ORB™ Molecules

My kids and I are loving ORB™ Molecules.

Your child will have fun spending oodles and oodles of time creating anything they can imagine.

 Let their imagination soar!

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Christmas at Hicks Nursery

Since I was a little girl one of my favorite family traditions is going to Hicks Nursery in Westbury during Christmas time. At Hick’s your family can pick out their perfect family Christmas tree, enjoy meeting Santa, see live Reindeer and walk through their animated Christmas story.

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Hicks Nursery is a family owned Long Island business that has been around since 1853. The Hicks sixth generation is running the business these days and Hicks continues to shine in our community year after year. Throughout the store there is so much to look at with beautiful Christmas decorations everywhere. There is a reason Hick’s is known as Long Island’s Largest Christmas Store. A true Christmas destination for you and your family to go to each year.

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Jungle Bob’s Albino Burmese Python

Jungle Bob’s Reptile Kids feature for the month is his Albino Burmese Python.

Get to know Willie:

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Fun Facts:

* Albino – They are white with patterns in butterscotch yellow and burnt orange

*from Southeast Asia

*is a carnivore – feeds on large mammals

*they wait 6 to 8 months between meals

*they can grow to 25 + feet 

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DIY Yard Ghosts

Make these adorable ghosts to display outside for Halloween!

This decoration is made very inexpensively and you will see how in the directions below.

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C & B Archery

This past weekend was my birthday and I have always wanted to go Archery shooting. My husband and I were both first time archery shooters and we had an extremely positive experience at C & B Archery in Hicksville, NY.

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Stranger Danger- Summer Safety

Last Monday we visited with Dragon Gate Martial Arts in Oakdale. Shihan Mike Iannone taught us about Stranger Danger and how to keep ourselves (kids) safe. He had great tips that I wanted to share with all of you.

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Getting to know the Smith Family of Long Island

 Here on Long Island we have a lot of family owned businesses and some have been around for a very long time. The Smith family in particular happens to be one of the coolest and successfully run family businesses on Long Island with a store unlike any other. We are talking about Jungle Bob’s Reptile World located in Centereach.

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