Teaching Kids About Money
Oct21

Teaching Kids About Money

Dollar Scholars is the brainchild of Newton moms Patricia White and Lisa Caperna. They came up with the idea after they read The New York Times’ columnist Ron Lieber’s book…

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Review: Apple-Pickin’ at Connors Farm
Oct14

Review: Apple-Pickin’ at Connors Farm

Apple-picking season is nearing its end but you’ve still got till October 31st to visit Connors Farm in Danvers. Below you’ll find my review of this unique farm only 30 miles north of Newton. For other farm suggestions, check out our post from September…

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Happy Birthday to Us!
Oct07

Happy Birthday to Us!

Has it really been a year since we launched LiveNewton.net? Time flies when you’re rearing a community website! See what we’re up to and help us grow…

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It’s Head Lice Season Again
Oct07

It’s Head Lice Season Again

It’s about to get ‘buggy’ very soon. If you have elementary-aged kids and haven’t got strep and flu notices yet, you probably will soon. But the “dear parent” letter that fills many of us with the most dread is…

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Giveaway: TreeTop Adventures in the Fall!
Sep30

Giveaway: TreeTop Adventures in the Fall!

We had such a tremendous response to our summer Treetop Adventures Giveaway that we asked if they would donate again. And they did! Here’s the scoop…

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Review: Amuleto Mexican Table
Sep09

Review: Amuleto Mexican Table

Have you heard the news?! Waltham has some great new restaurants that might even rival Newton’s best. Among these — in my opinion — is Amuleto Mexican Table on Moody St. My hubby and I were looking for a fun new restaurant for date night. Several friends had recommended Amuleto Mexican Table and a plan was hatched. I booked about a week ahead and had no trouble getting a reservation. Despite being prime time on a...

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