For those of you with kids 11 years or older, this event is a must. ‘Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors.’ Our girls are so excited. World Maker… Read more »
I was thrilled to discover the Treetop Adventure course last week when I drove through West Orange. We plan to surprise the girls and take them in the next few weeks. What a great place for a birthday party field trip! They have both adult and junior courses which run about 45 mins.
What an ingenious idea! Carter Kostler is a 17-year-old 11th grader who designed these fruit infused bottles for kids. Bottles are BPA-free and will help to steer your kids away from sugary drinks and inspire them to drink more water. I just ordered a couple of the 12-ounce bottles for the girls for back to school.
With our busiest season looming right around the corner, I welcome Labor Day and savor the pause. Grilling with my family on the back deck is as sweet as it gets for me, especially when we indulge on grilled corn with a twist of lime and queso fresco – yummy. I can’t wait to try… Read more »
Hopefully all you mothers will have some spare time to pick up a book. Here are a few suggestions from one of my favorite mommies websites – Bergen Mama.
Last weekend I was in Bay Head and came across a delightful new boutique. Del Mar East is owned by Wendy Dinneen, a fabulous mother of three boys who is also a clothes designer. The boutique exudes an island vibe that celebrates life and style by the sea. An enthusiastic blend of fresh clothing… Read more »
How cool is this? A couple of weeks ago we went on a Girl Scout camping adventure with the girls in Pennsylvania and I wanted to share. We booked a white water rafting trip with Whitewater Challengers. If you are involved with a Girl Scout troop, it is worth looking into. They offer a complete package… Read more »
We are often asked if we shoot Bar/Bat Mitzvah’s and, up until now, I have had to deny such requests. I am now happy to announce we are offering Bar & Bat Mitzvah packages with the Hartshorn Portraiture level of personal service – our unique visual style, passion for quality and attention to detail. Mac… Read more »