Handmade with smiles to bring smiles at Angela’s House

 We asked if you could get Crafty for a Cause and you definitely delivered. Thank you to all who took the time to make handmade items to bring smiles to the families of Angela’s House. The items included:  *Homemade Cards (that say Thinking of You or Happy Holidays) *Handmade Crafts/ Ornaments     *Crocheted Blankets, Hats and/ […]

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Long Island’s Natural History Museum

You probably know about the Museum of Natural History in New York City. Maybe you’ve been there. But did you know there’s a “natural history” museum right here on Long Island? Okay, it doesn’t have all the things you’ll find in Manhattan. But it does have an amazing ocean exhibit. Even better that the Museum […]

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LI Cares Food Bank- Thanksgiving 2015

In 1980, one of Long Island’s favorite sons, singer/songwriter, and social activist, Harry Foster Chapin, founded Long Island Cares, the first food bank on Long Island. His legacy and mission today still lives on and as we prepare for the Holidays and all of our family gatherings, let us not forget that there are so many affected by […]

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Lion Mask Craft

We are so excited for The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar  that premieres tonight on the Disney Channel! My girls love to “ROAR” every time the commercial comes on, so I thought how cute it would be if they had masks to wear during the movie.

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Shining Child- Delaney Hudock

Delaney is 11-years-old and is Shining Bright in our community. She bakes cupcakes to raise money for Angela’s House which is a fantastic charity to raise money for here on Long Island. Angela’s House is an organization that provides services and support to children and families on Long Island that are in need of special home […]

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Holiday Toy List -2015

 Every year we all search for the coolest and most popular toys for our kids. Which toys will be on top of your list this holiday season? Here are some we think will WOW all the kids on your list no matter their age. Whether your child likes the latest tech toys, interactive pets, musical toys, […]

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Thanksgiving Lunchbox Ideas

Yes, I am that Momee who loves to make a fun lunchbox for my child during a holiday week. Since it is Thanksgiving week I hope you find this post to be a fun one. The ideas I found below do take a little bit longer to make then your day-to-day lunches but your kids will smile […]

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Goal Achiever at Keep Moving Forward- Meet Chloe

Because…    “All Goals Can Be Achieved When You Believe” Chloe is  6-years-old and receives physical therapy at Keep moving Forward in Garden City.   Read her inspirational story told to us by her mother.

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Redefining Healthy- Parabens and how they effect our bodies

Written by: Christine Egan Ladies, love lathering on body products and I was certainly one of them for years. But just as I eliminated plastics, after my breast cancer diagnosis, I also had to give a good, hard look at my bathroom closet. While many products smelled good or made my skin feel silky smooth, […]

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Stuffed- Poem by Local LI Author Darren Sardelli

Laugh-A-Lot Kidee Poetry Challenge for November: Write a poem about something or someone you are thankful for. When you’re finished writing, pick your favorite part of your poem/story and draw a picture.  Good luck and have fun!!! Read Darren’s Poem : Stuffed

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