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4 Myths About Breast Lifts

You're not alone if saggy breasts are the one physical feature you'd really like to fix after breastfeeding. Marketing gurus know this, which is why “miracle” skin-tightening creams and exercises that promise to create...
evidence-based parenting

I Am an Evidence Based Parent

When I was pregnant, I often had people ask me, “What type of parent are you going to be?” What they really meant was, “What kind of parenting philosophy do you ascribe to?” We...
I wish I was a grandparent.

I Wish I Was A Grandparent, Even Though I’m A Toddler Mom

I know, the title's a bit confusing, let me rephrase: I Wish I Was A Grandparent Because I'm A Toddler Mom.  Before you think I'm planning some sort of toddler arranged marriage and stop reading this,...

Confidence and Success with WhizKidz Tutoring

WhizKidz Tutoring comes to your Westchester home on your schedule, for students of all ages and abilities. They provide expert tutoring in your Westchester County home to fit your family’s busy schedule. Pre-K through College...

Entering the Middle Chapters in Marriage

I won’t bore you with the details of our love story, but my husband and I met when we were 23. We were both freshly out of college, and I was in the trenches...
anxiety and motherhood

What Motherhood and Anxiety Have Taught Me

My kids have taught me a lot about myself that I didn’t previously know or acknowledge. I never before realized, for example, how much anxiety I was experiencing. The reason I never understood my...

Gamer Leaves the House

My great joy as a mother is expanding my kids’ worlds through experiences. Of course getting my son, a video game enthusiast, out of the house (or even out of his room) can be...

Holiday Fun at Cross County Shopping Center

Come to Cross County Shopping Center in Yonkers to visit Santa Claus and ice skate at our Pop-up Ice Skating Rink! After finding the perfect presents at stores like Zara, H&M, Bath & Body...
changing perspective

I’m NOT Going to be THAT Person Anymore

Life is stressful; we’re all under pressure of some sort. Sometimes I lie awake at night thinking about all of the things that need my attention: my kids, my husband, my job, my home,...

Holiday Happenings at Cross County Shopping Center

Cross County Shopping Center is making the holiday shopping season easy and festive. The center comes to life with thousands of twinkling lights, garlands, and of course Santa’s Village with a 40 foot tall...