Posts Categorized: Great Ideas

World Maker Faire in Queens

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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 »

Treetop Adventure

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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.

Water That Your Kids Will Love

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  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.