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If You're Visiting These NYC Attractions, Here Are the Restaurants Not to Miss

Trying to pack in all the great sights this city has to offer is an exhausting and exhilarating task that will most likely also leave you hungry. So …

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49 of the Best Places to Eat Brunch in NYC

Brunch is a Big Deal in New York City. On the weekends, restaurants in the five boroughs contain an endless sea of midday dining options, so it's not easy to tell which restaurants actually care about the food and the experience, or which ones are just serving some eggs and other brunch-y stuff to …

77 Things To See And Do In New York City

To help weed through the the tourist traps and last-season spots, we've compiled a guide of the essential things to do, see, eat, and buy while you're visiting the Big Apple.<p>New York City may not actually be that large in scale, but with thousands of stores, restaurants, museums and attractions …

24 NYC Foods That Just Taste Better In Fall

Your fall food bucket list.

5 Books to Help You Raise Happy, Thoughtful Tweens and Teens

“Kids don’t come with an instruction manual” is an old adage I heard a lot when I first became a mom. But based on the vast number of parenting books …

The Absolute Best Dim Sum in New York

<i>The time has come to discuss dim sum, the grand Cantonese cuisine of small snacks that’s become a weekend pastime in New York’s Chinatowns. The ideal</i> …

35 hidden bars in New York City

Today, drinking is legal, but New Yorkers still love these speakeasies for their vintage decor, secret entrances, and cocktails made with classic ingredients.<p>From Dutch Kills in Long Island City to Attaboy on the Lower East Side, here are 35 hidden bars in New York City.<p><i>An earlier version of this</i> …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

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DIY Cardboard Pirate Ship - craft tutorial

Inspired by a recent trip to the cinema to see the latest Tinkerbell & The Pirate Fairy story I decided to make another pirate ship – a ship that was …

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3 Bedtime Picture Books That Won't Put Parents To Sleep

At the end of a long day, there's a phrase that parents of small children can come to dread hearing: "Read me a story!"<p>Though bedtime reading can be fun, reading the same book over and over and over again can be excruciating for parents.<p>Margaret Willison, a librarian who specializes in young …

How to Make Bouncing Bubbles That Won’t Pop for Sensory Play - DIY & Crafts

Do your kids love sensory play activities as much as mine? Sensory play is a great way to keep children amused, and it also plays an important role …

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