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School’s out for the summer and kids are enjoying alarm-free mornings and homework-free afternoons. While parents are likely more focused on planning vacations and keeping their kids occupied, summer is a good time to pick up select school supplies for…Balanced Activities = Well-Rounded Kids
Allowing Enrichment Activities Without Adding Stress Every parent wants their child to be well-rounded and develop additional talents beyond excelling academically, and afterschool enrichment programs can be the answer. Whether you are considering sports, theater, or martial arts, or music,…Having a Movie Night?
Here are, according to Moviefone, twenty five titles of kid-friendly flicks that are sure to be a hit with the entire family: The LEGO Movie (2014) Chicken Run (2000) Elf (2003) My Neighbor Totoro (1988) The Muppet Movie (1979) Big…“Ready, Set, Pokemon Go”… But Use Caution!
Community Education Council 31 President and former NYPD Lieutenant Michael Reilly weighs in on the new app sweeping the nation. You may have seen adults and kids alike moving aimlessly around our parks and other public places., looking down…The Business of Clothing Your Kids
Staten Island Moms say it’s not as tough as they feared Clothing for kids is big business in the United States. According to the National Retail Federation, parents last year spent $24.9 billion on back-to-school duds alone — or $630.36…