Nov 12 2013

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When most people think about the best museums in NYC, they usually think about modern art museums and high culture. But if you have kids, they’re not going to appreciate it as much, and possibly keep you from fully appreciating the art yourself. So, why not take the kids somewhere else instead of the art museum in NYC? How about taking the kids to St Louis children s museums?

There tons of benefits of taking your kids to St Louis children s museums. These places that are geared directly towards children encourage and support the interactions between kids and parents, while simultaneously providing educational experiences where families can play, create and learn all together about many different topics like art, music, science, nature, math, language, reasoning, communication or health.

Although, because kids

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Oct 14 2013

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As American schools continue to tighten their budgets, art and music is always among the first programs to get axed. In fact, the Huffington Post reports that half of California public schools have either cut or substantially reduced their arts programs. Yet, in the “real world,” creativity is one of the most valuable traits a person can possess.

Since the United States first emerged as an independent country, many Americans have taken pride in being simple, straightforward, and hardworking. Perhaps this stereotype was self-imposed, and originated as the antithesis to the more sophisticated British enemy. To some extent, it may have become a self-fulfilling prophecy from certain vantage points, but not all. As with any stereotype, it is largely built upon myths perpetuated by various, dubious resources. Then

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Sep 11 2013

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When you live in the city, and you have kids, it can be difficult to come up with a day trip that is neither too expensive, nor too taxing for yourself or the kids. Movie prices remain ridiculous, and most kid shows will drive any adult insane. One affordable and fun option that most people never consider is to visit NYC museums. Modern art museums are a particularly good choice for kids, and as an added bonus, children usually get free admission.

Here are three reasons to try a modern art museum with your kids. Spoiler alert, abandoning them there is not one of the reasons.

  1. Programs for families.
  2. The modern art museum in NYC, more commonly known as MOMA, is not only one of the “big five” museums for modern art in the United States. MOMA happens to have special programs designed especia

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Jul 12 2013

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Did you know that there are more than 80 museums in New York City? Of course, one of the most popular and renowned of all of the NYC museums is the New York Metropolitan Museum. Since it was first established in 1870, the MET Museum of Art exhibits have included artifacts from the earliest civilizations, such as cuneiform tablets, to the famous MET New York Roof Garden. While the museum certainly has its stalwart collections, one never knows what to expect when visited the Metropolitan Museum.

Many aficionados of classic art consider the MET Museum NYC to be the nexus of the art world, for it is the largest museum in the United States, and among the 10 largest in the world. And with a collection of over 2 million works, the MET Museum of Art houses the most important art collection of any museum in the wor

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Sep 10 2018

Are you trying to find your family a nice set of 300 piece jigsaw puzzles for some family fun and the growing of brains? If so, then you are not just alone but you are on the right path. There are so many experts that believe that these types of brain activities can help people grow their brains as well as enjoy spending time with one another. So whether you want easy puzzles or difficult puzzles, find something worthwhile today!

Around 250 B.C., Before Christ, the oldest puzzle known to man was brought forth to society. Archimedes mentioned the dissection of a square and historians believe that this was the starting point for all puzzles. As a result, even 300 piece jigsaw puzzles can be traced to this exact point in time.

Before a child turns the age of 10, the brain will have already made of the essential connection s amongst its cells. As a result, it is best to begin stimulating the brain before children reach this age. That way, they can grow even more while still devel

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Sep 03 2018

As you wrap a weekend of celebrating your oldest daughter’s 21st birthday it is difficult not to reflect on the parties of the past. From the custom candy bags that you created for guests in the past to this recent celebration which included a stops at a couple local bars and an afternoon at the casino, you have had some excellent celebrations.
The days of planning goodie bags for young birthday party guests to this last weekend of planning drivers so that everyone made it to their destination safely, your husband has often joked that the guests to these events received as many gifts as the person with the birthday. The fact that this weekend included healthy meals before and after the bar and casino stops, however, were a little bigger investment than the goody bags of the past.

  • It may just seem like a cat or a dog to someone else, but if you have a treasured family pet you have likely done your share of party planning for a feline or canine celebratio

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Aug 13 2018

A total of $72 billion is spent on weddings annually in the United States. An average of 2.4 million weddings occur in the U.S. each year and the average amount spent on a traditional American wedding with an average of 136 guests is $35,329. Baby Showers are also popular and are becoming more elegant in theme. Many think that achieving an elegant look is costly but, with fancy plastic tableware, you can accentuate the decorations without losing any elegance.

Having Too Much Won’t Cost Too Much

Since most disposable serveware is sold in packages, anticipate the amount you need and buy a little more. Having more on hand for your event is easier and less expensive with disposable options. Even if you don’t use them all, you can save them or use them at home. If you’re planning a party, make sure to have about 100 napkins for every 25 guests. Expect guests to use multiple disposable cups. Have about 75 glasses for every 25 guests and at least three disposable plates per g

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Jul 15 2018

If there’s one thing Americans love with a meal, it’s a glass of wine. In 2016, 949 million gallons of wine were consumed the United States and U.S. wine retail sales are expected to increase 11 percent by 2020.

Among U.S. wine lovers, red wine is the popular choice at 38 percent, followed by 32 percent of wine drinkers favoring white. Of course, any type of alcohol is best enjoyed in moderation, but there are many benefits to drinking red wine.

  • It lowers your cholesterol
  • It protects your heart
  • It helps control your blood sugar
  • It gives your brain a boost
  • It’s effective for fighting colds
  • It helps fight cancer
  • It helps you get slim

In addition to these benefits, the old adage of a glass or two of wine a day being good for you has

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