Browsing Category

Travel

Travel

Family Fun Around Brooklyn

We all know the weather in New York City can get pretty bad during the winter months and pretty hot during the summer months. While this winter hasn’t been as bad as many others, it is still winter none the less. What’s a kid to do when it is too cold to play outdoors? Staying home is always an option but if you need to get out, there are plenty of indoor playground options around New York City for families…

Continue Reading

Travel

Favorite Car Features

Do you have a favorite car feature? Prior to having kids, my favorite in-car feature was the panoramic sunroof on my first car. I loved all the sunlight it let in and that it opened up to let in the sights and sounds of the city in such a vivid way. But now that I’m a mom, the in-car features I love about a car have changed. It’s all about making life easier and with the newer cars on the…

Continue Reading

Travel

Reasons to Keep Your Car Clean

I must confess I’ve never washed my car. Now before you think I’m crazy, the husband enjoys the art of going to the car wash and he loves detailing our car himself so nope I’ve never washed the car. But what do you know about the importance of washing your car? It is a pretty important task when it comes to general car care and potentially avoiding future issues. Here are some reasons why washing your car is important.   …

Continue Reading

Travel

Local Road Trips

Ever jump in your car to head out for a trip and realize you forgot a few things? Happens to the best of us. To make life easy, there are a few things I keep in the car all the time. Yes, this means buying more than one of something depending on what it is, but it makes taking off a trip a little less stressful. Have kids? You will definitely want to do this too. You may not forget…

Continue Reading

Travel

Local Road Trips for Spring & Summer

A day trip to a local theme park should definitely be on your family fun list this spring and summer. A quick day trip is a great way to get away from the everyday life. You can go to a park that specializes in thrill rides or one that includes more of a learning component. All of these trips are great for a day out or can be extended for an overnight or weekend stay because there is a lot…

Continue Reading

Travel

How to Parallel Park a Car

Do you know how to parallel park a car? If not, it is definitely a good skill to learn especially if you live or plan to visit a big city. Parallel parking is a standard requirement for passing your driving test in most areas. While some areas don’t require it, you can’t go wrong by mastering it. Even in a more suburban area, you never know when the closest parking spot might require that you know how to parallel park.…

Continue Reading