ARBOR DAY Fun on Long Island – 2018

The Arbor Day Foundation promotes the planting, nurturing, and the celebrating of trees. Ways to celebrate is by visiting our local Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, and Nature Preserves. Want to have fun with your kids today? We have some fun craft ideas to help educate our kids about the importance of trees.

 

Take a walk through nature and get some beautiful pictures, today. Your kids will love looking at the flowers and trees, looking for birds and other animals and of course spending the day outside on beautiful Long Island. Where will you visit?

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Summer Movie Express 2018- Regal Cinemas

Family fun movies playing on Tuesdays & Wednesdays for the summertime!

 

Admission to the Summer Movie Express is only $1. Tickets available for purchase at the box office and all movies in most locations start at 10:00 am. Check with your theatre for exact showtimes. Each week both movies play on both days. A portion of the proceeds goes to the Will Rogers Institute.

The list below is not fully updated. Not all movies will be playing at all locations.

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Play Visions Sensory Challenge

We had the opportunity to take part in the Play Visions Sensory Challenge!

We got to feel and play with Floof, Sands Alive and Play Dirt and we truly loved all of these sensory compounds. They are all very different and have a great amount of play to them all.

But, if we had to choose our ultimate favorite we would have to pick Sands Alive!

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Earth Day Events on Long Island – 2018

Earth Day is a day to celebrate our love for our one and only planet and talk about ways to protect it in our community.

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Here on Long Island there is a lot of fun events happening and we have a great list of places you can go to celebrate Earth Day this year.

*Please note we have listed the events from public sites and changes can occur at any time. Please check the particular location’s website/ social media pages for any updates regarding weather or date/time changes ahead of your arrival*

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Old Westbury Gardens Kids Programs

We had the pleasure of attending one of the kids programs at Old Westbury Gardens. Every Saturday at noon you and your child(ren) can enjoy a different themed program.

They have a wonderful line-up for 2018 and we highly recommend attending.

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The Wiggle Wiggle Wiggle! Tour comes to Long Island in June

THE WORLD’S #1 PRESCHOOL ENTERTAINERS BRING THEIR BRAND NEW LIVE TOUR TO THE NYCB THEATER at WESTBURY. THE SHOW WILL BE ON SUNDAY, JUNE 17th AT 12:30 PM.

 The Wiggles are coming to perform for Long Island as part of their Wiggle Wiggle Wiggle!  Tour. The last visit to the United States by The Wiggles was 2 years ago. This brand new show will see Emma, Lachy, Simon and Anthony hit the stage with their friends Captain Feathersword, Dorothy the Dinosaur, Henry the Octopus, Wags the Dog and all the Wiggly Dancers as they bring all the excitement of what it takes to Wiggle to the NYCB Theater at Westbury in Westbury, NY on Sunday, June 17th at 12:30 pm.

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Healthy Pizza Crusts

Think back to when you were a kid. What did Friday night mean to you? In my house it meant PIZZA NIGHT! I can remember playing at friend’s houses after school, my mom coming to pick us up, and stopping on the way home to pick up a pizza and garlic knots from our favorite pizza place.

Pizza is one of those comfort foods that is hard to beat. Hot, cheesy, and with all of your favorite toppings, what more could you ask for? Well, maybe you could ask for a healthier crust. And that’s what I have for your here today! Two of my favorite healthy pizza recipes so you can have your cake (or in this case, pizza) and eat it too!

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