It can be hard to find a nurturing (and fun!) summer camp for preschoolers. But when our kids were extra little, we sent them to the Inchworm summer program at the Scarsdale Congregational Church Nursery School, and we loved it. They loved it, too, having so much fun they begged to stay an extra week. Inchworm is a four-day per week, morning-only program open to children who will be entering a Three's, Four's , or Kindergarten class for the 2019/2020 school year. Each day at Inchworm includes indoor play, arts and … [Read more...] about Sponsored Post: Inchworm Summer Program for Preschoolers
Editor’s note: We love to hear from our readers about their experiences in and around Westchester! Here’s a submission we received from one Westchester dad that’s got us dusting off our bikes for the spring. Enjoy! By Brian Geary During the dark, cold days of winter the hope we hold for spring can seem eternal. But it's hope that keeps us going. To that end, there is nothing like the hope of a family bike ride on a warm spring day. An outing on the Old Croton Aqueduct (OCA) checks so many boxes for families … [Read more...] about Springtime Biking on the Old Croton Aqueduct
With it's cute yellow awning and retro oven on display, you can't help but feel warm & fuzzy upon entering the new Snackery Bakeshop in Larchmont. And that's before you even get to the counter filled with delicious treats that will take you right back to your childhood. Owner, Sara Leand, a former LA TV studio executive opened the Snackery Bakeshop a few weeks ago to bring her "American iconic classics with a twist" home to Larchmont. The Bakeshop specializes in baked confections, retro treats and signature … [Read more...] about Nostalgic Treats Delight at the Snackery Bakeshop in Larchmont
Jackie B's opened in Scarsdale less than 2 weeks ago and their kitchen stayed open until 1am on their first Saturday. "This is a fun place. Nothing fancy, a good spot to stop in for a burger and a drink," says owner Scott Weishaus, pictured above. Weishaus has run Giannoni's Deli on Garth Road in Scarsdale for 25 years. Always busy, his simple yet delicious breakfast and lunch sandwiches are popular among locals. Jackie B's is located 2 doors down from the deli and fills the corner bar niche that the town has been … [Read more...] about Jackie B’s Opens in Scarsdale
Meet Black Panther, along with Spider-Man, Iron Man and Captain America, on Saturday, March 9, at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The officially licensed Marvel® Comics superheroes will pose with guests for photos so bring a camera! The aquarium will be open from 10am-5pm on 3/9 and you can have your photo taken at no charge (normal aquarium admission aside). If you haven't been to the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, it's always been one of our family's faves. The kids especially love the shark & ray touch … [Read more...] about The Marvel Comics Superheroes are coming to the Norwalk Aquarium!
A local mom has been making waves in our community with her new baking business. Lillian Murtha, who recently opened an online bakeshop, Once Upon a Lil Cupcake, is making delicious and Instagram-worthy cupcakes — but what really makes her baked goodies stand out is that she can make them free of allergens such as gluten, nuts, egg, dairy, and soy. And they still manage to be oh so yummy! “So many kids have allergies now, my own kids included,” she says. “It’s not easy buying something from the store because you … [Read more...] about Yummy, Gluten-Free Cupcakes? Yes, Please!