Children’s activities

Kids Cooking Class at Nonna Beppa Soho – Single Mum, Parents Article

“I wish we could get one of those things for our house!” This was Aiden, referring to a pasta maker. The crew and I attended a Kids Cooking Class this past weekend at Nonna Beppa, an authentic Italian restaurant in Soho, and let me tell you, the restaurant is the truth! Not only are the majority of ingredients at Nonna Beppa imported straight from Italy (think cured meats and many cheeses), but the Kids Cooking Class is a Pasta-Making Class.…

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Kids Pizza Making Class at Rossopomodoro – Single Mum, Parents Article

“Okay… so let’s talk about what we liked and what we would change about the class.” This was Aiden, as we walked down 14th Street after our hour-long pizza-making — and pizza eating! — class at Rossopomodoro this past weekend. The boys and I were invited to a Kids Pizza Making Class at Rossopomodoro, a rustic-chic Italian restaurant in the West Village. Upon our arrival, the kids were greeting with an apron, a chef hat, and a rolling pin to gear…

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Air Play at The New Victory Theater – Single Mum, Parents Article

photo courtesy of The New Victory Theater If balloons and bubbles are your kids’ things, then Air Play might be too. Last weekend, Aiden and I spent 60-minutes giggling and laughing as we checked out the show at The New Victory Theater. We haven’t been to the super cool children’s theater in a few months and we were totally surprised when we saw that the theater got a little nip/tuck. Not only are the renovations on the upper level sleek,…

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Spring Breaking in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale – Single Mum, Parents Article

I’m not a Winter person. In fact, I hate the cold weather with a passion. I tolerate in during the holidays, but I’m literally ready for warmer temps as soon as it hits January 2nd. Which makes Winter really, really brutal for me.Also, seasonal depression is a real thing. A couple weeks ago, I was so over Winter that I booked a fairly last-minute trip to Florida for the boys and me. I just needed a few days of sunshine…

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Celebrating Two Years of August – Single Mum, Parents Article

Bubbles Galore! I’ve been Mommy Delicious times two… for two years, y’all!Last weekend, we celebrated August’s 2nd birthday with his favorite character in the world — Mickey Mouse! I’ve been all in my feels these past two weeks because I can’t believe that I’ve kept the boys alive and safe and well and… happy! It’s hard going from one to two kids because, like, they both have needs.All the time.At the same time.And it’s my job to show up and…

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Hey Duggee! A (Not) Adoption Story – Foster Parents Article

“MOM! An elephant adopted an alligator! You have to see!” I am amused, walking toward the living room. Then I am amazed. There on the screen is an elephant in a car with an alligator. We are watching NickJr’s new animated show Hey Duggee! The show is about a big dog named Duggee, a troop leader for the Squirrel Club. The Squirrel Club Members are Tag, a rhino, Norrie, a mouse, Roly, a hippo, Betty an octopus, and Happy the…

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