Mom Hacks – Fun Fall Activities for Families
29 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Fun Fall Activities for Families »

Here is a collection of fun, fall activities for families. Make cherished memories this season!

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Rethinking My Stance on Sports
22 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Rethinking My Stance on Sports »

This mom wonders if she might be spoiling sports for her 12-year-old daughter altogether, by forcing her to stay in basketball when she clearly doesn't enjoy it.

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Back to School, Back to Routine!
8 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Back to School, Back to Routine! »

Back to school means back to routines for many of us. I am very much looking forward to getting back into schedules, set supper and bed times, healthy eating.

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What Specialized Pediatric Care for Children Means to Me
18 Jul
2016
By Natalie Rea

What Specialized Pediatric Care for Children Means to Me »

Boston's Floating Hospital offers pediatric services in every field – from general pediatrics to the most complex children's cancers, heart diseases & traumas.

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Falling for Paint
13 Oct
2015
By Eileen Calandro

Falling for Paint »

At this time of year, the leaves change color, the clothes we wear change shape and weight, and our world seems abundant with Read more…

Making Time for Creative, Healthy Snacking
17 Aug
2015
By Mom Central

Making Time for Creative, Healthy Snacking »

Busy kids and busy families need fuel for all the activities we plug into our days. Busy, busy, busy! All the running around our kids do requires energy for movin’ and shakin’! How to best keep snack time healthy while also making sure we add variety and different tastes? With just a little creativity, a dash of time, and a sprinkle of planning, snacks can become more than just family fuel.

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Creative First Day of School Traditions
10 Aug
2015
By Mom Central

Creative First Day of School Traditions »

Think back to your first days of school... did you sing a certain song to mark the day? Wear a special outfit? Do something unique to celebrate the beginning of another school year? The start of school gives families so many opportunities to have fun and create traditions.

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6 Tips for Back to School Success
3 Aug
2015
By Mom Central

6 Tips for Back to School Success »

How did we arrive at this time of the year already? It feels like we only just welcomed in the lazy days of summer and now our calendar says school days will arrive before we know it. As we anticipate the beginning of a new school year, we know this brings about a change of routine, shopping, excited kids, (maybe reluctant kids?), and lots of prep for success. No matter how much we get things ready, the first day of school can prove to be a bit hectic and stressful, as well as exciting and fun. This big day for our families only comes once a year! Preparing makes a huge difference.

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