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Vacationing with Kids When Things Go Awry

Vacationing with Kids When Things Go Awry

(Sep. 28, 2017) - I'd planned a Cancun trip filled with excitement but ended up in the hospital. Here's how we all coped.


Family Drip-Painting Workshops at the Pollack-Krasner Home

Family Drip-Painting Workshops at the Pollack-Krasner Home

(Sep. 12, 2017) - A visit to the East Hampton home and studio of artists Jackson Pollack and Lee Krasner


Atlantic City With Kids

Atlantic City With Kids

(Aug. 02, 2017) - Atlantic City may not have the reputation of a family-friendly city, but there's plenty of things to do with kids there.


Fort Myers, Sanibel, and Captiva, Florida: A Paradise of Sand Dollars, Dolphins, and Key Lime Pie

Fort Myers, Sanibel, and Captiva, Florida: A Paradise of Sand Dollars, Dolphins, and Key Lime Pie

(Jun. 06, 2017) - Tips for visiting Fort Myers, Sanibel Island, and Captiva Island in Florida.


Visiting the PepsiCo Sculpture Gardens, a Westchester Gem

Visiting the PepsiCo Sculpture Gardens, a Westchester Gem

(May. 19, 2017) - Pepsi's world headquarters in Purchase feature a beautiful sculpture garden, recently reopened after several years, that is open to the public and free to visit.


Fort Lauderdale for Families

Fort Lauderdale for Families

(Apr. 27, 2017) - Ft. Lauderdale offers plenty of fun activities for kids and adults alike.


A Punta Cana Family Getaway: The Nickelodeon Resort

A Punta Cana Family Getaway: The Nickelodeon Resort

(Jan. 24, 2017) - A new luxury hotel and resort in the Dominican Republic offers memorable fun, on premises and via day trips.


Rockwood Hall State Park: The Best Place to Climb Trees Along the Hudson

Rockwood Hall State Park: The Best Place to Climb Trees Along the Hudson

(Dec. 16, 2016) - Rockwood Hall State Park is a 200-acre park in Sleepy Hollow that runs along the Hudson River, and used to be part of the Rockefeller State Park Preserve.


Pip’s Island: Immersion Theater for Kids

Pip’s Island: Immersion Theater for Kids

(Nov. 17, 2016) - Pip’s Island is an interactive theater experience where kids become explorers and parents become assistants.


White Post Farms in Melville: Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, and Much More

White Post Farms in Melville: Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, and Much More

(Oct. 28, 2016) - At White Post Farms in Nassau County, Long Island, kids can see exotic animals, jump into a giant sandbox, a train ride, and many more family activities.


Camelback Resort: Tips for Visiting in the Summer and Fall

Camelback Resort: Tips for Visiting in the Summer and Fall

(Oct. 03, 2016) - Camelback Resort may offer ski slopes and an indoor water park in the winter, but you can visit the outdoor water park, zip line, and rides during warm-weather months.


Visiting Storm King Art Center with Kids

Visiting Storm King Art Center with Kids

(Aug. 25, 2016) - A family guide to visiting the sculpture garden Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, NY.


SplashDown Beach: My Favorite Outdoor Family Water Park

SplashDown Beach: My Favorite Outdoor Family Water Park

(Aug. 15, 2016) - SplashDown Beach, located in Fishkill, is an outdoor waterpark that is the perfect size for families.


The New York Renaissance Faire: Where Fantasy Rules

The New York Renaissance Faire: Where Fantasy Rules

(Aug. 09, 2016) - UPDATED September 2018: The New York Renaissance Faire is back in the Orange County town of Tuxedo for its 41st season, and it will be held Saturdays and Sundays through Sept. 30 from 10am-7pm. The 65-acre Elizabethan village celebrates life in the 16th century with jousting, theater, acrobatics, magicians, music, shows, games, food, and more.


Rye Playland: A Westchester Family Amusement Park Since the Early 1900s

Rye Playland: A Westchester Family Amusement Park Since the Early 1900s

(Jul. 27, 2016) - A mom's take on visiting the Rye Playland amusement park with little children, from Kiddyland to the Whip.


Field Station: Dinosaurs Lets Kids Be Paleontologists for a Day

Field Station: Dinosaurs Lets Kids Be Paleontologists for a Day

(Jun. 20, 2016) - Field Station: Dinosaurs is an innovative attraction just minutes from NYC featuring 30+ full-size animatronic dinosaurs and other dinosaur-related activities.


Madame Tussauds: The Best Place for Selfies in NYC

Madame Tussauds: The Best Place for Selfies in NYC

(Jun. 10, 2016) - Madame Tussauds wax museum is so much more than just a Times Square tourist attraction for out-of-towners.


Top Nearby Family Vacation Spots

Top Nearby Family Vacation Spots

(May. 25, 2016) - Eight great family destinations for weekends away or short vacations, all within a few hours’ drive.


Untermyer Gardens: 'American’s Greatest Forgotten Garden'

Untermyer Gardens: 'American’s Greatest Forgotten Garden'

(Apr. 25, 2016) - Untermyer Gardens is a secretive 43-acre public park perched on the banks of the Hudson River in Yonkers, NY


NYC’s Top 10 Playgrounds: One Mom’s View

NYC’s Top 10 Playgrounds: One Mom’s View

(Mar. 29, 2016) - NYC has more than 1,700 parks and playgrounds across the five boroughs. Here are our top 10 favorite playgrounds.


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