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As the new year rolls in, students, families and schools may be looking for opportunities to volunteer in the community. Below is a list of organizations across Staten Island that may have volunteer opportunities. Volunteering is a great way to…Pageants & Parenting
Pageantry is a relatively new part of my life. I did not grow up competing in pageants – I didn’t compete in my first pageant until I was 31 years old. Pageants were something I had always wanted to try…A Parent’s Guide to Sleepovers
My son’s first sleepover was at the home of a nurse. “He’ll be safer with her than he would be with me!” I reasoned. His sister was upset that he got to go. She considered it unfair that she was…A Candy Cane Christmas: Peppermint Recipes
There’s nothing more festive in December than everyone’s favorite tasty red and white striped candy. These recipes spin the minty flavors of peppermint into refreshing after-dinner treats that your holiday guests will adore. White Hot Chocolate 3 cups Half &…December Holiday Traditions on Staten Island
Whether Staten Island parents accent their Christmas trees with an angel and attend midnight mass to celebrate Jesus’ birth; remember the miracle of Hanukkah and light nine candles on a Menorah; or participate in the week-long Kwanzaa feast, a gift-giving…