Samantha Neudorf

Digital Content Specialist

Samantha holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and is passionate about digital content production, SEO, social media, and copywriting.

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NYMetroParents

What Families Need to Know Before Buying a Home

Tips for first-time homebuyers to navigate the market and find the right home.

NYMetroParents

The Payoff of Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Experts discuss how parents can establish skills from a young age to ensure kids will know how to handle their money.

NYMetroParents

What You Need to Know About Turning Your Child's Extracurricular Activity Into a College Scholarship

Whether your kid is committed to sports, the arts, or even community service, here's how to turn that passion for after-school activities into a college scholarship.

NYMetroParents

The Realities of Growing Up with a Mixed-Race Background

There is no worse feeling than when people think you and your child are unrelated. At least, that's how my mother felt. I am half German and half Filipina, and I remember many...

NYMetroParents

Tour New York City's First-Ever Chocolate Museum

Last week, we reported that the first-ever permanent dessert museum will be opening in New York City, and last night we got a first look inside. Renowned chocolatier Jacques...

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How to Prepare Kids for the Future Job Market

Believe it or not, today's 3-year-olds will be graduating from high school in 2031. No one knows exactly what the world will look like 14 years from now, nor can anyone predict...

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How a Local Production of 'The Nutcracker' Comes Together

A behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to plan, choreograph, and perform The Nutcracker, a beloved holiday show.

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What Parents Need to Know Before Their Child with Special Needs Is All Grown Up

As parents, we hope for our children to grow up and-difficult though it may be for us emotionally-fly the coop to live on their own as full-fledged, independent adults. But if...

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A Taste of the Museum of Ice Cream

This pop-up museum in the Meatpacking District is the ideal place to cool off and is a scoop of heaven for ice cream lovers of all ages. There's nothing that screams summer more...

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Why Your Child Should Play a Musical Instrument

Your child wants to play an instrument—now what? We asked music instructors to weigh in on renting vs. buying, how to choose what to play, and the benefits of private and group...

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How Lifeguards Actually Keep Kids Safe at Water Parks

It takes a dedicated and well-trained crew of lifeguards to keep everyone safe at a water park. Here's how they do it. "My name is Timmy. You may see me throughout the park...

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Journey on a Quest Through Central Park with This Adventure Theater Show for Kids

Imagine strolling through Central Park when suddenly, a magical fairy appears, asking to help find seven teeth for his cousin, the Tooth Fairy. It sounds farfetched, but not if...

NYMetroparents

Tour Historic Hyde Park Without a Car This Summer and Fal

This summer, families who want to travel upstate will not need a car to make the most of this day trip to Historic Hyde Park.

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Experience Joy, Optimism, and Calmness at The Museum of Feelings

At The Museum of Feelings, a multisensory installation made by Glade, visitors will walk through each of five immersive scent exhibits, decorated with colors and images to evoke...

The Daily Meal

Los Angeles Pastry Chef Makes 'Star Wars'-Inspired Sweets

Star Wars has been taking the world by storm with the trailers and sneak peeks of the new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens, premiering in theaters on December 18. In...

The Daily Meal

Ben & Jerry's Renames Cookie Dough Ice Cream 'I Dough, I Dough' to Celebrate Marriage Equality...

Ben & Jerry's announced on June 26 that they are renaming their chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream "I Dough, I Dough," in honor of the Supreme Court's decision to uphold...