Four Things to Do During the Last Four Days of the Year

Toys should keep kids entertained and occupied during the holiday vacation. Yet, we all know that does not happen! Cabin fever can set in! So take a break, get out of the house, and prolong the holiday spirit. These are classic New England activities to do before school starts in the new year!   Edaville […]

Paws for the Holidays Family Festival

Come to Lincoln, MA for a Holiday Festival with Santa pictures and holiday shopping! You’ll enjoy live music, unique arts & crafts and baked goods, made by volunteers to support the Phinney’s Friends cause, which is helping low-income people keep their pets. Get your picture taken with Santa, purchase unique arts & craft gifts for […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

This past year I had the privilege of being a part of some great events where I got a first hand look at many products on the market for toddlers, preschoolers, teens, tweens, guy and gals. As I went through the year, I made note of some notables, and put my favorites in my first […]

Polar Express Trains: Massachusetts

Looking for a POLAR EXPRESS experience this holiday season? Well, there are two of them in Massachusetts! The first is at Edaville Railroad in Carver, MA and reservations strongly recommended! Inspired by the run-away hit movie, this holiday favorite comes to life as you and your family take a ride on THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train […]

Long Distance Valentine’s Ideas

My poor Mom. When she and my Dad were first married, he was active duty in the Navy. He was assigned to submarines. He would be underwater on the sub for 6 months at a time before surfacing somewhere in Europe. Since it was the 1960s, there was no internet. She just wrote letters that […]

Valentines Day Healthy Essentials (& Coupons)

To be honest, I have not celebrated Valentines Day in a long time. Last year I was recovering from massive surgery, the year before that I was pregnant, the year before that I had a baby… Yup….it has been a long time. Valentines Day Worthy Products But maybe karma felt bad because when J&J sent […]

New Year’s Eve Craft Ideas for Kids

New Year’s Eve seems like a celebration that only adults can enjoy, but there are fun ways to get the kids involved too. Leading up to the new year, spend the day with the family making fun New Year’s Crafts for kids. They can make special hats, noise makers, food and more to celebrate the […]

New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

There are lots of ways for kids to celebrate the pending New Year. All you need to do is add some pizazz to their everyday routine! Here are a couple New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids to consider for the big day (or night!) New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids Even during their nighttime bath, […]

How to Save Money on Toys During the Holidays

As a parent, my biggest purchases involve toys during the holiday buying season. Whether it’s the toys to buy for all my nephews and nieces, or the big ticket items for my own kids, my wallet can take a big hit! So making every dollar count is key. So here are a few ways on […]

A Christmas Story Musical

Celebrate the holidays in Boston with a Citi Wang Center performance of A Christmas Story Musical! The story from this 1980s movie classic has enchanted millions and now it will enchant even more as a musical spectacular. Keep reading for a discount on tickets and how enter to win 4 tickets to one of the […]

Rosie’s Bakery: A Perfect Place for Gifts Too

Rosie’s Bakery always has delectible goodies and sumpucious treats, but for Mother’s Day, Rosie’s Bakery honors the sweetness of Mom with an extensive menu with cookies, cupcakes, and other mom-worthy bakery items wrapped with pretty boxes and bows.     It is a more elegant take on boxed chocolates and a yummier alternative to flowers […]

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