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How to Cope with Little or No Bedroom Storage

How to Cope with Little or No Bedroom Storage

Monday March 26, 2018

If your bedroom storage situation is such that you laugh-cry every time a person on "House Hunters" (or any given home show) sashays through a walk-in closet and then pouts, "This just isn't enough closet space," then grab a cup (okay, more like a big pot) of tea and settle in. I've rounded up 13 of our best articles filled with DIY ideas, pro tips, lovely photographs, and smart solutions for those of us who can't get even shimmy—never mind sashay—in our own bedroom closets. Continue reading...

10 Frame Art Ideas

10 Frame Art Ideas

Tuesday February 20, 2018

Creating gallery walls or clustering posters together always packs a punch, but what if you're tired of doing the same-old, same-old? Lucky for you, there are so many fun and unexpected things that you can frame that fall outside of vacation pictures and colorful prints. From vintage stamps to your grandmother's secret apple pie recipe, read ahead to see what you can stick behind a frame. Continue reading...

New York Botanical Garden

New York Botanical Garden

Friday December 8, 2017

The New York Botanical Garden is revered as one of Gotham’s greatest cultural institutions, and for a good reason: Where else can you find 250 spectacularly green acres filled with over one million tropical, temperate and desert flora within a mere walking distance of a major metropolitan subway stop? Continue reading...

Art and Culture - Taikoza

Art and Culture - Taikoza

Thursday July 20, 2017

Taikoza was formed in New York City by members of Ondekoza (the group that started the renaissance of taiko in Japan in Japan in the '60s and introduced Taiko worldwide) Continue reading...

Dale Chihuly - at New York Botanical Garden

Dale Chihuly - at New York Botanical Garden

Tuesday July 18, 2017

Check out the beautiful colorful art exhibition of artist Dale Chihuly at this larger than life exhibition. With over 20 large pieces will take over the Botanical Garden. Continue reading...

Winter Recess - Kids Week with NYC Park

Winter Recess - Kids Week with NYC Park

Tuesday February 21, 2017

Need activities for the kids to do during winter recess? Check out NYC Parks and Recreation for plenty of events happening this week. Kids will be able to experience hands-on Animal tracking, Bird watching, and Nature exploration all throughout the city. Continue reading...

Get Ready For Super Bowl 51 at The Bronx Brewery

Get Ready For Super Bowl 51 at The Bronx Brewery

Friday February 3, 2017

Need a place to watch the game this super bowl Sunday? Come out to The Bronx Brewery! Continue reading...

Learn to Play Flag Football

Learn to Play Flag Football

Monday October 3, 2016

Kids ages eight to seventeen are welcome to learn to play flag football in a supervised Teen Fitness program. Continue reading...

Free Summer Games For Kids On The Hudson

Free Summer Games For Kids On The Hudson

Wednesday August 24, 2016

School season is just around the corner, but there is still time to enjoy free summer games for children on the Hudson. NYC Parks is calling all children 12 and under to join Summer on the Hudson in West Harlem Piers Park today from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Continue reading...

Join a Pokemon hunt at St. Mary's Park in the Bronx Today

Join a Pokemon hunt at St. Mary's Park in the Bronx Today

Monday August 22, 2016

Summer is not over just yet. It's a beautiful day outside and if you live in the Bronx area, there is still time to join a Pokémon wild hunt organized by NYC Parks and Recreation. Continue reading...

Best Free Events in NYC this Weekend

Best Free Events in NYC this Weekend

Thursday July 28, 2016

Living on a budget in New York City? Don't sweat it, NYC has plenty of free activities and events you can attend without spending a dime. Check out some of the best free things to do this weekend near your neighborhood. Continue reading...

 
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