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Boston Moms is a rapidly growing community of moms in the Boston area. We are a collaborative blog written and read by local moms. We are passionate about engaging with our readers offline through our exciting local events that connect moms to each other and great businesses.
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Naya Rivera Made Us Feel a Little Less Lonely

With the recent death of Naya Rivera, this month in Hollywood was a tough one for me, which is a sentence I can barely type out because it’s so utterly unlike me. But this one...
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Boston Moms Guide to School at Home

Whether your children are attending school in person, online, at home, or a combination of all three, Boston Moms has got you covered! This resource is here to help Boston-area and Massachusetts parents learn more...
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Burgers with Bacon Onion Jam

It wouldn't be a Fourth of July BBQ without BURGERS! If you're looking for a crowd-pleasing recipe that will surely wow your family or your guests, look no further! Grilled Burgers with Bacon Onion Jam Ingredients: 85% lean...
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Classic Macaroni Salad

This classic pasta salad recipe will become your go-to for any summer celebration! Ingredients:   8 oz dry elbow macaroni 1 cup mayonnaise 2 Tbsp. vinegar 1 tsp. sugar 1 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. ground black pepper 1 cup thinly sliced celery 1 cup...
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Firework Fruit Kabobs

Firework fruit kabobs are a fun spin on the fruit salad you're making this summer anyway! Materials: Kabob sticks and fruit of all types! Cut a piece of melon in a triangle shape. This will act...
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Red, White, and Blue Snack Plate

Too hot to cook? Snack plate. Forgot to plan something for dinner? Snack plate. Time to clean out the fridge? Snack plate. And while you're at it — make it patriotic!  A red, white, and blue...
Fourth of July drink recipe - Boston Moms

Red, White, and Blue Punch

How about a red, white, and blue LAYERED punch this Fourth of July! Ingredients: Red, white, and blue beverages of your choice. This "recipe" creates a layered red, white, and blue drink, and you'll need to...

Sprinkle Ice Cream Sandwiches

Jazz up your standard ice cream sandwich with fun red, white & blue sprinkles! With very little effort and just a little bit of planning, your kids will think you're a hero and you'll...
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Star-Spangled Slime

Star-spangled slime is easy to make and provides hours of ooey-gooey fun! Boston Moms Project Manager Deanna Greenstein and her daughter had a wonderfully sticky time making this patriotic slime! Supplies: Clear glue Liquid starch ...
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Glow Stick Kids

Are you looking for some "cool mom" points? Or, are you looking for a really good laugh? Look no further! GLOW STICK KIDS will put a smile on everyone's faces. Supplies needed: Necklace-length glow sticks (at least...
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Fourth of July Paper Crowns

Is there anything cuter than a little kid in a paper crown? Follow these easy instructions to create your own patriotic paper crowns just in time for the Fourth of July! Materials: Red, white, and blue...
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Fourth of July Scavenger Hunt {Free Printable}

Are you running out of ideas to keep your kids occupied this week? We have a free printable for you — for a Fourth of July scavenger hunt! This is a fun activity that can...
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Stained “Glass” Stars

Are you looking for a quick and easy Fourth of July craft that can ALSO serve as a fun decoration? Look no further! Stained "glass" stars are your answer! Follow these easy instructions to create...
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Boston History For Kids

Boston is a city rich in history. Many of the events that shaped our country happened right here in Beantown! Much of our history can be learned on a 2.5-mile walk through our beautiful city....

SHOP LOCAL :: Red, White, and Blue Apparel for the Whole Family!

We might be celebrating at home, but we can still get decked out in our favorite red, white, and blue apparel and accessories! Boston Moms has sourced some awesome local options for your red, white,...