Bubble baths are nice, but true self-care starts within. A somatic psychotherapist can you show you how. (sponsored)
If your online life is anything like ours, you just got hit with the 100th article, Instagram post, or podcast this year already filling you in on the importance of “self-care”. As you click in and start reading or listening, all the familiar suggestions show up – have you tried ... (read more).
Free walking & running programs in local parks
Brooklyn Bridge Park and Fort Greene Park offer free running programs for grown-ups to shape up, connect with the community and take a break from the little ones or just bring them in the stroller…. Shape Up NYC | Fort Greene Park | Saturdays 10 to 11 am This free walking program ... (read more).
Most up-and-coming NYC neighborhoods 2021 are in Brooklyn
Brooklyn landed eight of the 10 spots on the StreetEasy list of up-and-coming neighborhoods in NYC including Fort Greene and DUMBO. For 2021, the borough is poised to become the default option for New York renters and buyers. Many of the Brooklyn neighborhoods listed had attracted creatives and ... (read more).
One Prospect Park West: 64 Curated Residences at the Gateway to Park Slope (sponsored)
Timeless and handcrafted, One Prospect Park West‘s elegant homes have been masterfully transformed and now occupy a prestigious address on the corner of Prospect Park and Grand Army Plaza. One Prospect Park West is located at the gateway to Park Slope, where live pours out onto the hundred-year stretches of idyllic, ... (read more).
An update on Gifted and Talented testing & programs in the City
Tests to enter Gifted and Talented programs were held in January in the past, however the whole process has been delayed this school year due to the pandemic. The mayor announced that this school year the tests will be administered in April with results being sent out in July, a ... (read more).
New public elementary and middle school coming to District 13’s Downtown Brooklyn
The Department of Education has published latest opening dates for two new public schools opening in District 13 in the next years. The Albee Square elementary school in Downtown Brooklyn is slated to open in September 2023 for children born in 2018 entering Kindergarten that year. The six-story elementary school for ... (read more).
Open House is open for tours! (sponsored)
Come take a (virtual) peek at Open House Nursery School!  We are now scheduling tours for 2021/22 admissions. In keeping with our progressive educational philosophy, Open House Nursery School  in Boerum Hill is an open door to young children and their families. No screening, interview, or formal application determines admission. All that is required is interest, as ... (read more).
Child-friendly things to do in Brooklyn and beyond
Finding socially-distanced activities for kids in the cold NYC winter is not that easy! We have put together a list of things to do with your family from ice skating on Court Street to visiting China Town’s latest street art. Court Street in Carroll Gardens now has an ice rink best ... (read more).
Pier 5 soccer field in Brooklyn Bridge Park open again
Pier 5 in Brooklyn Bridge Park has re-opened again to the public. The Pier 5 turf replacement and renovation project has been completed, bringing new turf, upgraded LED lighting and restoration to the existing infrastructure. The soccer fields are available to use again. Athletic league permits for the spring season ... (read more).


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