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Independence Day Events & Fireworks in the Hudson Valley

July 4th Fireworks Hudson Valley 2016

For 2017 celebrations, check our current calendar of Independence Day events! July 4th is just around the corner! We’ve compiled a list of where and when you can celebrate the holiday with your family this year. Follow links for more details. Note: * denotes events with fireworks displays. Know of an event we missed? Send… Read more »

Jeni Howe’s Birth & Post-Partum Doula Care

Jeni Howe's Doula Care

Two days after delivering my second daughter, I sat in my living room on the verge of tears. All my sweet baby wanted to do was nurse 24/7 – which of course was completely normal – but I couldn’t help feeling overwhelmed, touched out and deeply emotional. In walks my unsuspecting friend. She was stopping… Read more »

Top New Jersey Beaches for Families

New Jersey Beaches for Families

Despite the impression you might have from watching the reality show, the real life Jersey Shore has a lot to offer families of all ages. Most importantly, New Jersey has a great selection of beautiful ocean beaches within a few hours of the Hudson Valley. So whether you’re taking a day trip to get some… Read more »

Explore Hudson Valley Farms with Stick to Local Farms Sticker Adventure

Stick to Local Farms Sticker Adventure

While out and about with my kids this week (more precisely – enjoying some crazy delicious garlic knots at Slices of Saugerties), my daughter noticed a brochure for the Stick to Local Farms “Sticker Adventure” so we checked it out. I was instantly hooked. If you haven’t heard of this project yet, here’s the rundown:… Read more »

Local Finds Friday {May 13th}

Each Friday we offer up some Hudson Valley finds to help you stay in touch with all the goodness our region has to offer. On our lists you’ll find locally made items, products found at nearby small businesses, books by locally based authors and more. *Some of the links in this post may be affiliate… Read more »

Local Finds Friday: Hope & Bead Designs

Hope & Bead Designs

Each Friday we offer up some Hudson Valley finds to help you stay in touch with all the goodness our region has to offer. When we came across Hope & Bead Designs, we knew we found something special. The beautifully handcrafted jewelry with some genius designs (a magnetic, adaptable bracelet/necklace/choker – yes, please!) is irresistible… Read more »