Family Couch to a 5k Race

As summer is ending and we are gearing into fall, the cooler weather is perfect for running.

There are lots of running races you and your family can train to complete together.

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Musical Exploration Storybooks for Kids – Moana, Tangled & Mickey

Disney and Hal Leonard have launched their Disney Learning “Explore Music” series and we are HUGE FANS!

My kids and I love to read together all day. These picture books are not only beautiful to look at but, they encourage creative play whether it is using movement with your body or your voice to create music or getting crafty to make your own musical instruments with items around your home.  Turn a day at home or a rainy day into a fun day of musical exploration with some familiar characters.

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Total Solar Eclipse Fun on Long Island

On Monday, August 21st, 2017 all of North America will be able to see the Total Solar Eclipse. On Long Island the visibility will be at about 70% (weather depending).  Are you as excited as we are?

 

In this post we have a fun guide to places you can visit with your family on Long Island this Monday along with do it yourself activities for your own backyard viewing party.

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LAURIE BERKNER: THE DANCE REMIXES

We are so excited to share the news with you that Laurie Berkner has a new album coming out September 22nd, 2017!

If you and your family love to dance and sing like mine does than you are going to love this album.

 The Laurie Berkner Band’s 14 most beloved songs for kids, have been given a modern-day twist, and they have remixed them into electronic dance songs that all ages will adore. That’s the recipe for legendary children’s musician Laurie Berkner’s new album, Laurie Berkner: The Dance Remixes.

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Making Healthy Counts…

We can all strive towards a healthier lifestyle and improve our entire families overall health.

Erika Burdick says, “Check out this chart. It is a great guideline if you don’t know where to start to with your family to get on a healthy living path. i love all of these and I stick to most of them except maybe the screen time.”

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DIY Squishy Stress Balls

Everyone gets stressed even our kids. It is very common to see both kids and adults struggle with anxiety.

“Releasing tension with a stress ball can be very calming and therapeutic”, says Erika Burdick.

Try this easy DIY stress ball and watch the stress disappear.

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The Honest Company – Fall Diaper Collection

We had the pleasure of getting an exclusive sneak peek at the vintage made modern print diapers for Fall 2017.  The Honest Company hopes, “it will inspire your little ones on their next great adventure!”

Honest is proud to introduce their 2017 Fall Diaper Collection which will be arriving August 21.

In collaboration with Emily Current & Meritt Elliot of LA-based fashion brand The Great. They are also thrilled to share details of their continued partnership with Baby2Baby.

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