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Family Day Trip to Dumbo

Family Day Trip to Dumbo

Its nearly the end of February and the weather doesn’t seem to be letting up at all. With snow predicted again today, we decided to brave the cold and adventure a little further out of Manhattan. We’d been told that Dumbo was a fun place […]

5 Adorable Winter Pajama Sets for Boys

5 Adorable Winter Pajama Sets for Boys

Winter is the best time for warm and comfy pajama sets. Finding pajamas are difficult because they are always so expensive and as moms, we know how quickly our children grow out of clothing. Usually when shopping in stores, pajama sets are $20-$30 depending on […]

Tadka Daal

Tadka Daal

On my recent trip back to London we stayed with my husbands family and i wanted to take advantage of the amazing Bengali food that his parents would prepare for us everyday. Im a big fan of lentils, and i especially love Daal, so i […]

10 of the best indoor play spaces for kids in Manhattan

10 of the best indoor play spaces for kids in Manhattan

Winter is in full swing here in NYC, and whilst we enjoyed watching the snow fall the first time round, the excitement has worn off and its now becoming a bit of a nuisance. Cabin fever sets in and keeping my toddler occupied becomes hard […]

Flying with a Toddler

Flying with a Toddler

When we decided to make the move to NYC, the main thing i would think (panic) about was that we would be flying with a toddler. He had only been on one short flight prior to this which was relatively painless, but this was a […]

Welcoming 2018 – Reflection and Goal Setting

Welcoming 2018 – Reflection and Goal Setting

As the end of 2017 draws to a close, i start to reflect at how quickly the year has passed and how much has changed in our lives. Little did we know at the start of the year that we would be ending it with […]

Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

I love Christmas. The anticipation of the big day always lifts my spirits. I especially love walking through Central London and wowing at the beautifully decorated windows in the huge department stores or heading down the cobbled streets of Covent Garden and Carnaby Street where […]

I’m an English Mum in New York…. Making New Friends

I’m an English Mum in New York…. Making New Friends

Making new friends at any age can be a little scary, but having to do it from scratch, well thats a different story altogether. I think its fair to say that most of us have a handful of friends we consider family, people we can […]

Lebanese Green Beans with Tomatoes

Lebanese Green Beans with Tomatoes

Since moving to NYC I have been on a bit of a journey with food. Its no secret that a lot of the meat in the US contains hormones and antibiotics and in the first few weeks of being here my body didn’t take to […]