives, and the constant shuffling of cookies and turkey out of your oven can translate into one reaction: stress. Christmas may be the season of love and celebration, but sometimes holiday festivities can become overwhelming.

How to Stop Winter From Weathering Your Skin

How to Stop Winter From Weathering Your Skin

Skin dries out if it's deprived of moisture and this dryness often aggravates itchiness, resulting in a condition commonly referred to as "winter itch."

Surviving Heart Attack Season: Learn How to Keep Your Heart Healthy During the Winter Months

Surviving Heart Attack Season: Learn How to Keep Your Heart Healthy During the Winter Months

While we may be accustomed to battling frigid temperatures and the inevitable snow storms that arrive every winter, many of us are unaware of the dangers these pose to our hearts.

DVD Review: Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

DVD Review: Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

Released October 27, the second film in the Tinker Bell series welcomes viewers back to Pixie Hollow – a world where tadpoles blow the best bubbles, fireflies are a girl’s best friends, and fairies bring the change of seasons to the world.

Beyonce Joins the Wubb Girlz - New on DVD for Kids

Beyonce Joins the Wubb Girlz - New on DVD for Kids

Read about Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!'s newest full-length DVD adventure, featuring the voice of Beyonce Knowles as lead singer of the Wubb Girlz!

Fresh Direct Partners With Robin Hood Foundation To Help Fight Poverty

Fresh Direct Partners With Robin Hood Foundation To Help Fight Poverty

For the 2009 holiday season, Robin Hood, the non-profit organization committed to fighting poverty in New York City and FreshDirect, one of the nation’s leading online gourmet food providers and grocery delivery services, are coming together to help feed 120,000 New Yorkers in need.

Not Just Obama's Breed: Ted Kennedy's Dog Splash on Life in Washington

Not Just Obama's Breed: Ted Kennedy's Dog Splash on Life in Washington

Long before the popularity of First Dog Bo Obama, the senator, a proclaimed aficionado of Portuguese Water Dogs, penned his own children's book, My Senator and Me: A Dog's-Eye View of Washington D.C.

Delish Snacks at Duane Reade

Delish Snacks at Duane Reade

Duane Reade's new line of Delish snacks have hit the shelves.

New and Noteworthy Products for Kids and Parents - October 2009

New and Noteworthy Products for Kids and Parents - October 2009

Check out these innovative products for kids and parents that have just emerged on the scene.

MomBiz: Manhattan's Lynn Jawitz, Owner of Florisan LLC

MomBiz: Manhattan's Lynn Jawitz, Owner of Florisan LLC

Read about how Manhattan's Lynn Jawitz, mother of two, started Florisan, a full service wedding and event planning company where she designs it her way.

New and Nifty Technology - September 2009

New and Nifty Technology - September 2009

Check out some new and nifty technologies available this fall!

MomBiz: Manhattan's Kara Goldin Took the HINT

MomBiz: Manhattan's Kara Goldin Took the HINT

Read about mom and entrepreneur Kara Goldin and her healthy, flavored-water drinks.

New and Noteworthy Products for Back to School

New and Noteworthy Products for Back to School

Read up on a few fresh and exciting products for back to school in September 2009.

Kids Create Their Own Comic Strips Online

Kids Create Their Own Comic Strips Online

Bill Zimmerman's MakeBeliefsComix.com allows users to channel their feelings and forget about everyday troubles by creating their own comic strip. The site is also a learning tool for language, offering options in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Latin, and Portuguese.

Back-to-School Fashion Tips from the Experts

Back-to-School Fashion Tips from the Experts

We’ve asked those in the biz to fill us in on what’s hot this season, from head to toe. Check out these back-to-school fashion tips for kids of all ages.

New and Noteworthy; Getting Ready for School

New and Noteworthy; Getting Ready for School

Check out these new products that make back to school easier for kids and parents.

MomBiz: Long Island's Business-Savvy Mom & gLovies Inventor, Josephine Geraci

MomBiz: Long Island's Business-Savvy Mom & gLovies Inventor, Josephine Geraci

Josephine Geraci (www.MyMomKnowsBest.com) is the creator of gLovies® —disposable, sanitary hand covers that protect children from nasty germs in public restrooms!




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