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9 Activities to Keep Cool from the Summer Heat

9 Activities to Keep Cool from the Summer Heat Jersey City is no stranger to green spaces, and with many new projects coming up in the area, we have plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in our city. In recent years, the city has undergone

10 Best Picnic Spots in Jersey City

10 Best Picnic Spots in Jersey City   Get your basket and blanket ready! Summer is here, and picnics are on the very top of our minds. We are lucky to live in a city that offers so many lovely spots making it easy for

20 Shops & DIY Gifts for Jersey City Teachers

20 Shops & DIY Gifts for Jersey City Teachers   While most parents this year had to work from home with their kids still in the house, teachers had the daunting task of making the school year effective and engaging for students. To many, our

Summer Camps for Jersey City Kids 2021

Summer Camps for Jersey City Kids 2021   Summer is right around the corner, I know it’s hard to believe, but if you have kids and are looking to have them enrolled in summer camps for 2021, deadlines are fast approaching. Many kids have spent

Thanksgiving Catering & Dine In Specials

Thanksgiving Catering & Dine In Specials in Jersey City   Your holiday plans are likely looking different this year. Perhaps you’re staying home instead of traveling, or your extended family won’t be stopping by to stuff themselves. Whatever the case may be, feeding a smaller

Best Halloween Safety Tips for Jersey City Families

Best Halloween Safety Tips for Jersey City Families   Halloween safety has long been a concern for families with young kids. However, in 2020 Halloween safety reaches beyond not running into the middle of dark streets or making sure Mom checks your candy. Coronavirus has

10 Must-Do Fall Activities in New Jersey

10 Must-Do Fall Activities in New Jersey Summer is gone and it’s time to fall in love with Autumn (see what I did there). Whether you’re looking for day trips to do with the family, hangouts with friends, ideas for date night or just some

Family Friendly Excursions for Jersey City Families

Family Friendly Excursions for Jersey City Families Have you been eager to fill up your camera roll with family day trips now that things are slowly opening back up to the public? Summer might be over but sunny days are still around and Fall is

Tips for a Stress-Free Back-to-School Experience

Tips for a Stress-Free Back-to-School Experience   It’s back-to-school time for Jersey City students. While last year students were prepping their backpacks and picking out outfits, this year, it’s less about the first-day fit and more about figuring out the best way to make virtual

What is Black Breastfeeding Week and Why It’s So Important

What is Black Breastfeeding Week and Why It’s So Important   I could have died 3 times, I am a Black woman and gave birth in New Jersey 3 times. Black, non-Hispanic women are up to 6 times more likely to die due to complications