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2021 Westchester-Area Private School Guide

2021 Westchester-Area Private School Guide

Finding the right school for your child can feel overwhelming because it is so important, and it can be a game changer for your child and for your family as a whole.  Luckily, the private school application process is a positive one, and the conversations that your...

Join St. Luke’s for an Upcoming Open House

Join St. Luke’s for an Upcoming Open House

OPEN HOUSES Middle School ExperienceWednesday, October 20, at 9:15am(Parents Only) Upper School Open HouseSunday, October 24 at 12:00pm Middle School Open HouseSunday, November 7 at 12:00pm Everyone looks forward to meeting you and sharing the St. Luke's difference....

Winter Clothes for Kids We Love

Winter Clothes for Kids We Love

Recently, we shared our favorite Back-to-School shopping secret weapon—Rockets of Awesome. This mom-founded kids brand is not only fun and fashionable (seriously, we wish these clothes came in our size!) but their subscription and online shopping options make it super...

Halloween Books for Kids

Halloween Books for Kids

  This story was contributed by Rosemary D'Urso of Library Mom! Follow her on instagram @librarymombooks.   It’s the season of ghosts and goblins and we are thrilled to share our list of brand-new picture books along with some timeless favorites that are...

Armonk Art Show is Back

Armonk Art Show is Back

We are so excited for the upcoming Armonk Art Show this weekend where you can discover one-of-a-kind fine art and fine crafts from over 160 juried artists across every medium. This includes Fine Crafts, Mixed Media, Painting, Printmaking/Drawing/Pastels, Sculpture,...

Back to School: Get Kids Active

Back to School: Get Kids Active

Dr. Samantha Smith, pediatric orthopedist, at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital provides tips on how kids should approach becoming active again for fall sports through stretching and slowly increasing their exercise levels. Head to @yalenewhavenhospital to see the...

The Mario Cuomo Bridge in Honor of Childhood Cancer

The Mario Cuomo Bridge in Honor of Childhood Cancer

  “914”…not just an area code, but a date to remember forever!  On the evening of September 14th, in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, The Mario Cuomo Bridge will light up the night in GOLD. Pediatric Cancer Foundation wants the world to recognize...

Our Pups deserve some Back to School Training too!

Our Pups deserve some Back to School Training too!

Back to school time for kids is the perfect time to start homeschooling your pup! Active Dog offers several levels of training packages; ranging from a basic recap to those more difficult problems, and our trainer Sarah is here to help! Head to our website to set your pup up for success!

Revenge Travel Safely with Treat

Revenge Travel Safely with Treat

Revenge travel. Also called a “comeback trip”, this travel trend is about making up for time at home during the pandemic. People are planning trips, and expanding their budgets to make these vacations extra special. Our newest partner, Treat, is bringing together...

Generation 9/11: An Interview with the Filmmaker

Generation 9/11: An Interview with the Filmmaker

This year marks the 20th anniversary of September 11th. For many of us, that tragic morning felt like a line drawn in the sand. You remember what you were doing, where you were—and who you were—before it happened. Then, the world—and your view of it—changed forever....

Meet Rockets of Awesome Founder Rachel Blumenthal

Meet Rockets of Awesome Founder Rachel Blumenthal

Anyone else a bit overwhelmed with back-to-school shopping this year, or reluctant to spend a lot of time at the mall with your kids trying on clothes? We’re right there with you, and that’s why we’re partnering with Rockets of Awesome, a mom-founded kids brand that...

Can School Really be Magical?

Can School Really be Magical?

The Klein family at Tyler’s graduation. It’s every mom’s wish for her child to be excited to learn. At St. Luke's School, teachers and staff go Above and Beyond to connect with students, craft a strong academic curriculum, and create experiences that spark a lifelong...

Meet a Mom: Founder of StyleChild

Meet a Mom: Founder of StyleChild

Just in time for back-to-school shopping, we’re sharing one of our favorite new mom-owned brands. StyleChild is a fashion-forward line for kids, founded by Jade Sklaver, mom to Liv, 4. After building a career in corporate fashion, she became a wife and mom, and then,...

Get to Know Travel, Health & Wellness Brand Treat

Get to Know Travel, Health & Wellness Brand Treat

  After over a year and a half of being primarily homebodies, we’re experiencing serious wanderlust. That’s why we’re thrilled to be partnering with Treat, an innovative new brand that’s set to launch their app in August and offering a holistic approach to...

Drowning Prevention: 5 Things to Know

Drowning Prevention: 5 Things to Know

  Pandemic or not, there are few bigger items on our list of “mom worries” than drowning. And with good reason – it’s the leading cause of accidental deaths in kids ages 1 to 4. But there are some really simple ways to keep your kids safer. We spoke to Adam...

Get To Know the Closet Factory

Get To Know the Closet Factory

From your master bedroom closet to your pantry or your home office, The Closet Factory takes care of all your home organizational needs with space saving solutions.

Fitness, Community, and Fun at the Saw Mill Club

Fitness, Community, and Fun at the Saw Mill Club

  Parents rarely have time for...well, anything. So, sometimes getting to the gym is a real struggle where it's hard to find the time or the right place that jives with your goals and schedule. Last month, I stopped all of the excuses and enjoyed a whole month...

4th of July Popsicles

4th of July Popsicles

Celebrate the 4th of July with these festive red, white and blue popsicles! Not only are they adorable, but they’re made with protein-packed green yogurt and fiber rich blueberries and strawberries.  Thank you to Sound Shore Moms for sharing! What you’ll need: Greek...

4 Things to Do with Your Dog This Summer

4 Things to Do with Your Dog This Summer

Don’t forget to include your pup in your summer plans! Here are some tips, tricks and things to do with your 4 legged kids this summer thanks to Active Dog! There are lots of dog friendly parks right in our area, perfect for a day trip! With plenty of activities at these parks to keep you, your kids, and your pet’s occupied and stimulated, the hardest part will be choosing where to go.Thank you Active Dog for these tips, tricks and things to do with our 4 legged kids this summer!

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Meet Rockets of Awesome Founder Rachel Blumenthal

Meet Rockets of Awesome Founder Rachel Blumenthal

Anyone else a bit overwhelmed with back-to-school shopping this year, or reluctant to spend a lot of time at the mall with your kids trying on clothes? We’re right there with you, and that’s why we’re partnering with Rockets of Awesome, a mom-founded kids brand that...

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