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Family Outing - Riverside to Hudson Yards

Manhattan-Midtown West

This guide takes into consideration the fine balance we all need to find between work, play, and family time. Each spot is welcoming, pleasurable, and memory making. A fun way to spend a day in NYC, with or without the kids; enjoy the sights, the sounds, and energy the city has to offer!

Ariana AdamsAriana Adams

Ariana Adams is a wife, mom, and friend of fellow mothers. A veteran in the baby boutique business, she founded Milk & Honey Babies, located in the shops at Hudson Yards. With an eye for beauty and a love for sustainability, she offers finer baby essentials without sacrificing comfort, safety, and quality.

Ellington in the ParkRestaurants & Cafes
Park eatery with patio tables & river views offering a pub menu with a global twist, plus cocktails.
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(917) 922-1156website
Riverside Dr & W 105th St, New York, NY 10025

My family loves spending time at Ellington in the Park. A sweet, hidden gem; it allows both my husband and myself to play alongside the kids in the sand and swings with our children. Throw in a gentle breeze and mild temps and we have a truly pleasurable outing in the city.

Milk & Honey BabiesShopping
Upscale baby boutique with eco-friendly nursery furniture, high-quality clothing & brand-name gear.
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(212) 216-0018website
20 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001

Milk & Honey Babies is a luxurious, one stop shopping experience for the entire family. Offering hand picked selections that are stylish and sustainable, items are innovative and complement a contemporary home’s design aesthetic.

Hudson Yards GrillRestaurants & Cafes
A modern American menu is served in an upscale setting with an open kitchen & curated artwork.
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(212) 545-7600website
20 Hudson Yards New York NY, 4th Floor

After closing up the boutique some nights, my husband and I enjoy Hudson Yards Grill for a date night out. This is Chef Michael Lomonaco’s latest restaurant. The cocktails are yummy and so is the ambience. Offering a modern twist on old favorites, we unwind with an end of day “check-in” and cozy appetizers.

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