Learning about other traditions around the world is an interesting lesson in history, religion, and culture, but also an important opportunity to celebrate diversity. Here are 10 December holidays to introduce to your child to provoke discussion and reflection of the winter season.
Autumn is a blissful time where trees burst with dying beauty and blaze like torches, lighting the way to winter. Gathering our families up for a fall foliage hike is a treasured tradition for us here in the East End. Create warm family memories, enjoying an active, bright, clear weekend at one of these East End hidden gems.
Mind/body wellness is a growing area of child research that seeks to improve physical health through the reduction of mental stress. Taking care of the body can have a tremendous impact on mood and overall happiness. Start developing your child’s mind/body wellness connection by trying one of these wellness activities.
Whether you live in the East End or you’re looking to get out of Manhattan for a day, the Hamptons provide a wealth of environmental treasures for families. These destinations evoke a sense of wonder, awe, and imagination in young and old alike – and autumn is the perfect season to explore!
Marcus Garvey Day is a great opportunity to teach children about Jamaica’s contributions on the world stage, including their many culinary delights. Here are five Jamaican recipes in honor of Marcus Garvey Day that you’ll love making with your children.