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Kids Winter Adventures Around The Neighborhood This Week

The holidays have arrived along with the chilly winter weather! It’s time to bundle up for last minute holiday shopping and also some fun winter adventures around the neighborhood – your perfect recipe to an awesome holiday season ūüôā With the kids in full holiday mode and bouncing off the walls, this is a great time to find some indoor play spaces to get out of the house with kids, and even some festive events like Gingerbread House Decorating and Holiday Treats at Chocolate Works! Have friends who could use some holiday cheer? Send them a KidPass gift card – a great gift for any family in town with kids who are looking for fun activities to do. Keep warm and keep exploring! Ages 0-2 Music & Movement Funikijam in Midtown West Wed, 12/21 at 9:30 AM Wiggle Giggle *Exclusively on KidPass! Kidville in Upper West Side Tues, 12/20 at 12:15 PM Rumble & Tumble Dodge YMCA in Fort Green Wed, 12/21 at 10:00 AM Playdate *Exclusively on KidPass! Kids at Work in Flatiron Sat, …

Our Favorite Hot Chocolate Spots to Unwind

‘Tis the season for bundling up and enjoying a hot chocolate. ¬†Here are our favorite go-to hot chocolate spots in NYC: City Bakery – 3 W 18th St. (b/t 5th and 6th aves.) – This¬†rich and luscious hot chocolate made of melted dark chocolate bars comes with a homemade marshmallow on top! ¬†Enjoy it with their famous pretzel croissant for a sweet and salty¬†combination! Jacques Torres – 285 Amsterdam Ave. (b/t 73rd and 74th st.) – is known for its Wicked Hot Chocolate which is made of cinnamon, ancho chipotle powder, nutmeg, and a secret medley of Mayan spices. La Maison Du Chocolat – various locations in NYC – is known for The Guayaquil – five types of chocolate from Central and South America melded together in one pot. ¬†It simmers for 5 hours on the stove with Madagascar vanilla beans! Dominique Ansel Bakery – 189 Spring St. (b/t Thompson and Sullivan Sts.) – the guy behind the Cronut – makes one heck of a¬†decadent hot chocolate! Bouchon Bakery – 1 Rockefeller Plaza – this …