Kids

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The 5 Best Apple Picking Orchards & Farms In The Tri-State

When the weather starts to cool, there is no better weekend activity than apple picking. Here are the 4 best Orchards in the Tri-State area.

CBS New York–09/22/2014

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5 Fun Things To Do Before School Starts In NYC

Share quality time as a family before the hustle and bustle of studying and school activities begins. Check out these perfect places for end-of-summer outings.

08/27/2014

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5 Best Stores For Back To School Shopping

Make sure the tyke in your life is well-prepared this fall by stocking up on essentials, from desks to clothes to notebooks and sweaters at the stores listed below, our five favorites for back-to-school shopping in New York City.

08/18/2014

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NYC Back To School Guide

As parents count down to the first day of classes, they’re also counting down to some serious shopping. Check out our guide to the best places for unique supplies, gadgets, outfits and more back-to-school essentials.

08/13/2014

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Guide To NYC’s Summer Streets

Summer Streets — a combination of a walking tour, bike tour and block party that celebrates New York City’s streets — promises three Saturdays of free summer fun in the month of August.

08/08/2014

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Create DIY Road Trip Survival Packs

Road trip survival packs should include everything to keep the family safe and occupied while on a road trip.

07/16/2014

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5 Spring Film Festivals in NYC

Ah, springtime in New York. The trees are budding, the snow is melting, and film festivals are popping up all over town. Here are our favorites. By Jessica Allen. The New York African Film Festival, […]

03/19/2014

Kids With Cabin Fever

Experts Suggest Cures For Kids’ Cabin Fever During Bitter Blast

CBS 2’s Carolyn Gusoff went in search of the cure for cabin fever, as parents struggle with the challenge of keeping kids busy indoors.

01/24/2014

Dennis Gonzalez

New Yorkers Bundle Up For Cold, Though Some Kids Don’t Want To

In single-digit or negative-range cold, bundling up is crucial. But as CBS 2’s Sonia Moghe reported Tuesday, some kids and even teens can often overlook that fact.

01/07/2014

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6 Great Museums For Children In NYC

These six museums are ideal for the pint-size, budding archaeologist, artist, entomologist, gymnast, pilot, explorer, or dreamer in your life.

12/24/2013

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All-Natural Foods That Kids Will Love

Get ideas about what types of foods are fun and healthy for your child so you can ensure even the pickiest eaters are getting their nutrition.

12/05/2013

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The 5 Best Holiday Shows To See In NYC This Season

The lights of the Christmas season shine brightest in the Big Apple, where decorations adorn department store windows, holiday tunes fill the air and the city’s stages come to life with Christmas productions.

12/03/2013

Treehouse Shakers

Mobile Couch: ‘Just Kidding’ Is Children’s Version Of Broadway

It is one of the most acclaimed performing arts series for families and kids in New York City — and the country. Taking place at Symphony Space, The Treehouse Shakers will perform on Nov. 9 as part of the series.

10/25/2013

10.24 Dr.Sharma

Couch Calls: Answering Your Health Questions

This week, Dr. Sharma answered questions about raising children as vegetarians, how to stay healthy in the colder weather, the risks of buying breast milk online and the effects of spanking your kids.

10/24/2013

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