June 2010 Issue

Cover credit: Tutie Cutie Boutique

Letter from the Editor

Present Perfect
Gift suggestions for baby showers and first birthdays.

Birthday Directory
Party places and entertainers for celebrations big and small.


Sun Safety
Pointers to protect your family’s skin this summer.

The Ultimate Dad Checklist
Ten things to embrace fatherhood like an expert.

Divorce With Dignity
How to collaborate rather than litigate.

A Marathon, Not a Sprint
Teaching patience in school and out.

My Child Has Special Needs
Coping with a diagnosis.

Soap and Water
What you need to know about preventing birth defects.

Tips for Money-Wise Trips
Financial planning for family vacations.

Your Community

Long Island
Back to the Future
Discover which old house is educating students about medicine.

Engage, Educate & Elevate
Raising leaders in Manhattan.

New Jersey
Allergies and Anaphylaxis
One organization moves toward a cure.

Eye on Summer
Planning for a special needs child's sunny season.


A Port in the Storm
One woman’s journey from disaster to realizing a dream.

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Great gifts and stylish maternity garb.


Don't Miss
This month's events, contests and entertainment.

Around Town
Find out the latest news on local schools and businesses.

Books, essentials and information for your clan.

In Season
Finds and fun to kick off a great summer season.


Special Needs and Health & Fitness Directory
Experts and programs for your family's care and wellness.

Travel Directory
Hotels and attractions for a great getaway.

What's Happening
A comprehensive listing of your neighborhood's classes, performances and events.