Month: July 2016

EQUITY the Film – Women Empowerment

I just saw one of my new favorite adult movies, EQUITY, you know the ones without cartoons and having the kids sitting next you.  One about women in the workplace, specifically the financial area and […]

Putnam & Dutchess Weekly Events 7/29 – 8/2

August is almost here!  We are starting to plan my 5 year old’s birthday at the end of month.  The weather looks great for the upcoming weekend so here are some great things to get […]

Westchester County Weekly Events 7/28- 8/3

Hello Apple Moms!  Anyone else melting in this heat?  Lots of indoor and outdoor options this week. Our list of Farmer’s Markets can be found here. Thursday, July 28 Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp Yonkers, NY 7/28  […]

Could a Landline Be Your Lifeline?  3 Tips for Keeping Your Home Safe This Summer

Last April I got the phone call every child dreads, my father was having chest pains and difficultly breathing. Instead of immediately calling 911 he called my house obviously my reaction was “Dad hang up […]

REVIEW: Schwinn Smart Start Bikes

Summer is in full swing.  The Apple Moms are  all about bike riding and outdoor fun, so our partnership with Schwinn Smart Start for a review of their 16in Burnout Boys bike was exciting.  A […]

Guide: Mid- Hudson Children’s Museum

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is a must do for area families and others. The Poughkeepsie Train station is next door, travel up from the city to the MHCM. Walkway Over the Hudson, which is apart […]

Putnam & Dutchess Weekly Events 7/20-7/26

Camp is over so I am back in the entertaining 2 kids ALL day game again!  I have family coming to visit at the end of the week so that should help break things up […]

Westchester County Weekly Events 7/21-7/27

Hello Apple Moms! Here we are in mid July and the back to school sales are popping up everywhere!  Have you seen?  While I confess I may have bought some on sale supplies already, I […]

Lakeshore Toys Holiday Preview

As a teacher and a mom, I love toys.  Lakeshore is a staple in almost all classrooms I have been in, as well as my home.   Their motto “Gifts for Growing Minds” is true, […]

Gazillion Bubble Show NYC: Review and Ticket Discount

Two of our Apple Families visited the Gazillion Bubble Show in the city.  I’ve heard of this show over and over again, but never been before, so I was happy to finally be checking it out.  It’s […]