Is Your Sound Machine Good or Bad for Your Baby? Sound machines have become a baby registry staple over the years because, well, when babies sleep, parents sleep. It seems that long before we learn about sleep routines and regressions, we parents have been taught that a good night’s sleep is crucial for the whole […]
Category: New York
Mommybites has a ton of great content just for moms in NY, including parenting tips for New York Parents, a nanny board where you can refer or hire parent-recommended nannies, a babysitter board and more!
PUMP Act: Understanding this New Law
PUMP Act: Understanding this New Law (and what it means for breast pumping mothers while working) Some of us mothers face multiple menaces in the workplace, but one major one is when you return to work after maternity leave and your company has not devoted adequate support and space to pump breast milk. And many…
Baby Formula Shortage: Updates and Communities Stepping Up to Help
The baby formula shortage is unfortunately still going strong and we want to do everything we can to keep you updated and in the know every step of the way.
Family-Friendly Buildings in NYC: The Solaire makes city life easier for families
There are many benefits of raising a kid in New York City—but it isn’t easy. Living in a family-friendly building, however, can help. In fact, an apartment building with family-friendly amenities can make life with kids even easier than the suburbs. Parents can relax and have fun without the need for too much babysitting. With […]
Holiday Train Show and GLOW Light Show at the NYBG
The Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) is back, celebrating its 30th year. And the expanded GLOW Light Show, also at the NYBG, is a newer holiday feature that visitors can enjoy on select nights. Learn more about these holiday traditions for New York residents and visitors of all ages, and […]
How Much to Pay Your Weekend Babysitter
Whether it’s a preordained plan or a sudden emergency, babysitters are lifesavers when you need a helping hand. However, setting a fair price for your sitter can be a challenge. You must first consider several factors — after all, you want to attract the best help at a reasonable price. Here are questions to ask […]
Shimmering Solstice Light Show at Old Westbury Gardens
Bundle up the little ones! Old Westbury Gardens on Long Island is welcoming visitors of all ages to enjoy its first-of-its kind holiday light show. Shimmering Solstice opens November 20 and runs through January 9. Tickets are on sale now. The light show is presented by Catholic Health.
These Are the 5 Best Acting Classes for Kids in NYC
It is never too early to introduce our children to the world of theater and what better city in which to do it than NYC! These classes provide our little ones with incredible learning experiences that intertwine acting, storytelling, writing, and improvisation. These 5 children’s acting classes allow kids to explore their imagination, which in turn […]