Family Fun at The Great Pumpkin Blaze

  Halloween season will be more magical than ever this year with two locations of the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze! In addition to returning for a 16th year to Van Cortland Manor in Croton-on-Hudson, County Executive Laura Curran and Historic Hudson Valley...

Apple Picking in Westchester

  While we are still in the heat of COVID-19, you can still enjoy the best of fall with apple picking at several farms and orchards in Westchester. Below, we’ve listed some apple picking farms and orchards in Westchester along with their new safety...

How to Get Kids to Wear Masks

With many schools requiring kids to wear masks, teaching kids to keep their mask on is going hand in hand with teaching ABCs and geometry. Help your child’s teacher by encouraging your kids with these easy tips! Practice During Screen TimeWe’ve hearing this tip giving...

Reflections of a Montessori Teacher

By Cathy Billone and Brianna Banahan “The teacher, when she begins work in our schools, must have a kind of faith that the child will reveal himself through work. She must free herself from all preconceived ideas concerning the levels at which the children may...

Back to School Shopping with Joules

This year, the “back-to-school” transition feels a little different. Along with pencils and notebooks, some of us are adding masks to backpacks. Maybe we’re prepping to homeschool or do virtual school, with mom as teacher. Others are dividing into pods with friends....

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