New Resource: Wicked Cool Science Classes on Early Release Days
Oct28

New Resource: Wicked Cool Science Classes on Early Release Days

For anyone with kids in Newton Public Schools, we’re familiar with – and sometimes frustrated by – Early Release Days. Recently I learned of a wonderful new offering…

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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).┬áBut 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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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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Giveaway: Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Class!
Jul08

Giveaway: Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Class!

Giveaway! Are your kids always in the kitchen, wanting to help you cook? Great news! This month’s LiveNewton.net giveaway comes from Kids in the Kitchen, offering fantastic kids cooking classes in Brookline…

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Finally, Middle School Resources
May13

Finally, Middle School Resources

With one of my daughters on the cusp of middle school, I was both pleased and intrigued to discover a new page of resources for this age group rolled out on the City of Newton website. This stage, when the are kids dubbed “tweens”, is a mystery to me (I suppose all the ages are until you’re in it, neck-deep!)…

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Review: The Naan Americans Cooking Class
Apr01

Review: The Naan Americans Cooking Class

I was convinced I could never cook Indian food. (At least not well.) But recently I discovered Newton start-up The Naan Americans – an Indian food cooking class taught by Home Chefs to showcase “simple and easy recipes with a blend of modern and classic International cuisines that can be easily reproduced in your own kitchen.” I was intrigued.

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