Hudson Valley Parent

HVP July 2018

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 3 of 39

4 Hudson Valley Parent n July 2018 ON OUR COVER In this issue FEATURES 8 I am a Hudson Valley Parent Randi Zinn is the author and founder of Beyond Mom. Her book has turned into a movement that helps other moms push themselves to live fully and drop the mommy guilt BY PAUL SMART 10 Me Time: Just for Women Try water aerobics as a cool summer switch to your workout 14 Make kids want to learn this summer Join a summer reading program, visit local museums and bake cookies to practice math! Bust brain drain this summer without your kids realizing they are learning BY ROXANNE FERBER 17 Real Talk Is your teenager being bullied online? Recognize the warning signs and reach out for help BY DR. PAUL SCHWARTZ AND KRISTINA LASHER 18 Hudson Valley Parent's 2018 Education Guide A county-by-county listing of the top schools in the Hudson Valley 25 Does your child's school's philosophy match your values? Make school a happy place for your child. Learn about a school's philosophy and search for a school that is tailored to your child's specific learning needs BY LISA IANNUCCI 28 These incredible kids save the world Meet kids who volunteer, keep the Earth clean and spread kindness wherever they go. Sponsored by Children's Medical Group 30 Calendar County fairs, butterfly festivals and firework displays to fill your summer This month's cover kid is Abigale, a 2.5-year-old from Poughkeepsie. She loves music, dancing and playing outside with her furry friends. Photo by Michael Bloom HV PARENT READER FEEDBACK The top 10 spots that make our readers scream for ice cream! Joe's Dairy Bar & Grill 550 NY-82, Hopewell Junction 845-221-0488 Chester Ice Cream 69 Brookside Ave., Ste. 206, Chester 845-610-5888 Village Creamery 14 Mill St., Wappingers Falls 845-632-2263 Weir's Ice Cream 2159 NY-94, Salisbury Mills 845-496-4258 Cherries Ice Cream Bar & Grill 4162 US-209, Stone Ridge 845-687-9121 Mapleview Café 141 Overlook Rd., Poughkeepsie 845-849-0259 Holy Cow Ice Cream 7270 S Broadway, Red Hook 845-758-5959 Quickway Twin Cone Rte. 17K Exit 116, Bloomingburg 845-733-1881 Frozen Caboose Ice Cream 15 Haviland Rd., Highland 845-834-3774 Mary Jane's Dairy Bar 5334 US-9W, Newburgh 845-561-8450

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Hudson Valley Parent - HVP July 2018