Kids

Santa Claus waves to the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 27, 2014 in New York City. The annual tradition marks the start of the holiday season.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Kids Say The Darndest Things About Santa

Kids weigh in on the inner workings of Christmas and Santa.

12/25/2014

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The 5 Best Skiing And Snowboarding Getaways For N.Y., N.J., Conn. Families

There are several options for skiing and snowboarding trips just one hour from our doorstep. Which one is best for your family or group? These are our favorite options.

CBS New York–12/16/2014

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Gift Guides: The Best Subscription-Based Gift Ideas

Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.

12/11/2014

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Teal Pumpkin Project Highlights Food Allergy Awareness This Halloween

Teal is the color of food allergy awareness, and the grass roots initiative encourages people to provide non-food treats on Halloween.

10/27/2014

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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

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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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