May 2010 Issue

Cover credit: bitOwhimsy

Letter from the Editor

Birthdays Under the Sun
Fool-proof party planning in any weather.

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

Features

A Hit That Hides a Hug
Teaching siblings to share the limelight— and everything else.

Mrs. Clean
Tricks for maintaining a tidy home.

Make a Plan
Insight for special needs families to gear up for a fulfilling summer.

Prevention First
Treating childhood injuries before they start.

The Mumps!
How to protect your family from the current outbreak.

Your Community

Long Island
The Arts in Long Island
Bringing culture to your community.

Manhattan
Scoring in Life
A sports initiative preparing girls for the real world.

New Jersey
Ready, Willing & Able
A nonprofit expands its horizons to meet a changing world.

Westchester
Mothers and Healthy Babies
Breastfeeding support from La Leche League.

Womom

Good Golf
Making the "man's sport" your sport.

Columns

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

Travel
Destinations, games and tips for your family vacations.

Health
Insight and items for your family’s healthcare needs.

Update
Books, essentials and information for your clan.

In Season
Sun and celebrations make it a great month to be active.

Bonus

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

Camp Directory
Incredible children's programs abound for summer fun.

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