2014 Holiday Gift Guide Preview & Announcement

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It’s time for MamaNYC’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide! Things have been unusually hectic and quite busy over the last few months. I relocated my family from NYC to Los Angeles and we are finally starting to feel settled into our new home! My son has begun kindergarten, I am busy decorating and furnishing our new […]

Sweetworks Halloween Candy & Chocolate Sixlets, Pearls & More!

SweetWorks Candy Chocolate Review

Disclosure: This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Sweetworks. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. It’s the most wonderful time of the year — Halloween, of course! As our little one’s decide on what their costumes will be this year, mom and dad need to seriously think […]

Fall Mason Jar Craft: DIY Mirrored Glass Autumn Jar Candle

Fall Mirrored Glass Mason Jars Candle Craft Autumn

Now that things are simmering down here after our cross-country move in late-July from NYC to Los Angeles, I am finally finding myself fairly able to do the things that I love to do once again. One thing in particular that I haven’t been able to do in a very long time – crafts! I decided to introduce […]

Holiday eBay Guides with MamaNYC: Halloween & Thanksgiving

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I have been meaning to share this news with all of you, but suddenly the days fly by and somehow I am ripped away from my laptop and unable to work (geez, wonder why?!). In any case, I have been publishing some great content over on eBay for the upcoming holiday season! Over a 3-week span, […]

How To Make Your Carved Pumpkin Last Longer

How To Preserve Carved Pumpkin Rotting

So, you went out today to run a few errands and somehow wound up with a pumpkin in the back seat of your car. It feels like we just wrapped up with summer and BBQ season, but the stores all tossed those pumpkins to the curb and the kids begged you to buy and carve a pumpkin (already?!). […]

Memorial Day History: Facts & Trivia For Your MDW Barbecue!

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Happy Memorial Day weekend! As we all celebrate the start of summer, I hope you will take a chance to read some pretty interesting Memorial Day facts. Personally, I cannot wait for our vacation to begin on Friday morning! However, I always try to remind my kids about the reason for the holiday. We have […]

Our Memorial Day Weekend w/ Duane Reade Summer Kickoff

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. #CollectiveBias I don’t know about you and your family, but Memorial Day weekend has always been a celebration and kickoff for summer. It’s a time to […]

11 Free Mother’s Day Gifts That Will Mean the World to Mom

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Let’s face it – holidays and gift giving are a total buzz kill for our budgets. Everyone is strapped for cash nowadays and worried about how they will pay next months mortgage, so the idea of lavish gifts seems to have been left in the 90’s. We don’t have a large budget, but we still […]