Category: Hudson Valley

National Park Foundation Celebrates 100 Years in 2016 #ad

I am a HUGE National Park fan, I remember visiting the Red Wood Forest in elementary school and bringing home a “Giant Sequoia” in a paper towel tube from the gift shop.  We planted and […]

2016 Hudson Valley Fireworks List

Covering all the Hudson Valley Fireworks (lower and upper) with their Forth of July and Independence Day Celebrations. You can find what is happening by county and town. Hudson Valley Fireworks List: Putnam Brewster– Highlands […]

Hudson Valley Hikes

The Hudson Valley is great for hiking, so many trails for all ability levels. Grab your camera, water, the kids and go.  My family loves to hike. The kids like grabbing a stick, their cameras […]

LIGHTSCAPES Historical Hudson Valley 2016

Last weekend, we were able to check out Historic Hudson Valley’s LIGHTSCAPES at Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson. A SELL OUT event Thursdays-Sundays in month of MAY, its great fun for the whole family, and a […]

#supermomsquad contest

Apple Moms has partnered with Jen over at Cuddles and Chaos for a contest to bring all mother’s together with their SUPER POWERS!! Check out what she has put together! So much of what’s on […]

Maple Weekends

So last year while I was searching for events I found out about Maple Weekends.  Did you know that right now is the time that New York is making fresh delicious maple syrup?  Yeah me […]

Moms Night with Paint Nite Dutchess County

Last Sunday, Jenn (Putnam/Dutchess) and I went to our first Paint Nite.  Can I just say we did not stop laughing. We attended Snowy Bird at the i84 Diner in Fishkill, a terrific location with huge […]

Hudson Valley Family Photographers

We all want that perfect family portrait, you know the one everyone looks their best even though seconds before you were biting your lip and giving the eyes towards the kids (that isn’t just me […]

Saint Nicholas Day – Rockland County Historical Society

Do you know the history of Saint Nicholas? This legendary tale was told in the historical Jacob Blauvelt House in New City; built in 1832 and was owned by family descendants until 1970 at which […]

Hudson Valley Tree Farms

Are you looking for a Christmas Tree this year? There are so many Hudson Valley Tree Farms around.  Never gone? Start a new family tradition and go pick out and cut your own. Dutchess County Tree […]