Great Papa Turns 90!

Our lives from birth are filled with those around us who influence us, love us, and help raise us. The people who inspire us can be any age and can hold a special place in our hearts. 

I feel grandparents and great grandparents have very significant roles in children’s lives. It is a love that can be indescribable at times. Children look to their grandparents for not only love, but for wisdom and confidence to be themselves. I was very blessed to of known my grandparents but, I lost them at a young age. I have very fond memories of them and cherish those memories very much. I am sad that my girls have never met my grandparents because they would of loved them but, they are blessed to have two sets of amazing grandparents and two amazing sets of great grandparents on my husband’s side. Their grandparents and great grandparents cherish them and the feeling is very mutual. I see their excitement when I mention any of their names and it warms my heart. Everyone teases I take so many pictures and I do this so that our family can look back and enjoy the moments we have spent together.

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Budsies – Personalized Gifts

Budsies​ was able to transform one of our favorite drawings into a plush toy that we can love and cherish forever.

 

The peacock drawing has always made us smile and it is bringing even bigger smiles now.

I love how they transformed the details from my daughter’s drawing she drew her daddy 3 years ago into a sentimental gift we can all love. The large smile and bright colors were a perfect match. The plush is so soft and cozy you will love hugging your one-of-a-kind creation over and over, again.

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VOLTA by Cirque Du Soleil is coming to Long Island in May

The all-new Cirque du Soleil show VOLTA will be Under the Big Top May 17 at NYCB Live, the home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

 

VOLTA tells a spellbinding story about the freedom to choose and the thrill of blazing your own trail. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of action sports, the show weaves acrobatics in a visually striking world driven by a stirring melodic score.

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KEEP CASE- Keeping your memories preserved!

Do you have movie reels, VHS tapes or picture negatives that you wish you could view again?

We highly recommend Keep Case as your go to service that brings your memories to life in a more modern way.

“Our goal with Keep Case is to provide everyone with the best possible digitization service to ensure that their priceless memories are properly preserved and made easy to view and share for years to come. And unlike most other digitizing services, we always shoot for the highest quality digital files, aiming for true preservation, limiting the need to have items redone in the future. “- Alex Johnson (founder of Keep Case)

The process is simple and in no time you will be gathering your loved ones around to watch old movies or look at old photos that you never thought you would be able to view again!

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Benner’s Farm Easter Egg Hunt

We went to Benner’s Farm for their annual Easter Egg Hunt and it was adorable. We met the Easter bunny, successfully took part in the Easter Egg Hunt and we loved seeing all the animals on the farm. Spring Festivities on the farm is always a great celebration.

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Benner’s Farm is a private fifteen-acre family homestead, first farmed in the 1700’s. Your family will really enjoy their visit and the festivals that the farm provides to the public are wonderful.

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Easter Events across Long Island – 2016

If you are looking for Easter Fun here on Long Island with your family. Momee Friends has you covered with local fun, egg hunts and of course where the Easter Bunny will be so your little ones can get their picture taken with him.

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Where will you be going this Easter season?

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Long Island- the Elf on a Shelf Ideas

We had such a great Facebook event of all local Long Island parents sharing their Elf on A Shelf ideas that we wanted to share what happened all month-long.

Local parents shared their photos and ideas, we had a great Giveaway provided by Elf on A Shelf and we even created a Pinterest Page with the photos of the elves that were provided by local parents.

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In the beginning of the month when we announced the Elf on a Shelf Idea Facebook Event we had an amazing response. From the comfort of home, cell phone, or tablet parents could come to our event and get inspired by other parents. Facebook event link —–> here

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