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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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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It’s Time to Book After School Activities – Here are the Options!
Aug26

It’s Time to Book After School Activities – Here are the Options!

For some of us, we know our kids’ go-to activities (ie. soccer, dance, piano, art). But many of us are still figuring out what fits best both with our kids. The good news is that in either case, the choices are abundant here in Newton…

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Free Local Spray Decks and Wading Pools
Aug26

Free Local Spray Decks and Wading Pools

Those long summer days with toddlers and preschoolers can be taxing if you’re stuck in the house. When you have school-age kids (as I do), you join a pool. But when your children are little, you don’t need a pool membership to enjoy water play. Your little ones can safely and happily splash around at free local spray decks and wading pools. Here’s a list of nearby water play spots for the preschool set…

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City of Newton Updates Middle School Resources
Aug19

City of Newton Updates Middle School Resources

Just in time for school! The City of Newton has updated and expanded their web page for Middle Schoolers. Find after school programs and opportunities as well as financial aid information.

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7 Reasons Dance is Great for Your Kids
Aug12

7 Reasons Dance is Great for Your Kids

As the summer tips into August, it’s time to consider what after school activities are right for our kids. This month we’ll be writing posts on the myriad options available to Newton residents, one of which is…Dance!

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