(Jun. 08, 2018) - It's finally the time of year where your children, nieces and nephews, and other loved ones are recognized for their academic accomplishments from the school year. Do you have an inspiring story to tell of a New York City graduate? Do you want to share the accomplishments of a graduating class in Westchester? Did someone win an award that you would like them to be recognized for? Send it all our way and we would be happy to share your story with our readers!
(Jun. 01, 2018) - We asked moms around the New York City region how they plan to spend summer with their own kids, along with other quotables.
(May. 29, 2018) - Manhattanhenge is a recurring phenomenon each summer that offers breathtaking views of the sunset through Manhattan’s grid. Here’s when to see it this year.
(Apr. 30, 2018) - Between the screaming kids, poopy diapers, and seemingly constant cries of “I’m hungry” or “I’m bored,” motherhood takes a lot out of us. But it is extremely rewarding (finally getting those kids potty-trained and out of diapers, anyone?) and makes our hearts happy (unexpected kisses and bedtime snuggles). Though moms may get small (or large) acts of love throughout the year, we asked you about your favorite memory from Mother’s Day, from the “corny” to the downright special. We also feature quotes from our go-to blogs and sites, including following the gut-feeling, and what moms really want for Mother’s Day (hint, hint, hubby!), plus sneak a peek at a very fashionable mother-daughter duo.
(Apr. 23, 2018) - Our annual Kids Cover Contest is now open! Enter your child, ages 3-16, for a chance to see him or her on a cover of our magazines, and to win amazing prizes.
(Apr. 02, 2018) - As Ellen DeGeneres says at the end of her show, "Be kind to one another." But how can we ensure our kids learn this mantra and exhibit it on a daily basis? Local parents share how they're teaching their kids kindness. Plus, a one blogger shares how we're all in it together and a heartwarming Instagram pic.
(Mar. 29, 2018) - How can we encourage and teach our children to be independent, confident learners in the classroom? At Basis Independent Brooklyn, a PreK-grade 12 private school rooted in the liberal arts and sciences, students learn how to proactively take ownership of their education.
(Mar. 27, 2018) - Millions of kids throughout the United States get head lice every year. If your child has head lice, there’s no reason to feel guilty. But lice are creepy, and you don’t want your lice-infested child to be stigmatized or to miss days at school or fun on the weekends. The first question on your mind is probably “What’s the fastest way to get rid of head lice?” If you know that lice eggs quickly become live lice, then you’re probably wondering, “What’s the fastest way to get rid of head lice and eggs”?
(Mar. 20, 2018) - Davler Media Group is looking for a part time Director of Marketing to direct communication, community relations, strategic partnerships and digital strategies for their parenting division including NYMetroParents (nymetroparents.com), Mommybites (mommybites.com) and Mitzvah Market (mitzvahmarket.com). This is an ideal position for an established media marketer looking for a flexible job that can have immediate impact on successful properties.
(Mar. 20, 2018) - Who applies a damp cloth to the forehead during a fever? You? Your mom? Whenever I was sick with a fever growing up I always felt like I was undertreated by my parents because they never put a cool, damp washcloth on my forehead. This was unbelievable to me at the time. And they wouldn’t let me bundle up in a really warm blanket when I had the chills. They just gave me fever-reducing medicine and had me take a lukewarm bath without much fuss. I was occasionally offered a 7UP.
(Mar. 19, 2018) - NYMetroParents, a division of Davler Media Group, is proud to announce that our print magazines and website received eight awards for editorial and digital excellence at the annual Parenting Media Association Awards Banquet on March 2, 2018 in St. Petersburg, FL.
(Mar. 16, 2018) - From fruits and vegetables to locally raised meat and dairy, handmade soaps, candles, and jewelry, there is something for everyone to enjoy at one of the following farmers markets in the New York area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, Westchester County, Rockland County, Orange County, and Bergen County, NJ.
(Mar. 06, 2018) - When kids have the experience of spending time in a traditional camp setting they are exposed to a number of different activities and challenges that can equip them with skills that will be useful far beyond the summer. Camp is a great place for kids to gain some independence and discover their sense of self. Time spent at camp in the company of counselors and other kids gives children the opportunity to recharge and get ready for the school year and even empower them to take more healthy risks when they are back at school.
(Mar. 01, 2018) - We asked moms around the New York area what their luckiest parenting moment has been and learned that although our kids can drive us crazy sometimes, at the end of the day we wouldn’t have it any other way. We also feature quotes from some of our go-to blogs and sites, including something to remember the next time you feel like you’re not doing enough as a parent, and why you should look forward to losing an hour of sleep for Daylight Saving Time.
(Feb. 12, 2018) - Though the winter doldrums are only beginning to end, it's already time to think about summer: summer camp that is! Now is the time to look for and choose a summer camp for your child, and we have all the information you need in our free, downloadable Mini Summer Camp Guides!
(Feb. 01, 2018) - We asked local parents how their definition of love changed after becoming a parent, along with quotes from a child’s first crush and a mom experiencing parental empathy, and a relatable Instagram post.
(Jan. 30, 2018) - As parents, we want our kids to be happy, self-assured, and confident. But building a child's self-confidence is sometimes a little harder than we imagine it will be. Luckily, there are some simple things you can do to help your children learn to believe in themselves—and to encourage them to face the future with optimism instead of fear. Here are six of the most effective ways you can help your children increase their self-confidence.
(Jan. 12, 2018) - Looking to plan an awesome weekend packed with fun for the whole family? Whether you are planning a day trip in close to the New York metro area or are looking for kid-friendly fun that's close to home, we've got you covered! There’s a lot of kid-friendly family fun planned for this weekend right here in Nassau County. From concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts activities, seasonal events, and parades, you'll find something to do that keeps the whole family having fun! Plan your weekend on Long Island with our guide that highlights the best family-friendly events happening in and around Nassau County, including family fun in and near Uniondale, Wantagh, East Meadow, Roslyn Harbor, Bellmore, Garden City, Mineola, Rockville Centre, Syosset, Westbury, Farmingdale, Hempstead, Plainview, Woodbury, and Jericho.
(Jan. 12, 2018) - We love weekends because they allow us to spend quality time with our kids, whether with a fun day trip to a nearby family-friendly destination or a family day of fun that's close to home in Rockland County or Bergen County, NJ. There’s lots to do this weekend with your family, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts activities, seasonal events, parades, and more, so you're sure to find the perfect thing to do with your family in Rockland or Bergen this weekend. Look no further for ideas and plan your weekend with our guide that highlights the best family-friendly events happening in and around Rockland County, including family fun in Nanuet, Haverstraw, Garnerville, Nyack, Warwick, Palisades, Montgomery, New City, and West Nyack, as well as awesome family fun in Bergen County, NJ, including things to do in Hillsdale, Paramus, Englewood, Ramsey, and nearby Jersey City.
(Jan. 12, 2018) - There’s a lot to do this weekend with your family, whether you're planning a day trip that's close to New York City or are looking for the best things to do with kids in Manhattan this weekend. After all, weekends are the best because you get to spend time with your kids, so make the most of your time together and check out our picks for the best kid-friendly activities in Manhattan! From concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts activities, seasonal events, and parades, you're sure to find something to do that keeps everyone happy and having fun. Look no further for ideas and plan your weekend in New York City with our guide that highlights the best family-friendly events happening in and around your neighborhood, including family fun in Central Park, the Lower East Side, the Upper West Side, Harlem, Midtown, the Upper East Side, Greenwich Village, Battery Park, Bryant Park, Sugar Hill, Tribeca, the Bronx, and Lower Manhattan.