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How to Talk to Kids About Gun Violence in Schools

November 20, 2019 | Comments Off on How to Talk to Kids About Gun Violence in Schools

  In many school districts across the country, preparations are being made for the potential of a  school shooting. Combined with coverage of gun violence on the media, kids are becoming aware of what school shootings are—and it’s important to talk about their fears so you can make them feel safe, say experts. We spoke to psychotherapist Nancy Kislin, author of the new book, Lockdown: Talking To Your Kids About School Violence, about ways to address this important issue. Know What They’re Exposed ToParents should know what is happening...

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Want a “Great School” for Your Kids? Start with These 5 Questions.

November 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Want a “Great School” for Your Kids? Start with These 5 Questions.

Every family is different, but they all seem to align on one thing: the priority to have “great schools” for their kids. The challenge? Each family defines “great schools” differently. Suburban Jungle works closely with each client to find the community with the best fit. To determine the right types of schools for your family, Suburban Jungle suggests asking yourself FIVE key questions.

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Enter for a Chance to Win Tickets to – Westchester’s Winter Wonderland!!

November 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Enter for a Chance to Win Tickets to – Westchester’s Winter Wonderland!!

We invite YOU to enjoy Westchester’s Winter Wonderland – ON US  Enter our giveaway for a chance to win one of these great prizes:  Premium tickets (VIP access) to be our guest at the tree lighting ceremony on Friday, November 29th (6:00 PM) – (a total of ten family 4-packs drawn daily starting Monday, November 18th)  Tickets to use anytime during Winter Wonderland (occurring 11/29 – 12/23/2019) – (total of five 4-packs – drawn daily starting Monday, December 2nd)  *Residency restrictions apply (ONLY open to residents of Westchester &...

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Safe Holiday Transportation for You and Your Family

November 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Safe Holiday Transportation for You and Your Family

The holiday season is a time to enjoy the company of loved ones, making memories and carrying out family traditions. In the next few months, you may find yourself traveling by car, train, or plane to holiday dinners, parties, reunions, and more. And while seeing family and friends is an exciting part of the holidays, the travel itself can be quite stressful – especially if you have young children. Luckily, Rudy’s is here to help you get to your destination safely and take the stress out of holiday travel.  Why Choose Private Car Services? At...

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Speak Up!

November 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Speak Up!

Voting Proposal to Ban the Sale of ALL Flavored Vape/Tobacco Products in Westchester – Monday November 18th!

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Vaping: The Latest News For Parents

November 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Vaping: The Latest News For Parents

This story was provided by Yale Medicine.  During a recent media briefing, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advised people to avoid e-cigarettes while federal and state officials investigate a nationwide outbreak of severe respiratory illnesses associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products. “Of course, e-cigarette use is never safe for youth, young adults, or pregnant women,” said CDC’s Dana Meaney-Delman, MD, who is managing the agency’s response to the outbreak. Federal and state officials have reported...

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Rye & Rye Brook Moms 2019 “Go To” Tutor Guide

November 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Rye & Rye Brook Moms 2019 “Go To” Tutor Guide

Choose from the very best!

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Youth Sports & Hydration with ONS Sports Medicine

November 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Youth Sports & Hydration with ONS Sports Medicine

Did you know that the majority of young athletes are already dehydrated when they show up for practice or a game? ONS Sports Medicine Specialist, Dr. Marc Kowalsky explains what signs to look for and what guidelines to follow.

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Household Recycling Day – November 9th

November 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Household Recycling Day – November 9th

  Dear Friends and Neighbors, Westchester County’s Department of Environmental Facilities will be conducting a Household Recycling Day (HRD) on Saturday, November 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rye Playland, Playland Parkway, Rye. In addition to properly labelled household chemicals and other special wastes found in a typical household, residents can bring documents for shredding and expired or unwanted medications for disposal. Generally, the following items are accepted for safe disposal or recycling: Properly labelled household chemicals,...

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The Mom Behind Smitten Films

November 5, 2019 | Comments Off on The Mom Behind Smitten Films

Lisa Ridd is the talented mom who launched the business that helps families preserve memories through video!

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