Role Mommy at the Ritz!

If you’re looking to spend an extra special Saturday with your kids, then do we have the event for you. Join Role Mommy at The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park on Saturday, January 24 where you and your kids will get to meet a celebrity nanny, the author of the best selling Baby Name Wizard, they’ll be entertained by a performance troupe, get the chance to meet a best-selling tween novelist and much more. Plus, you’ll get the chance to enjoy a fabulous brunch at an unbeatable price! Adults are $40, Kids 6-11 are $20 and children under 5 are free! The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park is located at 2 West Street, New York, NY 10004.
Take a look at what we’ve got lined up for this exciting event…
_MG_2321.jpgAsk Marva! Meet nanny to the stars Marva Soogrim – a one of a kind caregiver who has worked with A-list celebrities from feature films, TV and music. If you are a new parent and want to know what qualities to look for in the perfect nanny or if you have important questions to ask about your newborn, toddler or pre-schooler, then look no further – Marva will be on hand to answer all your essential parenting questions.
Thumbnail image for babynamewizard If you’re searching for a baby name or have been surprised by the names you hear around you, then check in with bestselling Baby Name Wizard author Laura Wattenberg. A reknowned baby name expert, Laura will share the latest news on the hottest baby name trends, and what the names we choose say about all of us.
crafty1.jpgAbby Pecorriello, bestselling author of Crafty Mama and editor in chief of Nickelodeon’s Parents Connect will be on hand sharing great ideas for craft activities for your pre-schoolers.
A performance of Thumbelina: The Story of a Brave Little Girl – a reinvention of the beloved classic, emphasizing themes of family, friendship, and the power of hope. Audience members are assured a fun ride as–through audience participation–they help their tiny heroine find her way home. Elephant Ensemble Theater is a non-profit organization which provides free performances for children in NYC hospitals.Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for viewimage_story.php.jpeg
GamerGirl Final.jpgMeet tween novelist Mari Mancusi, author of the new bestseller Gamer Girl. Plus, she’s written over a dozen young adult novels including several devoted to vampires!
And as with every Role Mommy event, there will be great giveaways too including tickets to a Broadway show, amazing toys and much more!
The event will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park, located at 2 West Street, NYC, NY 10004. Children under five years old are free. Event sponsors include the Manic Mommies, who will podcasting from the event, Traveling Mom, One2One Network, among others. The hotel is only a few short blocks away from the nearest subway. For more info., click on the link below.
• Subway – 4, 5 trains at Bowling Green Station. 1,R,W at Rector St.

Brunch at the Ritz – Adult

Adults: $40 pp (includes brunch, entertainment, tax and tip).

Brunch at the Ritz – Kids (6-11)

Children (ages 6-11): $20 (includes brunch, entertainment, tax & tip)

Email of the Day – Health Advice For Women

It’s only 7:50 am and I’ve already received an email that made me smile. This one is from my favorite Role Mommy, Holli.
Important Health Advice for Women
Do you have feelings of inadequacy?
Do you suffer from shyness?
Do you sometimes wish you were more assertive?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist about Chardonnay.
pouring-chardonnay.jpgChardonnay is the safe, natural way to feel better and more confident about yourself and your actions. Chardonnay can help ease you out of your shyness and let you tell the world that you’re ready and willing to do just about anything.
You will notice the benefits of Chardonnay almost immediately and with a regimen of regular doses you can overcome any obstacles that prevent you from living the life you want to live.
Shyness and awkwardness will be a thing of the past and you will discover many talents you never knew you had. Stop hiding and start living, with Chardonnay. Chardonnay may not be right for everyone.
Women who are pregnant or nursing should not use Chardonnay. However, women who wouldn’t mind nursing or becoming pregnant are encouraged to try it.
Side effects may include dizziness, nausea, vomiting, incarceration, erotic lustfulness, loss of motor control, loss of clothing, loss of money, loss of virginity, delusions of grandeur, table dancing, headache, dehydration, dry mouth, and a desire to sing Karaoke and play all-night rounds of Strip Poker, Truth Or Dare, and Naked Twister.
The consumption of Chardonnay may make you think you are whispering when you are not.
The consumption of Chardonnay may cause you to tell your friends over and over again that you love them.
The consumption of Chardonnay may cause you to think you can sing.
The consumption of Chardonnay may lead you to believe that ex-lovers are really dying for you to telephone them at four in the morning.
The consumption of Chardonnay may make you think you can logically converse with members of the opposite sex without spitting.
The consumption of Chardonnay may create the illusion that you are tougher, smarter, faster and better looking than most people.
Now, just imagine what you could achieve with a good dry red…