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Thinking Into The Box

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family, News Our Town, News West Side Spirit, Our Town, West Side Spirit

boon-bag By Jessica Roblin From toys under the couch cushions to booby traps of clothes and gadgets upon entering kids’ rooms, clutter can easily take over a family’s home. There’s no reason to let that continue if you follow a few organization tips. Four local NYC personal organizers shared their ideas with us on maintaining a [&hellip
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Beyond Cats & Dogs

Written by New York Family on . Posted in News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, Special Sections, West Side Spirit

rat Five Quirky, Colorful and Awesome Pets for City Kids By Allison Wimer “Can I have a pet?” For most parents, that’s a dreaded and often inevitable plea. But you don’t have to say “no” just because the frequently requested cats and dogs require lots of attention and physical space. Though the below pet alternatives may [&hellip
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Heirloom Tomato and Watermelon Salad with Basil

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Eat & Drink, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

HeirloomWatermelonSalad By Liza Huber for New York Family Magazine Before the official end of summer, savor this colorful and delicious recipe. Add in a touch of basil, and you have a wonderful salad your whole family will love! Ingredients (serves 4) 1/2 lb. of baby heirloom tomatoes (about 2 containers); washed, with larger ones cut in [&hellip
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Help Your School Win A BlackBoard Award!

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0000blackboard-300x241 Nominate your child’s NYC school or principal to win a Blackboard Award Founded by New York Family’s parent company, Manhattan Media, in 2002, The Blackboard Awards is celebrating its 10th year of helping New York City parents make informed choices about their children’s education. To read the full post at New York Family Magazine click [&hellip
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New York Family Interviews Dr. Mehmet Oz

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S05_189_R_alt-213x300 Take the demands of a world-class cardiothoracic surgeon operating at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and teaching at Columbia University Medical School. Add to that the work of hosting a Daytime Emmy award-winning television show and writing best-selling books—not to mention supporting various non-profits—and you’re looking at the daily grind of America’s most famous doc, Dr. Mehmet Oz. [&hellip
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