January 21, 2015
Hidden in the Mountains of Virginia The Homestead Resort is the perfect place for a long weekend ski trip with the children. When the children tire of skiing they can try ice skating, snow tubing, riding snowmobiles or relax and enjoy some hot cocoa and s'mores at the Mountain Lodge.
January 08, 2015
Nestled high in the Swiss Alps, the city of Gstaad is truly a winter wonderland. This winter break, my children and I found ourselves snuggled in the back of horse-drawn carriages, skiing through picturesque pines and drinking the most decadent hot cocoa in this charming city. There is rarely a time when my children and I both fall in love with a location, but Gstaad has something for everyo...
December 23, 2014
One of our favorite holiday traditions has always been cuddling around a great book while sipping a mug of hot cocoa. Some of our favorite holiday reads and our favorite hot cocoa recipe are sure to put a smile on even the Grinch himself.
The Polar Express
A Wish to be a Christmas Tree
How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Night Before ChristmasRead more...
December 16, 2014
Making gingerbread houses is the perfect way to bond with the whole family during the holidays. It also gives you the chance to make use of any leftover Halloween candy. Enjoy this easy 10-step recipe and let us know how it turns out by sharing a picture.
October 27, 2014
Log on to Find Your Comfort to find the class nearest you. These classes support optimal brain and body development in babies all done through play!
October 24, 2014
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October 01, 2014
I am often asked how I handle a full time career while keeping my home life organized and my two young children focused, yet entertained . It’s true, I am a bit “orderly" by nature; but truthfully, there are a few tricks and habits passed on to me by my grandmother and that I have picked up over the years that have helped me structure my life as a successful entrepreneur and an in...
October 30, 2013
What will you be this year for Halloween? This has been one of the biggest conversation topics this week at Florence Fancy. And Halloween is quickly approaching! We love seeing all the creative costumes that the New York City kids invent. From cupcake costumes to stick figure costumes, the originality never ends. Stop by on Thursday for some Trick or Treating and Fall Shopping! Also, JUST...
February 28, 2013
A few months ago, I discovered an amazing program at Chelsea Piers for my son who is 6 years old. It is called Rock-N-Rolls and consists of 45 minutes of rock climbing and 45 minutes of gymnastics. He gets to do his two favorite activities in one 90-minute session! My son loves the colossal foam pit and racing his friends to the top of the rock-climbing wall. H...