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The Summer of Margaritas :: A Recipe, Plus Four Boston Favorites

What are you drinking this summer? Other than half my weight in water, my choice is margaritas. Not sweet, not spicy, no salt. Just a plain margarita. If you've been looking for the perfect summer drink, try my margarita recipe!

Getting-Out Guide :: Boston’s Best Events for Families This July

Summer is officially in full swing! Whether you are catching a free outdoor movie, finding a new playground, checking off items on your summer bucket list or attending some beautiful fireworks, July promises to be full of summertime fun! Check out our monthly events guide to get some great ideas for Boston family fun this July!

Summer Play Plans :: 10 Playgrounds to Visit on the South...

My toddler loves all things climbing and swinging. For a kid who struggled with sensory issues (and graduated from Early Intervention two months before turning 3), a playground is a welcome wonderland. So while counting down the school days, I've compiled a list of playgrounds to visit on the South Shore. Here are all the great places we'll visit this summer — join us!

A FREE Boston-Area Park Worth Driving To

It's that time of year — when we create our summer bucket lists and make plans for day trips to explore all Greater Boston has to offer. Want a new spot to add to your list? Try World War I Memorial Park and Zoo in North Attleboro!

2019 Boston Summer Bucket List!

It is finally that wonderful time of year! The weather is perfect, the days are long, and it is time to slow down and enjoy the endless possibilities of a Boston summer. Whether your speed is catching a Sox game, going on a staycation adventure, or lounging by the pool, we have some great ideas to keep your family entertained this summer!

Getting-Out Guide :: Boston’s Best Activities for Families This June

Summer kicks off this month, and we couldn't be more excited! It is officially time to enjoy the fun, sun, and excitement of a Boston summer! Check out our monthly events guide to get some great ideas for family fun this June!

Your Guide to Hipster Coffee Shops in Boston

We're at an all-time low in the mainstream coffee world. Unicorn frappuccino, anyone? What is the world coming to? And who had the misfortune of having...

Boston-Area Easter Guide 2019

The Boston area is hopping with family-friendly Easter activities! Whether you are on the hunt for some colorful eggs, seeking out some crafty activities, or looking for a place to have brunch with the bunny himself, we've got you covered!

A Stressful Countdown to Kindergarten :: What It’s Like in Boston

Growing up the 'burbs, school selection was easy. You live on this street, you go to this school. Eventually, every kid in town ends up at the same high school. Typical suburbs. Well, I don't live in the suburbs anymore. This is Boston. School selection is a real thing. And it starts at the pre-kindergarten level. My firstborn is 4, and I am already stressed over which school he will attend.

Take YOURSELF Out on a Date :: 20 Creative Date Ideas...

I deserve to take myself out on a date once in a while, and so do you! Here are 20 creative date ideas to maximize your fun or relaxation, depending on your goals.

Why I’ll Always Take the T When I Go Into Boston...

When you take the T, you begin to understand Boston a little bit better — the accents, the layout of the city, the attitudes (good and bad!), and the overall culture. To a transplant, these things are pretty interesting. I mean, let’s be honest… we are still amazed with the accent.

Syncing Up Schedules :: Boston-Area Classes for Siblings

Finding Boston-area classes that accommodate different age groups — or a facility that offers classes to different age groups at the same time — is no easy feat. Especially if your kids, like mine, are more than one or two years apart. But there are a few such gems out there, and with a bit of effort and ingenuity (and some diagramming of complex flowcharts), you, too, can sync up classes for your kids.

Boston Holiday Events and Festivities :: 2018

Welcome to the holiday season! Boston Moms Blog has you covered when it comes to fantastic events in and around Boston this winter! This holiday events guide brings you the best of Boston events, like holiday trains, Santa sightings, holiday plays and productions, tree lightings, and more.

Tree Lightings in Boston :: 2018

Welcome to the holiday season! Boston Moms Blog has you covered when it comes to fantastic tree lightings this winter with our Boston holiday events guide!

Free Holiday Events in Boston :: 2018

Welcome to the holiday season! Boston Moms Blog has you covered when it comes to fantastic free fun this winter with our Boston holiday events guide!