Posted on February 18, 2011 by nicperrino
With the weather getting nicer and the kids off from school next week, its an awesome chance to get out and do something! For an awesome indoor idea, you should definitely check out Tropical Treats: Chocolate, Vanilla, and Spice” Activities from February 19 – 27 at the New York Botanical Garden. The NYBG has thought about those of you with children who are off from school and has offered an awesome 50% off the All Garden Pass. So if the nice weather continues, you can venture outdoors in the garden as well!
Wait there’s more! Two lucky BronxMama families will win a free family 4-pack that can be used next Wednesday the 23rd through Sunday the 27th. TO WIN: Become a fan of the NYBG on Facebook OR answer the following questions in an email to email@example.com THEN let us know which one you did in the comments below!
- What flower does vanilla come from?
- What part of the cinnamon tree does the spice come from?
Entry Deadline: Monday February 21st at NOON.
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Posted on January 23, 2011 by nicperrino
Congrats to Karin for winning the Disaster Preparedness Starter Kit from the Office of Emergency Management!
OEM would like to encourage New Yorkers to Resolve to be Ready this year, and prepare themsleves for an emergency by taking three steps: Make a Plan, Get a Kit, Be Informed. On OEM’s Facebook page you can find more information and even take the first step in making a plan by selecting and sharing your own meeting place using the Get Ready NYC: My Meeting Place Facebook application.
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Posted on January 15, 2011 by nicperrino
With two snow storms behind us, who knows what is to come. But after we witnessed how crippled NYC was after not being prepared for the first one, I’m sure we are all concerned with making sure we’re ready for whatever winter brings throws at us next.
Luckily, the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has created a cool Disaster Preparedness Starter Kit and has a kit to giveaway to one lucky BronxMama reader! Continue reading
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