When you find a way to combine your experience, interests, and passion for helping others into a new endeavor, you know you have done something right. Christine Kosakowski, a Madison mother of four, and her sister-in-law (and former Madison resident) Lisa DeFranco, have recently co-founded The Pink Pear, LLC (www.thepinkpear.org), a new online boutique that offers fun and quality products, and even
WHAT: First Night Morris 2017 marks the 25th Anniversary of First Night Morris County! About 200 performers from various disciplines – from dance to classic rock, from jazz guitar to stage magic, from world music to stand-up comedy – take part in about 80+ performances. Family-oriented activities from 4:45 to 9 p.m. WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 31, 4:45 p.m. to
Wishing you the happiest of days! May it be filled with family, love, laughter, and music.
To some, New Year’s Eve means late night ramblings, cries for more drinks all night, and the possibility of someone losing their dinner all down their new holiday outfit. When you have babies and toddlers in your household, these late night ramblings are by footy-pajama-clad tiny ones as they tip toe into your bedroom. Cries for more drinks involve
Fry up the latkes! Spin the dreidels and count up the gelt! It’s Hanukkah! This year, Hanukkah starts at sunset December 24, 2016, and ends at sunset January 1, 2017. Even if you don’t celebrate Hanukkah in your house, why not add a bit of multicultural entertainment into your family’s holiday mix with some Hanukkah fun and games!
Every year, my family asks me what I want for Christmas, and I tell them that what I really want I already have: them and their loving wonderful selves. Their presence in my life is gift enough. Actually, that’s a lie. No one ever asks me what I want because they are too busy telling
And now, from The Madison Mom choir, a special song for the holiday season. Remember, we’re all going to get through this. On the first day of Christmas my family showed to me…One bulb that blows out the whole tree On the second day of Christmas my family gave to me…Two sisters in a fight
*Affiliate links included… if you shop with my links, I receive a small commission (no extra fee for you). Thank you! Having you been trying to plan a holiday party and been struggling with something just a little different? How about celebrating with an elf theme! These fun elf themed party supplies and novelty items
At this time of year, most of us are preparing for holiday celebrations and gift-giving. Many of us are also thinking of another kind of giving — giving back. We give our time, money, and items to charities dear to our heart. Ideally, we want our children to join in to help them start thinking beyond themselves and appreciate
My kids are really too old for the Elf on the Shelf. We only got him last year, and my youngest (twins) were already 10 at the time. At first, I resisted. Then one of them sent a sealed note to santa: Game, set and match, kid! We got an Elf on the