Goop Pop-up Comes to Downtown NYC

Goop Pop-up Comes to Downtown NYC

Word on the street is that goop will be hosting a pop-up shop in SoHo the weekend, to help spread the word of their new (all natural) fragrance line.   The line is unique because all of the ingredients were extracted from a plant by steam or heat extraction cold...
New Year’s Resolutions from Downtown Magazine

New Year’s Resolutions from Downtown Magazine

As we are only a few days into 2017, it’s not too late to make some New Year’s resolutions — and quite possibly most of us are still following ours. Here are some resolutions from Downtown contributors… Denise Courter of FiDi Families: New York...
Plum Print: “Creativity Can Last a Lifetime”

Plum Print: “Creativity Can Last a Lifetime”

One of the first things a parent of a preschooler will realize is that children and artwork go hand in hand. The second realization is that a large amount of arts and crafts projects will be brought home on a regular basis. This means that parents will have to make...
Join FiDi Families for A Winter of FREE Indoor Fun!

Join FiDi Families for A Winter of FREE Indoor Fun!

    Join FiDi Families this winter at the South Street Seaport Community Cube! DOWNTOWN’s very own Family & Lifestyle editor, Denise Courter, doubles as Founder/Publisher of FiDi Families and has been raving about the success of the event,...
Dishing with Downtown Moms: Wendy Moniz Grillo

Dishing with Downtown Moms: Wendy Moniz Grillo

Touching base with actress Wendy Moniz Grillo Actress and alumna of the daytime soap opera Guiding Light, and most recently, star of Betrayal, Wendy Moniz Grillo, is a Downtown mom with three school-age boys and a real passion for the community in which she’s chosen...
Book Review: Eleven

Book Review: Eleven

September 11th, 2001 was an infamous day in American history; the tragic events impacted thousands of lives, within the neighborhoods of New York City and beyond. Many people simply couldn’t fathom the gravity of the day, and the tragedy was even more difficult...
Tracy Anderson: Dishing With Downtown Moms

Tracy Anderson: Dishing With Downtown Moms

Touching base with lower manhattan fitness expert Tracy Anderson. By Denise Courter Celebrated fitness expert and Downtown mom, Tracy Anderson, is the creator of the renowned “Tracy Anderson Method,” which features her own unique dance-cardio workout. Her fitness...