Long Island Haunted House Guide- 2017

Do you love a good scare? Are you looking for the ultimate scare?

We have a great list of places to go this Halloween season!

The Haunted Houses and experiences below are not listed in any particular order. If you love a particular Haunted House tell us why in the comments below or on social media. #momeefriendsli

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Bareburger Plainview- Now Serving Breakfast

Bareburger Plainview is our new favorite place to enjoy a family weekend breakfast.

 All the food is organic and some of the best breakfast food we have had in a long time. Also, let me not forget to mention that kids eat FREE till September 30th, 2017 with an accompanying adult. You will be so happy you took your family for a delicious meal.

Breakfast is served on Saturdays and Sundays from 9am to 1pm!

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Long Island Apple Picking – 2017

Looking to go Apple Picking on Long Island?

We have some great places listed below where you can Pick Your Own and enjoy a lot of FALL family activities at our local farms.

Please call any of the farms below before heading out to make sure they have fruit available for picking!

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The Lemonade Stand Cookbook

Get inspired with The Lemonade Stand Cookbook by Kathy Strahs!

This is not your typical book. It has a gorgeous layout with fantastic lemonade stand drink recipes, baked good recipes, craft ideas and a list of ways to make your lemonade stand a success. After seeing the amazing tips and beautiful photos you will want to set up a stand right away, I know we did.

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Pooh the Black Bear at Brookhaven Wildlife Center

Support the Brookhaven Wildlife Center by helping raise money for Pooh the resident Black Bear.

According to the Brookhaven Wildlife Center, Pooh says: “I am getting older, I am 19 years old now and have been struggling over the past few months, getting old is hard on us bears too. I have Osteoarthritis and it causes me pain and stiffness and I limp when I walk. Thankfully my fantastic veterinarians found a medication, and my wonderful caretakers give it to me when I need it. It helps me to feel better and it doesn’t hurt as much when I walk. The problem is it costs A LOT of money…..$400 a month!

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Scholastic Summer Reading RV at Denton Avenue School

Today, we had such a fun time at Denton Avenue Elementary School in New Hyde Park.

The students got a chance to enjoy activities, receive prizes, speak with one of Scholastic’s wonderful authors and even meet some familiar characters from books we all know and love.

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SLIME Maker Expo 2017

SLIME Maker Expo (Students of Long Island Maker Expo)

Saturday, May 20th 10am to 3pm

From recyclables to robotics, celebrating 21st century learning for all Long Island students.

SLIME is an interactive day of making for family and educators from all across Long Island. Hands-on learning activities from recyclables to robotics promote critical thinking and problem solving skills necessary for our children to participate in the global community. We anticipate over 100 activities, demonstrations, presentations and speakers.

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