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A Mom’s Guide to Westchester County :: November 2017

Welcome to Westchester County Moms Blog’s monthly round up of family friendly activities! The leaves are turning, the weather is changing, and our favorite holidays are around the corner. That means November is loaded with great festivals, shows, tree lightings and more. Scroll through, and be sure to catch our “Over the River” recommendation. This […]

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Bad Moms 2 Pre-Screening Event {Recap}

We are passionate about bringing (bad) moms together and love that our very first mom’s night out event was a success. Thanks to all of the amazing moms that attended and to all of our generous swag and giveaway sponsors. What :: A Bad Moms Christmas Pre-Screening Event When :: Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 Who :: 75 […]

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Give It A Year

This past week I celebrated the first anniversary of my becoming a resident of Northern Westchester. So much has changed since that late-October day that my husband, our dog, and my eight-months-pregnant-self moved into our house. Sirens vs. Snakes Accustomed to the more crowded, noisy environs of New York City, I found the quiet unsettling. […]

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Back To School

Transition Tips From a Teacher For teachers, parents and students alike those three words, back to school, can either be exciting or anxiety producing.  There’s so much to do to get ready and such pressure to make the beginning of the year go smoothly.  The following tips are meant to help ease the transition from […]

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Spotlight on Westchester: Peekskill

One of the new up and coming areas of Westchester is Peekskill, located right on the Hudson. In northern Westchester, Peekskill, a friendly city, has a small town feel, with big city amenities. With all of the new changes being made daily, Peekskill certainly has a ton of family friendly activities to enjoy.  What to […]

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Still summer

Hold Up! Not All Parents are Ready for School to Start

By the time August rolls around, most parents seem to be willing the days away and begging for school to begin.   The gist of the pictures and comments on social media parents basically read – “When are the kids returning to school?! Ahh!”  Maybe you’ve seen this recent article and picture?! Admittedly this picture made me snort laugh, however […]

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Westchester Spotlight on New Rochelle_A Town by Town Guide to the Best in the County

Spotlight on Westchester: New Rochelle

Longing for the big city feel without leaving Westchester?  New Rochelle may be the place for you.  It is the seventh largest city in New York state, which means lots of opportunities for fun!  Here are a couple of great places to visit while you are there. What To Do Family Fun:  I’d be remiss […]

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