Cradle of Aviation

Have you ever been to the Cradle of Aviation in Garden City?

It is one of Long Island’s amazing museums and has some great interactive exhibits for the entire family to enjoy.

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Groundhog’s Day 2016

Will the groundhog see their shadow tomorrow morning? That is the question we will be asking two groundhog’s here on Long Island, tomorrow.

I am talking about Malverne Mel and Holtsville Hal.

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Holtsville Hal is pictured to the right- photo courtesy of www.longislandpress.com
Malverne Mel pictured to the left is a photo taken by www.newsday.com

 

Would you like to see either groundhog in person?

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Spaghetti Squash Recipe

What I love about this Spaghetti Squash Recipe is that includes so many delicious veggies for the ultimate comfort food in the cold winter months.

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If you are following the Weight Watchers Plan that is where I got this delicious recipe from it is only 1 point per serving!

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The Arcade Age – Cradle of Aviation

If you love video games or enjoy the feeling of Nostalgia, like I do then you need to visit The Arcade Age Exhibit at the Cradle of Aviation in Garden City.

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The exhibit begins with the history of Arcade Games which started in the 40’s and 50’s and discusses the launch of the first arcade game and the revival and decline of the arcade games in the 1990’s. 

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Then the fun begins as you enter the arcade where you will be filled with excitement as you choose what game you will play first.

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Celery Stamping: Roses & Hearts

Valentine’s Day is coming up and I am always looking for fun new projects for the girls to make.

I saw this idea of Celery Stamping on Pinterest and I knew we had to give it a try.

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This is a great way to create with little hands. Using the bottom of the celery as a stamp is big enough for little ones to get a good grip and create something beautiful.

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Cereal Box Puzzle

We finished our box of cereal and I went to throw out the box and remembered I have been wanting to reuse the Cheerio Box for something. Then the idea came to me, A PUZZLE!

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My daughter loves puzzles and I thought it would be fun to have her put together a familiar box instead of putting it into the recycle bin. Then when she gets board of it we can put it into the recycle bin again but at least we got a multi-purpose use out of it for a little while.

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Super League Gaming Giveaway!

Super League Gaming, the first recreational video league, lets your kids take their love of Minecraft beyond your living room walls and make friends and frenemies at your local movie theater.

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One of our readers will be able to win a pair of tickets to this four week gaming experience at the Farmingdale Multiplex Cinemas thanks to Super League Gaming. Do you want to win the tickets?

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