Tag: boston

The Best LOCAL Gifts for the Women on Your List!

This holiday season it's more important than ever to shop LOCAL. At Boston Moms, we always love curating our annual Holiday Gift Guide. This...

Nominate a Family :: New “Little Turkey” Baby Shower THANKSGIVE-AWAY

As the premier parenting resource in the Greater Boston area, Boston Moms' mission has always been to enrich the lives of the moms we...

A Tribute to the Best Clam Chowdah in Greater Boston

I am not a native New Englander, but my love of clam chowder started at a very early age… in Las Vegas. Yes, you...

Guide to Local Tutoring + Educational Supplements

Does your child need supplemental academic help this year? Or maybe you're looking for a new extracurricular to keep your child's wheels turning after...

Boston Moms Spooktacular Halloween Playlist

Nothing sets the mood quite like a rockin' playlist! Check out some of our favorite Halloween tunes to get your Halloween spirit moving and...

Low-Cost Internet Options :: Resources for Parents

  Recently, a photo of two children sitting outside a California Taco Bell to use the restaurant's WiFi drew attention to the often-overlooked "digital divide"...

Lowell: There’s STILL a Lot to Like

My family loves living in Lowell. If you only know a few things about Lowell, you might think that's odd. But my top five...

Dear Boston (the Love Letter I Never Thought I’d Write)

Dear Boston, I'll be honest. When I arrived here four years ago, I was pretty certain I wouldn't love you. My husband's job was bringing...

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...

My Sidewalk Running Is Not Going Well (Share the Road!)

Thrown into this new lifestyle, I am trying to listen to ALL the advice. Social distance, wash your hands, don't hoard toilet paper, make...

All Things Baby :: Boston-Area Resources for Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Newborn...

Hooray! You're pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or recently had a baby. Now what? Pregnancy and postpartum can be filled with so much excitement and joy, but it can also be overwhelming to try to make the best decisions for your growing family. From prenatal and postpartum support to newborn nighttime challenges to pelvic floor therapy and nutrition, this guide has it all.

Shop Boston :: Local Brands & Businesses We Love

At Boston Moms, we are passionate about all things BOSTON! When possible, we encourage you to shop local, shop Boston, and support the small businesses that make our area so great.

Zoom :: The New Night Out?

I have been Zooming all week. Staff meetings, department meetings, morning meetings, read alouds for my kids, a special 'happy birthday' for my son, and my favorite — happy hour. Zoom happy hour has become a regular part of my day, when I carve out time to enjoy a drink (or more) and chat with friends. These calls have been vital to my week and help keep me sane and grounded each night.

Boston-Area Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt

Boston-area families won't be able to attend our typical Easter egg hunts this year, but with a little help from our local communities, we can go on an Easter egg hunt while still practicing social distancing! Similar to the "bear hunts" and "chalk walks" we’ve seen happening in neighborhoods all over America, our egg hunt works best if lots of neighbors (young and old) participate.

Feeding Your Family :: Greater Boston Food Resources During COVID-19 School...

Boston Moms is committed to bringing timely and necessary resources to our readers in Greater Boston and beyond. With the recent school closures due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) concerns, we understand that access to food might be limited for some families in our area. Below you will find resources for sourcing food in your community. These resources have been pooled by our followers and team. If you have an additional resource that you believe should be mentioned, please email meghan[at]bostonmoms.com.