Snow Desserts

Want to put some of that snow to good use?  Here are some snow dessert recipes to help! Maple Snow Cone Recipe by Chef Mom Snow Pudding Recipe by Chef Mom Snow Candy by Little House Books Snow Ice Cream … (read more)

What’s Going On This Weekend

I hesitate to put this out because I’m sure that most of this weekend’s events are cancelled.  That said, hopefully life will be back to normal by Sunday morning!  Please call venues ahead of venturing out of your house this … (read more)

My Favorite Valentines

Since we will be snowed in for the rest of today (and possibly some of tomorrow) the kids and I started working on our Valentines.  Here’s a list of my favorite Valentine’s Day ideas (with links).  Enjoy!  I’d love to … (read more)

Super Hero Dinosaurs!

This morning we made some super hero capes for our dinosaurs and had some fun playing Super Hero Dinosaurs!  Our dinosaurs have been very busy flying around the house saving princesses and small animals.  The capes have also made their … (read more)

Princess K.I.M. The Musical

LaBelle Winery & Event Center is partnering with Amherst Author and Playwright Maryann Cocca-Leffler to present a free family event.  On February 20, 2013 hear how Maryann and her creative team turned MaryAnn’s book Princess Kim into Princess K.I.M. the musical.  … (read more)

Local Story Times

I love to read with the kids!  It never ceases to amaze me that my two-year-old (who does not stand still) will sit down with me and read for 30 minutes (the power of a good book!).  So it probably … (read more)

American Girl Store Events

The American Girl Doll Store in Natick, MA has two events coming up this week that sound adorable: FREE Valentine Card Craft: On February 8th, 10th and 14th your girl can create a card and matching envelope for her special … (read more)

Kindness Counts in the Month of February

Just yesterday morning I was thinking about our Kindness Counts post for February, trying to think up ideas while running around the house making sure everyone was dressed, fed and ready for the day.  Needless to say I didn’t come … (read more)

Contest to Win Harlem Globe Trotter Tickets

Ever since I was a kid I have been very impressed with the Harlem Globe Trotters!  This is in part because I have absolutely no basketball skill whatsoever and I will never be able to spin a basketball on my … (read more)

Pottery Barn Kids Valentine’s Day Childrens Events

Pottery Barn Kids in Burlington, MA will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Doll Tea Party on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 3:00pm and 4:00pm.  This event is a teatime for children to share with their special doll or teddy.  Each … (read more)