Top Tweets of the Week: Oct. 13-19

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Tweets may be limited to 140 characters, but a picture is worth 1,000 words. Some savvy parents have discovered that pictures can have as much power as a tweet, especially when the goal is to make everyone go, “Awww!” Up ahead: some very awww-worthy photos, plus a few tweets sans-picture that still manage to be adorable, even within 140 characters. Victory!! Or at least... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week: Oct. 6-12

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Motherhood changes many things about life. Whether it’s your feelings about Halloween, your morning commute, or your body, change is inevitable. The tweets below can attest to that—and to how much you love your children! Our train rides to school are just this much fun! #toddlers #nyctoddlers #ilovemyson #boysrule… — Angie E. Morris (@TheMBAMoms)... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week: Sept. 29-Oct. 5

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The passage of time is a funny thing. One day you’re watching a sunset at the beach, the next thing you know you’re looking at the changing leaves on an apple picking expedition. Your child, who last fall could barely sit up on her own, is now running around the orchard like she owns the place. Summer becomes fall; infants become toddlers. Enjoy time as it passes.... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week: Sept. 22-28

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Tomorrow begins the month of the pumpkin (what I call October), but the country has already been swept up in a pumpkin spice frenzy. Also popular, as apparent by the top tweets of the past week, are songs about socks. Is this a talent every parent automatically acquires? Whether innate or learned, I find your composing abilities impressive, New York. there was a baby boom in #nyc... Read More

Stuff We Like: Growing Up!

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Time flies when your kids are growing up; it happens before you know it. To help enjoy the transitions that come, discover these products that are perfect for growing children—and remind you to keep track of that growth along the way!   Tall Tales Your child’s height is one of the only milestones that can be concretely measured—marks on the wall physical reminders of... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week: Sept. 15-21

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It is officially fall! Sweaters are being unearthed from the back of closets and soon the leaves will be changing. We love every season for various reasons here at NYMetroParents, and for us autumn brings pumpkin picking (AKA apple cider doughnut season, as @LetMeStart points out), Halloween antics, and fun fall activities throughout the region. Next week we’ll look at... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week Sept. 8-14

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I celebrated my one year anniversary of moving to New York on Sept. 14. A lot can happen in a year. Heck, a lot can happen in a week—hugs from sons, kisses from dads, slightly unorthodox games of hide-and-seek. And if you happen to need a hand, I heard of two Captain Americas who can’t wait to save the world! Just got the best hug from my 11 yr old boy. Is there anything... Read More

Top Tweets of the Week: Sept. 1-7

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It finally happened—your children went back to school. But first, you had fun on Labor Day with water fights, amusement rides, and cake eating. Summer vacation is over, but there’s plenty to look forward to. Or as one mother reminds us, there’s plenty to enjoy in this moment, right now. Was this kind of day #endofsummer @ETHANHALLZOHN @haydenhallzohn —... Read More