Nature Hike with Jessica Dooley

Happy Spring! Okay, so I know it isn’t technically spring, but I am soaking up every ounce of warm weather and sunshine that Mother Nature is graciously gifting us! It feels as though February is offering us a taste of Spring after what feels like a very long winter.

This past Christmas, Sloane found a pair of binoculars in her stocking. She has loved using them to look out the back door and the living room windows for deer and birds in the yard. So, when we had that first nice day a few weeks back I suggested we go on a nature hike. Unsure of what a nature hike entailed, she was hesitant to go, but after that first day she has been asking for a nature hike almost daily, and I am happy to comply!

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The Learning Experience of Mt. Sinai

Learn! Play! Grow! Is the motto at The Learning Experience.

The Learning Experience of Mt. Sinai is currently accepting kids from ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Registration is always open give them a call, (631) 476-8700 TODAY!

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Paint-Sation Easel by Goliath

We love to Paint and the Paint-Sation Easel by Goliath is one of our new favorite easels since we can bring it on the go.


My daughters had so much fun painting and I loved that the painting mess was minimal since the paint pods that attach to the easel prevents paint spills. Sounds awesome, right?

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Greedy Granny by Goliath Games

This has become one of our family game night favorites!

 If you are ready for lots of laughs with family and friends we highly recommend Greedy Granny.

We love that you don’t know when Granny is going to wake up so it leaves for a suspenseful conclusion that everyone playing will enjoy. “Will you risk it for the biscuit?”

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Goliath Games/Pressman Toy – Family Fun Game Ideas

Our family loves a Family Game Night and sometimes our Sundays are spent playing board games for most of the day.

Goliath Games and Pressman Toys have some of our favorite games and we wanted to share some of them with you. So, whether you are looking for a gift idea or just a game to add to your collection we have a fun list below.

And we are super excited about the GIVEAWAY we have going on, too! Will you be our winner?

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Pollywog Adventures at Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium

Pollywog Adventures is a great children’s program available at the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium. The hatchery has a beautiful outdoor area for families to enjoy and learn.

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Valentine’s Day Potato Stamping

A classic idea of using potatoes as a stamp is used to make a heart painting for Valentine’s Day.

A perfect way for those little toddler hands to create.

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