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Running Events This Spring in Northern Westchester

Running Events This Spring in Northern Westchester

Ready to get moving? Races are coming back and we have a few happening this Spring right in Northern Westchester that you can check out, including how to register. BRLA 10K Trail Run: Held on May 16th at 8:30am and hosted by the Bedford Riding Lanes Association, Inc.,...

Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney

Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney

  Story featured on The Local Moms Network Diary of a Wimpy Kid has sold over 150 million copies, making it one of the bestselling children’s series of all times. Author Jeff Kinney is a verified celebrity in the genre, and was even named one...

How to Make Cinnamon Roll Easter Bunnies

How to Make Cinnamon Roll Easter Bunnies

These Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls from Maegan, the talented mom behind The BakerMama, will do double duty as a fun holiday activity and a delicious Easter breakfast. And while you can certainly make your rolls from scratch, Maegan says store bought are perfectly...

Why We Love Fox Pest Control

Why We Love Fox Pest Control

This past year more than ever, we’ve been looking for ways to simplify life and save time. One of those ways is by hiring people we trust and who care about their clients. One company we have used that meets these important criteria is Fox Pest Control—they...

Fabalish: Your Secret Weapon for Fast & Healthy Kid-Friendly Meals

Fabalish: Your Secret Weapon for Fast & Healthy Kid-Friendly Meals

Deciding what to make every night for dinner is one of the never-ending tasks of parenthood. Then, finding the time to cook whatever we decide to cook can also be a struggle. Finally, getting our kids to eat what we’ve made is hit or miss...That’s why we love...

Ultimate Baker: Fun Way to Decorate Without Artificial Coloring

Ultimate Baker: Fun Way to Decorate Without Artificial Coloring

We just discovered a really fun way to decorate with the Ultimate Baker, a Washington-based producer of unique cake decorating and baking products, and their new line of all-natural colored sprinkles. This was the perfect way to decorate cookies for Easter and use...

Passover Recipe Roundup

Passover Recipe Roundup

  Need some inspiration for your Passover menu? We've rounded up a few recipes from some of our favorites. Below, find traditional dishes (brisket, matzo ball soup) and some new twists on classic flavors (vegetarian matzo lasagna...and Manischewitz Jello...

Meet a Mom: Jessica Paschkes, Founder of REFILLERY.Shop

Meet a Mom: Jessica Paschkes, Founder of REFILLERY.Shop

With Earth Day around the corner, we all might be thinking of ways to live more eco-consciously. For Chappaqua mom, Jessica Paschkes living eco-consciously is a way of life. A photographer and mom of 2, Jessica recently started the Refillery.Shop after coming across a...

Special Passover & Easter Menus in Northern Westchester

Special Passover & Easter Menus in Northern Westchester

Matzo Ball Soup from Susan Lawrence Passover and Easter are right around the corner! To help you prep/pre-order, we are sharing an on-going list of places that are featuring special Passover and Easter menus in Northern Westchester. Check back often as we continue to...

Gardening with Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages

Gardening with Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages

Spring is finally here, and we couldn’t be happier to be shaking off the winter doldrums and getting outside again. Since we’re planning on still spending more time at home this spring and summer, gardening is at the top of our list. We found a fantastic new book,...

DIY Rainbow Art

DIY Rainbow Art

This piece was contributed by our DIY contributor Maria Provenzano and originally appeared on her site, From Scratch with Maria. DIY RAINBOW ART: White paper, preferably card stock but any white paper will work. Paint, preferably in the colors of the rainbow Small...

A Conversation with Motivation Guru Gabby Bernstein

A Conversation with Motivation Guru Gabby Bernstein

This story was contributed by our wellness columnist, Michelle Calarco. When I first heard about the concept of “manifesting,” and the idea that you can attract whatever you want, I’ll admit it sounded a bit...well….far-fetched. But getting to know New York Times...

First Annual Enchanted Garden Show at Lasdon Park

First Annual Enchanted Garden Show at Lasdon Park

Bright colors and mystical creatures fill the Glass House Conservatory at Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial – just in time for spring. Scheduled to open on Friday, March 26, the new enchanted garden show will be sure to delight guests of all ages. The...

Meet a Mom: Liz DeFilippo of Bedford

Meet a Mom: Liz DeFilippo of Bedford

Our latest Meet a Mom is Liz DeFilippo, a mother of two teenagers who has lived in Bedford since 2000. A former sailing instructor, Liz “was lucky enough to sail with the all-female America’s Cup team in Newport, RI.” She enjoys hiking and biking with husband, Pete,...

2021 Westchester Day Camp Summer Guide

2021 Westchester Day Camp Summer Guide

Artistree Performing Arts is the place to be for camp in 2021!  From our February and Spring Break camps, to our summer shows for grades K-12 and weekly camps for rising Kindergarteners in June, Artistree has something for everyone when it comes to theater camp....

Westchester County Parks Taking Picnic Reservations

Westchester County Parks Taking Picnic Reservations

Outdoor picnicking will return to County parks this year. The Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation is now taking reservations for the upcoming months. All groups will be required to follow current Covid-19 guidelines at the time of their...

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Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney

Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney

  Story featured on The Local Moms Network Diary of a Wimpy Kid has sold over 150 million copies, making it one of the bestselling children’s series of all times. Author Jeff Kinney is a verified celebrity in the genre, and was even named one...

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