Children’s Music CD Review: Animal Tales by Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke have done it again!  The duo have come up with yet another whimsical album full of witty and clever lyrics paired with catchy music.  Their previous album, Pleased to Meet You, is always playing at my house, especially when I want to get the kids […]

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6 Gifts for Boys from ALEX BRANDS (+Coupon)

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman The Popular ALEX TOYS brand is well-known for its unique and creative gifts for girls such as Hair Chalk Pens, Infinity Jewelry Kits and Friendship Bracelet Kits. But did you know that ALEX BRANDS also has a large array of creative toys that boys can enjoy as well? Here is […]

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Winter Essentials from 7 A.M. Enfant

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman —  After the harsh, grueling winter we had last year, I don’t think there’s a single Northeasterner who is looking forward to the end of November when temperatures will dip and we will all have to deal with the snowfalls and frigid weather. As a city dweller who is out […]

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My Night Out at the NYC Food & Wine Festival With Liz Claiborne and JC Penney

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman This past Thursday my husband and I were treated to an unforgettable night at the NYC Food & Wine Festival. Typically when we have a date night I spend some time fussing about what to wear but this time I didn’t have to: JCPenney and Liz Claiborne were generous enough […]

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Quick Chicken Soup from Scratch

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We are chicken soup lovers in my house. However, I’ll admit I’m a big snobby about my soup. I love making my father’s recipe. Trouble is, that takes over 3 hours to make (and I don’t have time to whip that up that often). So… the other night my kids wanted chicken soup. We headed […]

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Teach Your Kids About China With Two Great New Books

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman Books are very important at our house and reading is much more than just a fun hobby – it’s a way to learn about the world. I try to get my kids books that have an added value and can be educational so I was excited when I found out […]

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A Day in the Poconos + Leaf Print Craft

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My inlaws have a house near Port Jervis, in upstate NY, so we go up there often. Recently, when we were upstate, we took a ride to see my friend Carolyn and her parents, Jean Pierre and Cathrina. They live 45 minutes away from my inlaws, in Dingman’s Ferry, which is in the Poconos Mountains in […]

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Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest Premieres on Oct 27

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Are you a Curious George fan? How could not love that adorable monkey!  CURIOUS GEORGE: A Halloween Boo Fest kicks off Curious George’s 9th season on PBS KIDS on Monday, October 27! In A Halloween Boo Fest, it’s George’s first Halloween in the country, and Bill tells him and Allie about the “Legend of No Noggin” – a […]

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SMOKKS: Sweet Little Dresses With a Lot of Personality

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman My daughter’s summer dresses and flip flops are tucked away in the back of the closet and her winter clothes are all ready. But during this transitional period when the weather is definitely cooler but not cold enough for wool dresses I have to get creative and try to get […]

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