Big Kid

We know you probably hear this all the time, but don’t kids grow up so fast!? One minute you’re worrying that your baby will never sleep through the night and may very well go to school without being potty trained and the next minute, they’re all grown up (which brings it’s own set of challenges!). Don’t worry because on our national blog you’ll find information fostering positive friendships, healthy eating habits, language and developmental delays, protecting your children from predators, reinforcing learning, after school activities, things to do on the weekends in the Boston area and more!

5 Reasons Why Children Need a Creative Outlet

Childhood is supposed to be about kids learning to explore their environment and figuring out how to react to the world. School can be a good tool for this, but like as not, school is relegated to learning how to stand in line and how to take and pass tests. There isn’t much room for... read more

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What's the Best Age for Overnight Camp

There may be snow on the ground, but it's already time to think about summer. Believe it or not, now is the time to make summer plans. If you have a second-grader, it’s time to consider sleep-away camp. Why 8 is the perfect age to begin overnight camp Independence and confidence Younger... read more

How Much TV Time is OK?

I am a little worried about TV time. Some friends watch more than my kids, and some watch way less. What is right? I would love to say none is best, but I know that can be tough. We need time. We want kids to be quiet and sit. We have things to do. There are also some things that we LIKE watching... read more