Five Travel Destinations for Fall Foliage

Summer can be the perfect time for BBQ’s, picnics, beach vacations and just lounging around in the backyard.  However, since the sun is setting on summer, it’s time to get ready to view the wonderful colors of my second favorite season: fall.  Fall is a season that radiates warm sweaters, knee-high boots, pumpkin spice lattes, and the beautiful colors of the changing leaves. The best part about living in the Hudson Valley is the ever-changing seasons upper New York has to offer.  From the … [Read more...]

What New York Customers Love through Amazon Prime Now.

Amazon Prime Now just released shopping data from last year’s holiday season, showing what customers order most in superfast speeds. Prime Now also announced that the New York Prime Now hub plans to leverage this data, along with recent Prime Now shopping data, to curate and update selection throughout the month to ensure a breadth of in-demand products for impatient holiday shoppers and procrastinators like myself ;).. To give you a deeper look into the impatient New York shopper, and … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: Walking Through Poughkeepsie

A day early....;) It's been like forever since I did a Wordless Wednesday. Last week we took the kids to the Hudson River for a nice brisk walk by the Pougheepsie Train Station and I just had to take pics.  Hope you enjoy!!    … [Read more...]

Join Human Growth Foundation as they host their 3rd Annual Walk for Kids Growth Event

If you enjoy spending time at charitable events, you'll really appreciate this event for kids. Human Growth Foundation will host its 3rd Annual Walk for Kids Growth charitable event on April 19, 2015 from 11 am - 2:00 pm at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens, NY. Walk for Kids Growth will increase awareness of childhood growth disorders and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment. All ages and leashed pets are welcome.   "This is a chance for the community to really … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: West Point From Above

It was my first time at West Point and it won't be my last. It's BEAUTIFUL! If you've never been to West Point, you're missing out. You should visit real soon! … [Read more...]

Come See Boo at The Zoo….and Enter a Giveaway too! – #BronxZoo #Sp

Disclosure: As a Bronx Zoo Blog Ambassador, I received a family membership in exchange for my participation. All opinions expressed here are always my own. Halloween is a week away, and The Bronx Zoo is hosting Boo at the Zoo, one of New York’s favorite Halloween celebrations! My family LOVES Boo at The Zoo -- It’s a whole lotta’ fun for everyone in the family. Come visit THE Halloween destination for Metro New York families and cities nearby. Boo at the Zoo at the Bronx Zoo is a … [Read more...]

Fête Paradiso: A Vintage French Carnival on Governor’s Island

Disclosure: I received ride tickets for this post. Where in the world can you find a 1920's vintage, French carnival with original carousels? France? Italy? Spain? Nope! If I told you it was right in my hometown, would you believe me? Well it's here in my hometown, New York City........Governor's Island to be exact. And it won't be there for long. From now til' September 29th (only weekends), you'll be able to visit an island that was closed off to the public for years and … [Read more...]

Come Follow Some Dino Tails Across New York and New Jersey! #DinoTail #BronxZoo

Something huge will be happening tomorrow, June 20, 2013, at over 40 locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Hoboken, New Jersey.  You will get to see approximately 50 people sporting a very unique fashion trend. They will conspicuously be wearing a very distinctive accessory that ties into the Bronx Zoo’s newest adventure, Dinosaur Safari. Look out for the Bronx Zoo members who will be distributing cards with a promotional code for 20% off the Total Experience tickets (including Dinosaur … [Read more...]

Billboard en Concierto Series in The Best Buy Theatre in N.Y.C. #Net10Latino

It's not too often that I attend concerts -- although it's not by preference, but I do enjoy going to a good concert especially when it's with music I enjoy listening to and of course dancing to. Billboard is presenting its fourth annual Billboard en Concierto concert series leading up to the Billboard Latin Music Awards in Miami later this month. The outstanding seven city, by invitation only, music series kicked off April 2 in the House of Blues in Houston and will feature live … [Read more...]

Dave & Busters + New Victory Theater = Loads of Fun!

Last weekend my little one and I were invited by Mama Drama NY for a fun-filled afternoon at Dave & Busters followed by a 7 pm show at New Victory Theater to see URBAN. During our time at Dave & Busters, we were treated to a class on how to juggle where we juggled pieces of colorful fabric. You may think, Oh, fabric must be easy to juggle than the usual balls -- but I assure you, those fabrics have a mind of their own. :) It was fun for all of us and afterwards we were all … [Read more...]