The annual SAVVY AUNTIE toy awards list is designed for the generous tribe of cool aunts, great-aunts, godmothers and all women who love kids who strive to be heroes at the holiday season - and all ye...Read More »
By Christine Ruggeri, CHHC
Benefits of Aunts: What Makes the Aunt-Niece Relationship So Special?
An aunt serves as a trusted female mentor a young girl can turn to when her parents are physi...Read More »
[Translation of the Spanish at VIX.com/es by Google Chrome]
Although the aunts have always existed, the current pace of life causes many women who are already aunts to share certain characteris...Read More »
Listen to Melanie Notkin interviewed by Minter Dial, on episode 297 of Minter Dialogue.
The Path To Creating A Vibrant Community, with Melanie Notkin, SavvyAuntie and the PANKs
Melanie Notkin fo...Read More »
If you're lucky enough to have a cool aunt in your family, then you know just how much fun and joy these women can bring to a kid's life. Now there's even a special day set aside in their honor. Knowi...Read More »
...In 2008, Melanie Notkin launched the website savvyauntie.com after her nephew was born, she said, and she felt her life change. “I felt more joy and love than I had ever felt in my life,”...Read More »
Aunts "PANK", a phenomenon that advances and wins the hearts of the youngest
The boring, serious and formal stereotypes remained in the memory. The new generations of nephews de...Read More »
As the founder of Savvy Auntie, the lifestyle brand for women who love kids, I attend New York’s Toy Fair every year, predicting the gifts that will be bestsellers at the holiday season — and all year...Read More »
Writer Kate Mulvey, a self-proclaimed PANK, shares her advice for traveling with nieces and nephews.
Going away with your best friend, or beloved sister, may sound like the perfect holiday; relaxatio...Read More »