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Posts Categorized: Family Time: New York

Need a place to go on a cold rainy day?

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Books of Wonder is New York City’s largest and oldest children’s bookstore for beginning readers through young adults Our girls get lost in the books and the store regularly has best selling authors stop by to read and sign books. Birdbath Cafe is within the store and offers yummy organic foods. 8W 18th Street, NY… Read more »

Peter and The Wolf at the Guggenheim

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We used to listen to this when the children were little – it’s a great way to introduce kids to classical music and we are looking forward to attending this weekend. Isaac Mizrahi will narrate Sergei Prokofiev’s charming children’s classic as George Manahan conducts the Juilliard Ensemble. A special cast directed by Mizrahi perform a… Read more »

Christmas Markets in New York City

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Today I wrote out family events taking place each weekend leading up to Christmas on our chalk board ‘wall’ in the kitchen. I think that I am enjoying Christmas more as the years go by…not less! One of our activities for this weekend is to visit the Christmas market in Union Square. It reminds me… Read more »

Happy Thanksgivukkah!

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For the first time since 1888, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah fall on the same day. Many call it Thanksgivukkah, and it’s definately something to celebrate because this cosmic alignment will not happen again for more than 70,000 years! I found some great dish ideas incorporating both the Thanksgiving and Hanukkah traditions. For the main course there… Read more »

Ice Skating Locations for the Family

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With the cold weather and holiday season hitting us at the same time ice skating comes to mind. Here are a list of places where you can ‘slice the ice’ with the kids. The Standard Ice Rink 848 Washington Street and 13th Street, New York The Rink At Rockefeller Canter Fifth Ave between 49th &… Read more »