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In the Magazine: October/November 2020

In the Magazine: October/November 2020

Our fall issue is filled with tips for surviving online learning, facing cold and flu season in a pandemic, and more!


While it doesn't look like the fall of years past, its still our favorite season. Pumpkins are being picked, hot apple cider is being sipped, and school (however it looks for your children) is in full swing. It may be a truly unique school year, but you can help your kids make the most of it with the help of this issue. We also compiled a list of places in NYC your family can visit right now (all with precautions to keep you safe). Do you have plans for  Halloween and Thanksgiving? Let us help you make them both fun and safe so the whole family is happy. Finally, cold and flu season is upon us, but what does that mean in the midst of a pandemic?

Read the October/November 2020 Issues

Westchester Parent

 

Rockland Parent

 

Big Apple Parent

 

Brooklyn Parent

 

Queens Parent

 

Long Island Parent

 


     



Facing the 2020-2021 School Year

How to Help Your Child Stay Focused During Online Learning

Here's what to do if your student just can’t sit still when learning at home.

How and When to Find a Tutor for Your Child

Kids are struggling more than ever—experts weigh in on how and when to find a tutor.

A Parent's Guide to New York State Tests

Here's everything you need to know about New York State tests for students in elementary school through high school, plus the 2020-2021 exam dates.

Things to Do

These Are Best Family Activities That Are Open in NYC Now

45 reasons to love (and explore) New York City before the end of the year

Family Fun Seasonal Activities in Your Area

Our October and November calendar is packed with fun in-person and virtual events for you and your family.

How to Celebrate Halloween This Year

It’s time for skeletons, witches, and jack-o’-lanterns, but what halloween activities are safe this year?

Thanksgiving Safety Tips for 2020

Here are some safety tips for celebrating Thanksgiving this year.

Staying Healthy in a Pandemic

Flu vs COVID-19: Prepping for Flu Season in a Pandemic

Learn to tell the difference between a common cold, the flu, and COVID-19—and stay as safe as possible

Choosing the Right Pediatrician in New York

Finding the right doctor for your kids can be tricky, but it’s worth a careful search.

Holiday Advice

Ask @DadandBuried: How Do We Deal with Political Talk at Thanksgiving Dinner?

The election could still be up in the air by the time Thanksgiving rolls around. How do we handle potential political tension at dinner?

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Home for the Holidays

Planting Fields Arboretum Dec. 09, 2021 - Dec. 19, 2021

Experience the magic of the holidays next to a roaring fireplace, listening to live jazz with a big mug of cocoa in a 1920’s Tudor revival, decorated to fill your heart with the holiday spirit. 



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