Family Fun

  • Sensory Fun With Food

    Kids Will Love the Mess!

    This week my girls and I needed a little down time. We have been so busy visiting friends for play dates and shopping for two big girl bedroom makeovers that we just needed to relax. My daughter suggested we have a spa night and make our own facial masks. I know every mom thinks their kid is a ... read more »
  • No Gym Required/Ab Workout: Bird Dog

    Bird Dog

    This move manages to work your abs, back and balance at the same time. read more »
  • DIY your next Spring Fling

    Make your next party whimsical and fun on a budget

    Spring presents endless opportunities to celebrate, from events like graduations and birthday parties to barbecues and gatherings with friends. Impress guests and add an element of fun and whimsy to your party with these easy DIY projects. read more »
  • Kids, We can't afford vacation this year

    5 tips for planning summer fun without breaking the bank

    The four best ideas for planning summer activities without using your credit limit on your cards. read more »
  • Life Is Better With Art, Cats and Cupcakes

    At Morgan's Cat Cafe

    Are your kids smitten with kittens? Mine really are! Unfortunately for them I am allergic. I can’t spend more than 5 minutes with a cat before I start sneezing and wheezing. But my kids LOVE, LOVE, LOVE kittens! Since we can’t own a cat, and to encourage my kids love of cats we volunteer as ofte... read more »
  • Top 10 events for weekend fun

    HVParent rounds up the best local events for the weekend and upcoming week

    We are so lucky that the Hudson Valley is bustling with festivals and fairs, community celebrations and exciting events that make spending time together easy. Make this last month of summer vacation count and check out my top 10 weekend event picks below. read more »