The Kiddies Mentioned In New York Magazine And The Hubby Too!


A few days back my husband chatted with New York Magazine about his some of his “favorite things ” and one of his favorite things is to go to … [Read more...]

Getting Kids To Help Out Around The House. My Tips Today On NBC Connecticut!


The benefits of having kids help around the house are enormous (and not just for parents) from enhancing language development, to boosting their self-esteem to teaching them responsibility. Now the question is, how do we get kids to do this? Well, … [Read more...]

The Best Mother’s Day Ever!


This Mother’s Day was by far the best Mother’s Day I have ever had. Last year’s Mother’s Day turned out to be a working holiday so it’s not even in the running, but this Mother’s Day was very special and for two reasons. … [Read more...]

The Kids, Preschool and Africa


So for the months of April and May my kids will be learning about Africa in school. So far they’ve learned about … [Read more...]

Our Very First Picture Day!


  Today is "Picture Day" at our kids school and it's our very first picture day! As you can see from the pictures, though, David was not nearly as excited as we were. … [Read more...]

The Moment When…


The toddler years are truly magical. One week your child is playing with blocks and the next - expanding Einstein’s Theory of Relativity. Ok, maybe not quite expanding Einstein’s Theory of Relativity, but the point is[Read more...]

Took The Kids Out For Lunch And This Happened…


Over the weekend we took the kiddies to two of my favorite restaurants in the Hamptons, … [Read more...]

My Must Have Babyproofing Tips On “Better Connecticut!” Watch The Segment!


If you've ever had to make a trip the ER because of an accident in the home, you know first-hand the importance of babyproofing! Watch my tips on babyproofing your home on Better Connecticut[Read more...]

Talking “Toddlers & Technology” Today on NBC Connecticut!


How much time in front of the iPad is too much? One of the many problems we face today with modern parenting. Well this morning I chatted with NBC Connecticut’s, Kerri-Lee Mayland, about “Toddlers & Technology!” So how much screen time is too much? … [Read more...]

“My Son: Making Changes and Making Friends.” My Latest Article for Mahattan Family Magazine!

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A few days ago, a friend of mine came across my most recent article for Manhattan Family magazine, entitled “My son: Making changes and making friends.” She shared with me her experience with her own daughter and her belief that sometimes we need to just give our children time. … [Read more...]